45-55 day. A beautiful Italian heirloom beet from Chioggia, Italy. Also known as the candy cane beet or bullseye beet, it has concentric rings of red and white, making for beautiful slices. A mild and sweet beet, it is excellent sliced and grilled, tossed with a little balsamic vinegar, olive oil and sea salt. The leaves are green with green veins, and are delicious as well.
Minimum of 100 seeds per packet.
Planting Depth: 1/2 inch
Plant Spacing: 4 inches
Row Spacing: 12-18 inches
Direct seed 2-4 weeks before last frost and continue until a month before the first frost in the fall.