Beet, Burpee's Golden
- Bright orange roots
- Extremely tender
- Can be grown for salad leaves
- 50-55 days
- ±1,600 seeds/oz
Introduced in 1970 by Burpee Seed Co. Dual purpose beet for roots and greens. Roots are globe-shaped and bright orange, turning golden-yellow when cooked. Tender and mild even when large. Will not bleed like red beets. Sweet flavorful leaves. 50-55 days. ±1,600 seeds/oz.
Learn to Grow it
This crop can be direct seeded into warm soil after the last spring frost. If you sow a section or row every two or three weeks, you can get a continuous crop.
Thin: 12" Apart
Germination: 5-7 Days
Light: Sun/Partial Shade
Direct seed beets into your garden every 2-3 weeks for continuous harvests. The seeds take 5-10 days to germinate and are mature in 50 days. Leave 4-6 inches between your beets by thinning them as they mature.
There are about 1.6k seeds in an ounce of Burpee's Golden beet.