WK Johnsons Beetroot Chioggia Seeds

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Covid Freight

Plants ordered on Thursday and Friday will be dispatched on the following Monday to avoid dehydration over the weekend. With the increased Covid restrictions our Freight times are 2 days for South Island and 4-5 days for North Island *Once the package is with the courier. Please note that all our plants are shipped from our Christchurch base.

Price per item: $5.99
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    The wonderfully flavoured roots of these Italian heirloom beets are guaranteed to draw attention with their unmistakable pink and white flesh. The colour is best preserved if beets are steamed or used raw.

     

    CAN BE USED IN:

    SALADS – BAKE – STEAM – SOUP – ROAST – PICKLE

     

    SOWING DIRECTIONS

    When: Late Winter through to Autumn.
    Where: Direct into growing position in well cultivated, fertile soil.
    How: Sow 12mm (½in) deep in rows 30cm (12in) apart. Firm gently and keep moist.
    Care: Thin out to 10cm (4in) apart when large enough to handle. Seedlings emerge in 10-14 days. Harvest: 10-12 weeks from sowing.
    Harvest: 10 -12 weeks from sowing
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