Enclosed seeds are for planting purposes only and are not for human consumption.
Burpee® Beet Seeds. Vegetable. Detroit dark red, medium top. 5.5 g. Extremely sweet, perfectly round beets, 3" across, have deep red skin and dark red flesh. Medium sized tops. Outdoor sown. Apr-Aug. Mar-May & Aug-Oct. Mar-June & Aug-Sept. Jan-Mar & Aug-Oct. © 2017 All rights Reserved.
Sow in well-worked soil after danger of frost in spring. In frost-free areas, sow in fall. Sow thinly in rows 12" apart and cover with 1/2" of fine soil. Firm lightly and keep evenly moist. Seedlings emerge in 14-21 days. Thin to stand about 3" apart when seedlings are 1-2" tall. Full sun (6+ hours). 59 Days to harvest. Depth 1/2". Thin 3". Container friendly. 12 Plants per 12" Container (or plant in ground).
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