Beet: Detroit Dark Red

Beet: Detroit Dark Red - Seeds & Bulbs

Detroit Dark Red

Tender, sweet, and extremely nutritious, this root vegetable is much better tasting when home grown. The greens are every bit as good as chard or spinach.

Days to Maturity: 60
When to Sow Outside: 3 - 4 weeks before last frost. In very warm climates, sow in September.
When to Sow Inside: Sow directly outdoors
Seed Depth: 1"
Seed Spacing: 1"
Row Spacing: 12'
Days to Emerge: 5 to 25, depending on soil temperature.
Thinning: When 1" tall thin to 3" to 5" apart

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