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Beetroot Seeds - Boston

  • Catalogue Code 1020-2036
  • Pack Contents: Sufficient seed for 15ft / 4.5m row

Beetroot Boston seeds are ideal for early sowing due to its resistance to bolting.

Beetroot also makes a really worthwhile autumn crop and this variety is one of the very best.

Pull them young as baby beets. They make a wonderful autumn salad addition or served warm with a white sauce.

Will stand well.

Row Spacing
12in / 30cm
Sowing distance
4in / 10cm

Features

  • Will flower well in full sun

Growing Calendar for Beetroot Seeds - Boston

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Beetroot Seeds - Boston 1020-2036

Slow to Bolt  -  Ideal for Early Sowing

SOW OUTDOORS - March-August, thinly, direct into the required harvest position, 1in (2½cm) deep in rows 12in (30cm) apart.  Keep soil moist at all times.

GROW ON - Thin seedlings to 4in (10cm) apart. For baby beets, thin to 2in (5cm) 

TIP -  Bolt resistant varieties can be sown early, as soon as the soil begins to warm up or under cloches.  Use thinnings as baby leaf. Use fleece to protect crop from frost or cold wind.  Twist off the tops to prevent ''bleeding''

Standard Seeds. E. U. Rules and Standards.

16-Apr-2016
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31-Mar-2016
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