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Type: Vegetable
Seed #: 331
Common Name: Beet - Detroit Red
Latin Name: Beta vulgaris
Variety: Detroit Red
Colour: Red
Temperature: 5C - 15C (41F - 59F) (Zone 2)
Blooms: 58 days
Site: Full Sun
Height: 40cm - 45cm (16" - 18")
Spread: 30cm - 40cm (12" - 16")
Quantity: 50 Seeds
Price: $4.00

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Beet - Detroit Red


Notes: Delicious green foliage on an edible root. The foliage is an excellent source of iron. Great for container plantings. Roots are delicious fresh or cooked. Stores very well! The Detroit Red Beet is a blood-red globe-shaped root vegetable. It is cold hardy, and seeds can germinate and grow in soil temperatures as low as 5 degrees Celsius. In milder climates, seed can be sown September for February harvest. Beets prefer deep, well-drained soil and need to be kept moist for best results.


Instructions: Sow 1 to 2 cm deep. Germination 10 to 12 days.Sow in early spring, 3 to 4 weeks before the last frost. Growing during hot temperature periods should be avoided to prevent bolting.


Medicinal: As a herbal medicine Beet is used to treat a wide of ailments relating to digestion and the blood. Don't throw away the green leafy tops as they can like spinach Rich in beta-carotene, folic acid, chlorophyll, potassium, vitamin c, and iron. Beetroot is a traditional treatment used with leukemia patients. Beetroot blood-red an amino acid has anti-cancer properties. Red beet therapy, consisting of consuming of approximately two pounds of raw, mashed beets daily, well-drained. (includes cancer). Favourable research results have also been reported in beets aiding in the prevention of colon and stomach cancer.


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(Phaseolus vulgaris)   (Sanguisorba poterium)   (Lactuca sativa)

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