Cylindrical, dark reddish purple roots. Deliciously tasty, averaging 5″ long and 2″ in diameter. Easy to cut in uniform slices for cooking or canning with little waste. Large healthy tops for bunching. Plant 6″ apart in rows 12″ to 18″ apart. Amend soil with compost and lime. Harvest at any stage from baby beets to 4″ size. Use small greens for salads, steam larger greens.
50-55 days to maturity, full sun.
Jumbo 606 – 6 per flat