Seed Saving: Beginners
Detroit Beetroot (Veta Bulgaris)
Detroit Beetroot (Veta bulgaris): ancient variety brought into the USA at the end of the 17th century, it is also widely expanded in Europe because of its earliness and ease of cultivation. The blood red root is sweet, the leaves are green and hold veins as red as the root. This is one of the best beets, and completes our thorough list of this ecotype.