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McKenzie Seed – Beet Detroit Dark Red Organic

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McKenzie Seed – Beet Detroit Dark Red Organic


The perfect all purpose variety. Medium early variety. Dark red round roots that are sweet, tender and fine-grained throughout. Ideal for use fresh, canned, pickled and frozen. Tops are great for salads too! Beets grow quickly and can be re-sown every 2 weeks until mid-summer.



Plant Type: Vegetable

Flavor: Incredibly sweet taste for beets

Preparation Ideas: Eat it fresh, can it, or even pickled.

Days to Germination: 10 to 12 days

Days to Maturity: 50 to 60 days

Planting Depth: 1.3 cm (1/2″)

Instructions: Sow seed directly in soil once all danger of frost has passed. Plant in fertile well drained soil. Water adequately in dry weather.

Suggestions: To prevent beet bleeding, it is best to remove the skin after cooking.

Product Weight: 4.5 grams