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Beets

Beets

The natural dye of beets are perhaps its most intriguing aspect, a sentiment appreciated for thousands of years. Yet, interestingly, beets come in white and yellow as well. This wizened vegetable has the highest sugar content of any other vegetable. The root and tops are both rich in beta-carotene, as well as iron and calcium

Hardiness

Half-Hardy

Maturation 

Period

65

days

Planting period

Early April to Early June

companion 

vegetables

Beans, Cabbage, Cauliflower, Corn, Lettuce, Peas, Radishes, Sunflowers

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