BEETROOT Bilbo F1 - 100 Seeds
This is a bulbing hybrid beetroot for fresh, baby and processing beetroot markets. It has very uniformly smooth, dark red, globe-shaped bulbs with a fine taproot. The plant has strong, dark green and robust tops for bunching
It is a slow bolting variety.
Sweet and tasty it is an excellent item for both table and exhibition use and ideal for growing in containers. The young leaves are also delicious in summer salads or as a tasty alternative to spinach.
Health Benefits of Beetroots
- Help You Lose Weight
- Helps lower blood pressure
- Boost Your Stamina
- Some Anti-Cancer Properties
- Supports your liver
- Rich in Valuable Nutrients and Fiber
- Many Nutrients in Few Calories
- Fight Inflammation
- Improve Digestive Health
- Support Brain Health
Sow seeds direct or in punnets in winter/ cooler times in tropics and anytime in milder climates. Space plants 10cms apart in rows 20cms wide.
Harvest leaves after 35 days and after 60 days for the root.
Propagation note will be supplied with a seed packet.
These seeds are treated with a fungicide (Thiram), do not eat the seeds or feed them to animals. It does not affect your crops or harm insects such as bees. The seeds are strictly for propagation or growing in the garden only. The resultant crop is edible.
Fungicide treatment is an AQIS (Biosecurity, Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment, Government of Australia) requirement for certain seeds varieties. If your packet has been treated, it will be well marked with a warning and the seeds will be dyed a distinct colour.
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