Beets

Cylindra (Heirloom)

Characteristics:  Unique cylindrical beet with roots 5-6" long.  This is a favorite with chefs due to the uniform slices and ease of peeling.

Growing Period:  56 days

Seed Supplier: Early's Farm and Garden Centre

Seed Quality: Standard

 

Detroit Dark Red (Heirloom)

Characteristics:  This is a classic heirloom variety known for its high quality roots which store well and are excellent for fresh eating or canning. 

Growing Period:  58 days

Seed Supplier: T & T Seeds

Seed Quality: Standard

Guardsmark Chioggia (Heirloom)

Characteristics:  Unique and beautiful candy-striped beet

Growing Period:  60 days

Seed Supplier: High Mowing Organic Seeds

Seed Quality: Organic

 

Touchstone Gold (Heirloom)

Characteristics:  Improved gold beet with mild flavour and vibrant colour retained in cooking

Growing Period:  55 days

Seed Supplier: High Mowing Organic Seeds

Seed Quality: Organic

Early Wonder Tall Top

Characteristics:  A sure crop for early spring greens and roots.  Quick-growing arching tops are perfect for early beet greens, while roots size up quickly for bunched baby beets.

Growing Period:  35 days baby greens

Seed Supplier: High Mowing Organic Seeds

Seed Quality: Organic

Bull's Blood

Characteristics:  Striking dark red-purple leaves provide incredible contrast in salad mixes.

Growing Period:  35 days baby greens

Seed Supplier: High Mowing Organic Seeds

Seed Quality: Organic

 

 

 

 

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