Introduced nearly a century ago and still one of the fabvourites for main crop sowing. Deep red flesh, marvellous flavour and stores well. Easy to grow and much more tasty than fresh shop bought beetroot. It should be harvested just at the right time when the size of a tennis ball.
Seed Count - 275
When to sow
April to June
Sow thinly in shallow drills 2cm (3/4") deep with 30cm (12") between rows.
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