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SKU Code: V 650
Characteristics: Root vegetable
Seed per packet: Approx. 30
Seed per gram: Approx. 60
An excellent F1 variety with and exceptionally good round uniform shape and colour with a smooth skin and extremely rich red flesh.
A sweet tasting variety with a great texture with the ability to stand for a long period in the ground without becoming woody.
A great table or exhibition Beetroot that is a Royal Horticultural Society winner of "Award of Garden Merit"
Adaptable to most good garden soils, prefers an open sunny position. Avoid deformed beets by planting them in loose soil free from stones or rocks.
Tropical: Autumn, Winter Spring
Temperate: Winter to Mid-Autumn
Cool climate: Spring to Early Autumn
Sow: 12mm deep
For best results grow in trays of a quality seed raising mix transplant when 6cm high. Alternatively sow direct and thin to strongest plant.
Plant space: 10-12cm
Row Space: 20-25cm
Germination: 10-14 days
Maturity: 8-10 weeks
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.