Dig when 2-3" in diameter. Sow 1" deep in rows 14-18" apart. Thin to 3" apart.
seajda's Beets Seeds Care Instructions
Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 0.99 inches (2.54 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.5 inches (1.27 cm) if planning to sow direct.
Ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant - Beetroot 'Detroit Dark Red' is known for growing to a height of approximately 0.9 cm (that's 0.35 inches in imperial).
Remember to water moderately.
Beetroot 'Detroit Dark Red' tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 6.5 and 7.0 meaning it does best in acidic to neutral soil.
More information about Beets Seeds is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Beets Seeds Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
Seed Starting Schedule
- Sow Indoor