Ruby Queen Beets are bright red with short tops. The semi-globe roots have a sweet, buttery texture. For best flavor, harvest when the root's diameter is 4-5 cm (1 1/2-2"). Roots may be used fresh, diced, canned, pickled or frozen.
Product Weight: 5 grams / approximately 225-250 seeds
Plant Type: Vegetable
Flavor: Wonderful earthy flavor
Days to Harvest: 48 to 55 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.