Organic Bull’s Blood Beet (Beta vulgaris)
Deep burgundy foliage helps the Bull’s Blood beet live up to its dramatic name. Add those striking leaves to salads for a flavorful, nutritious kick! This cool-weather crop also produces sweet, tender roots that taste best when harvested young.
- 100 seeds minimum
- Germination: 5-10 days
- Maturity: 55-60 days
- Direct sow ½” deep in full sun as soon as soil can be worked.
- Sow 12-15 seeds per foot; thin to 3" apart when seedlings are 1-2" tall. Plant rows 12" apart.
- Plant again in late summer for a fall harvest.