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Beetroot Alto F1

Description

Beetroot seeds - Alto F1 RHS Award

Sweet long cylindrical roots which are perfect for slicing. They have a rich red smooth skins, and inside they have rich red, ring-less inner flesh. Grows to heights of 25-30cm. Alto beetroot is easy to grow and will store well over a long period.
Hardy Annual

Product Part Number: 10529

Pack Size: 300 Seeds

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Price (Inc. VAT): £1.95

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When to Sow Alto F1 Beetroot Seeds

March to July. Seedlings should begin to show around 14 days.

Where to Sow

Sow thinly in shallow drills 1.5cm (1/2") 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. Only needs watering when there is a drought. Lift carefully and leave about 5cm (2") of stalk to prevent bleeding when cooking.

Harvest

12-16 weeks after sowing

Handy Tip

Soil should be rich and moist.

Nutritional Values

Beetroot is rich in beta carotene and folic acid.

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