Common Beet (Beta vulgaris) in the Beets Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Other: edible
Uses: Vegetable
Propagation: Seeds: Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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The January Not-A-Raffle-Raffle:  The Behemoth Collection of Vegetable and Annual SeedsThe January Not-A-Raffle-Raffle: The Behemoth Collection of Vegetable and Annual Seeds
January 14, 2013

For this month's raffle, in honor of Veggies and Annuals week, Chelle has shocked and thrilled us by putting forward the largest collection of seeds I've ever imagined.

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Posted by vic (North Carolina) on Jan 5, 2014 10:43 AM

Beets are tolerant of heat and resist light frost and therefore have a long growing season. Sow seeds every 3 weeks from early spring until two months before first frost date for a constant supply.

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