Heirloom Vegetable and Herb Seeds for the Backyard Gardener

Beetroot - Golden


Beetroot - Golden

Beta vulgaris

A rich orange beetroot with golden interior, this beetroot is sweet and tender even when large. The tender new leaves are excellent in salads. 

Sow 2cm deep; Space 20 - 30 cm apart; Germination period between 10-14 days; Soil temperatures between 7˚C and 25˚C; Harvest time approx. 8-10 weeks.

Beetroot seeds are a seed cluster and thinning of seedlings is required. Seedlings require plenty of moisture. Beetroot tolerates most types of soil. Best results are gained with light, sandy soil in a sunny position.

Seed quantity - 60