BEETROOT 'Derwent Globe'

BEETROOT 'Derwent Globe'
Beta vulgaris

This old Tasmanian variety was grown by Yates during the last century. The deep red, globe shaped beetroots are very tender and juicy. It can be eaten raw or cooked. The young leaves can be used in salads. Best grown in lighter soils, with good drainage, but well watered over the summer months. Keep mulched. Takes about 60 days to mature. 200 seeds

Price: $3.50
Sowing Periods
Cool Climate Periods Sep 1st Mar 31st
Mild Climate Periods Aug 1st Aug 31st
Tropical Climate Periods Jan 1st Dec 30th