Beetroot Burpees Golden organic

£0.99

A hard to find Golden globe variety producing roots with a most attractive bright golden-yellow colour, retained when cooked, of a delicious flavor.

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Beetroot Burpees Golden organic

Beetroot Burpees Golden organic. A hard to find Golden globe variety producing roots with a most attractive bright golden-yellow colour, retained when cooked, of a delicious flavor.  Mature roots do not become fibrous and avoids the red bleeding / staining of normal varieties.  In addition the tops can be harvested and utilized as spinach throughout the season.  Good resistance to bolting and stores well.  55 days

Cultivation Advice Beetroot Burpees Golden organic

  • Sow seeds in situ in Spring after the last frost when the ground has warmed up and then plant successive sowings to early summer.
  • Thinly Sow 1cm deep in rows 30cm apart. Thin seedlings to 8cm apart.
  • Early sowings can be made indoors / heated greenhouse in modules / trays and planted out at 5cm tall after all risk of frost has passed.
  • Pre soaking seed in warm water 0.5 – 1 hour before sowing will speed up germination.