Seed Freaks - Beetroot - Ruby Queen
Seed Freaks – Beetroot – Ruby Queen
BEETROOT: RUBY QUEEN
A deep red uniformly sized beetroot with excellent flavour. Short top greens.
In 1957 it was judged to be one of the top 9 best vegetables.
Use the thinnings as baby beets and grow the remainder to full size.
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 200 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN
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