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Beetroot Seeds - Albina Vereduna
£1.99
Beetroot Seeds - Albina Vereduna

Beetroot Seeds - Albina Vereduna

Beta vulgaris

This white beetroot is sweeter and less earthy tasting than regular, with tasty, nutritious leaves. These make a great addition to any salad. It can also be grown quite large without going woody. An ideal variety to grow if you have children, as it won’t stain fingers or clothes.

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This white beetroot is sweeter and less earthy tasting than regular, with tasty, nutritious leaves. These make a great addition to any salad. It can also be grown quite large without going woody. An ideal variety to grow if you have children, as it won’t stain fingers or clothes.

Colour:White

Resistance to Disease:False

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:True

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Scented:False

Height:31-40cm

Cut Flower:False

Edible Flower:False

Spread:11-20cm

Spacing:1-10cm

Organic:False

Good For Dried Flowers:False

Drought Resistant:False

RHS Award of Garden Merit:False

Vegetables recommended by the NIAB:False

Award Winners in Fleuroselect Trials:False

Soil Type:ALL

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Containers:True

Hanging Baskets:False

Beds & Borders:True

Rockeries:False

Climbers:False

Greenhouse, Glass House or Home:False

Prefers Full Sun:False

Grows in Sun or Partial Shade:True

Grows in Sun or Shade:False

Partial or Full Shade:False

Shade:False

F1 Variety:False

Hardy Annual:False

Half Hardy Annual:False

Greenhouse Annual:False

Hardy Biennial:False

Greenhouse Biennial:False

Hardy Perennial:False

Tender Perennial:False

Half Hardy Perennial:False

Greenhouse Perennial:False

Shrub:False

Butterflies:False

Birds:False

Bees:False

Crops 12-16 weeks from sowing. F1 hybrids last longer in good condition than ordinary types. In a sunny spot sow seed thinly in drills (straight shallow grooves) made 30cm (12”) apart and cover with about 1.25cm (½”) of soil. Thin resulting seedlings to 5–7cm (2–3”) apart. Alternatively for raised beds you can sow in small blocks with a spacing of 5–7cm (2-3”) each way which is more space efficient. Sow bolt-resistant varieties March-April and other varieties late April to July, for continuous cropping from June-December! Row length per pack: 7.5m (25'). Harvest June-December.

HEALTH BENEFITS: A proven superfood! Roots are rich in potassium and folate plus some vitamin C. The young leaves are rich in beta carotene, calcium and iron. CULINARY TIPS: Don’t waste the leaves, use them like spinach! Cooking can actually increase the nutrient value. Cook the young leaves or use them in salads.
 

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