Golden Detroit Beet is an OPEN-POLLINATED, HEIRLOOM that maturews in 60 days. Savory golden beet with delicious greens! Pale orange, 2-3″round beet that is tender with a sweet mild flavor. Golden Detroit Beet’s vibrant orange-yellow color makes a wonderful addition to salads and meals. Cooked it turns buttercup yellow, does not bleed and melts in your mouth. Light green, with gold veined leaves also mix well into salads. One of the best tasting raw beets that is extremely healthy. Resistant to C, F, HG. 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.