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Detroit Dark Red - Item # 1936 - Plantation Products

Detroit Dark Red

Botanical Name:

Beta vulgaris

Days to Maturity:

58 - 63

Plant Characteristics:
• Tuberous Type
• Cool season

Tuberous type; however, leaves can be used. For decades, THE most popular variety of Beets among home gardeners! Open-pollinated Heirloom with smooth, uniform, globe-shaped, deep-red roots up to 3 inches across. The green tops reach 12 to 15 inches and have a maroon tinge. Incredibly sweet flesh even when harvested as baby beets.

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