The most popular, all-purpose red beet. It is uniform and smooth, with a dark blood red flesh that is sweet and tasty, and attractive foliage that can be picked as salad greens. This variety was first introduced way back in the 19th century.
When to Plant
Zone 1: September – April
Zone 2: July – April
Zone 3: Any
Zone 4: Any
Soil Well dug through soil that is free-draining. Prepare soil with cow manure and compost a week before planting.
Soil pH Level 6.5-7.0
Position Full sun to part shade
How to Plant Sow directly into the patch at a depth of 1cm. It is a good idea to soak the seeds in water overnight prior to planting to help with germination. Once the seeds have germinated you will need to thin out the seedlings to allow adequate space for the rest to grow.
Companion Plants Onions
Approximate no. of seeds 60
Store Pick Up
Free collection from the nursery is available between 9-5 everyday. We will send you an email when your order is ready for collection. Usually within 24 hours.
We offer complimentary delivery within 10kms of Albert Park for orders over $200.
For smaller orders there is a $20 fee and we usually can work within a same day to two day schedule depending on your location.
For deliveries further than 10kms please call the nursery to discuss costs.
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Several types of goods are exempt from being returned. Perishable goods such as plants cannot be returned without any reasonable reason.
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Only regular priced items may be refunded, unfortunately sale items cannot be refunded.
Return shipping of items (Change of Mind)
Return shipping cost on change of mind will need to be covered by the customer
We are only able to refund the returned/exchanged items once we receive them in the same condition as when they were sent and with original packaging intact (if applicable).