Seed Freaks - Beetroot - Chioggia
Seed Freaks – Beetroot – Chioggia
Striking heirloom with concentric red and white ‘target’ rings.
Often called bulls eye beet.
Tender flesh with green leaves. Slice thinly in salads to retain colours and add a pop of panache to your plate!
Good fresh, roasted, or pickled.
WHEN TO PLANT
Cool Climate: SEP – JUN
Temperate: JUL – MAY
Sub – Tropical: FEB – NOV
Tropical: MAR, APR, MAY, JUN
Arid: FEB – OCT
Rich, well-drained soil
Soak seed for 2 hours and direct sow.
Thin to 10cm apart, either transplant or eat as microgreens.
DAYS TO HARVEST
APPROX 100 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN
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