Beta vulgaris. Can't choose which beet to grow? Try this multicoloured beet blend. Each packet includes Merlin, Detroit Supreme, Early Wonder Tall Top, Touchstone Gold, and Cylindra seeds. Get the most variety out of this colourful, tasty, dynamic blend of beet seeds. This easy to grow vegetable may be eaten from foliage to root. Beets can grow in cool months and can take some frost. Beets are high in Vitamin C, folic acid, antioxidants, minerals, fibre, and potassium. They also contain betaine, a compound that is essential for cardiovascular health.
Matures in 50-65 days. (Open-pollinated seeds)
Beets are incredibly healthy eating. Both the roots and the leaves are an excellent source of antioxidants, minerals, and vitamin C. They also contain betaine, a compound that is essential for cardiovascular health. Eat them raw, cooked, pickled – you can even make beet chips! Most important, it is very easy to grow beets from seed.