Beets - Detroit Red
Detroit Dark Red is the perfect all-purpose beet variety. This medium-early variety produces round, dark red roots. These beets are very enjoyable, growing tender and fine-grained throughout. Ideal for use fresh, canned, pickled and frozen. Tops are great for salads too!
Sow in rows as early as the ground can be worked. After planting, press down covering with soil firmly. It performs best in full sun and well drained soil.
Planting Depth: 1.3 cm (1/2")
Plantling Spacing: 8 cm (3")
Row Spacing: 30 cm (12")