Gaia Organic Seeds - Detroit Dark Red Beet
All seeds are grown organically in Ottawa, Ontario and follow strict certification guidelines to guarantee top quality seeds. Gaia Organic Seeds passion lies in sustaining biodiversity in the plants we consume!
Detroit Dark Red Beet | Certified Organic by Ecocert Canada Beta vulgaris | Biennial | Open Pollinated | Heirloom
A superb quality heirloom variety, extensively known for high-quality roots. Strong tops, uniform 3” round beets and good for eating and canning.
Planting tip: Direct seed after all danger of frost has passed. For fall planting seed 6-8 weeks before fall frost.
Harvesting tip: Harvest as needed. Harvest any size.
Storage tip: Store at 0°C and 95% humidity. Cut tops 1” above the base of the stem. Put in plastic bags to retain moisture.