(Beta vulgaris) Danish heirloom. Elongated beet resembles a carrot
and produces uniform round slices for eating and
processing. Sweet dark red flesh is free from rings
and the skin is easy to peel. Can be planted closer
together than globe-shaped varieties. 46-80 days.
Green Thumb Tip Sow seeds outdoors as soon as soil can be worked
in spring. Seeds will germinate in 5-10 days. Can
be planted at two-week intervals for continuous
harvests. All parts of the beet plant are edible. ± 2,300 seeds/oz
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