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GARDENER'S CHOICE. RHS Award
Beetroot seeds - 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. Outstanding quality! The plants reach heights of 45cm tall. Germination is quick - seedlings can appear in as little as 5-7 days.
Product Part Number: 10502
When to sow
When to Sow Boltardy Beetroot Seeds
March to July. Germnation can take place in as little as 5-7 days.
Where to Sow
Sow thinly in shallow drills 1.5cm (½") 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.
June to October
Rich in beta carotene calcium, iron & 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. Can be sown in June to produce baby beet in the autumn.