This variety is sweeter and milder than other beets with an inviting gold color. The plant produces good yields of large bright golden beets that are best harvested small, but will not become fibrous when large. Leaves can be eaten as greens.
Long variety. A high quality, late-ripening variety, producing sturdy, dark crimson, cylindrical roots which slice beautifully! It is slow to bolt, shows good disease resistance and stores well over a long period. 55 days to harvest.
One of the best beets for canning, Detroit is tender, sweet, and extremely nutritious. Along with being canned these dark red globes can be boiled, steamed, pickled, baked, or frozen making them one of the best beets on the market.
Scarlet Supreme produces bright red globes that size up fast. These beets have a sweet, buttery smooth flavor even kids will enjoy. They also produce some of the best beet greens that can be eaten fresh or cooked and are full of nutrients.