Item Number: 10502
Beetroot Boltardy is the most popular choice for early sowing, good resistance to bolting. Produces medium size globe shaped roots of superb deep red with no rings. GOOD RESISITANCE TO BOLTING
Seed Count: 275
WHEN TO SOW
MArch to May/June
WHERE TO SOW
Sow thinly in shallow drills 1.5cm (3/4") deep with 30cm (12") between rows.
WHAT TO DO NEXT
Thin the seedlings gradually as they grow to an eventual spacing of 10cm (4"). Do not transplant.
Rich in Beta carotene, calcium, iron and folic acid.
Can be sown in early March in a cold frame or under cloches for an earlier crop. Not out of place in a flower garden with its pretty foliage.