Detroit Dark Red is the perfect all-purpose beet variety. This medium-early variety produces round, dark red roots. These beets are fine-grained throughout and are ideal for use fresh, canned, pickled and frozen. Tops are great for salads.
Product Weight: 4.5 grams / approximately 225-240 seeds
Plant Type: Vegetable
Flavor: Wonderful earthy flavor
Days to Harvest: 50 to 60 days
Days to Seed Germination: 10 to 12 days
Seed Planting Depth: 1.3 cm (1/2")
Row Spacing: 30 cm (12")
Plant Spacing: 8 cm (3")
Planting Instructions: Sow in rows as early as the ground can be worked. After planting, press down covering with soil firmly. It performs best in full sun and well drained soil.