Detroit Dark Red Beet is an (OPEN-POLLINATED) HEIRLOOM. 55 days. Most popular, old standard, all-purpose red beet! Uniform 3″ round, smooth root with a small tap root. Blood red flesh is sweet, tender, and tasty. Detroit Dark Red Beet is a prolific, good keeper. 14″ tall tops make good greens. C, FM, HG, P Approximately 1,500 seeds per ounce or 24,000 seeds per pound
Companions: Bush Beans, cabbage family, lettuce, onion. Ally: Garlic improves growth and flavor. Enemies: Pole beans and beets stunt each other’s growth.
Each seed packet contains approximately 90 seeds. Available from SeedGro, an American brand offering only the best natural, non-GMO, open-pollinated, hybrid, and heirloom untreated seeds.