60 days. The Egyptian beet came to us from Germany in 1865 and was further developed by Crosby and released in 1885. It has a smooth skin, produces uniform sized beets that are tender with good flavor.
Minimum of 200 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.