Beetroot Boston 250 seeds (VEG334)
An improved boltardy variety producing round roots with smooth skin and good colour and texture. Slow bolting making this ideal for early sowings. Can be pulled young for baby veg, sow Feb to Aug harvest April to Oct.
Beta vulgaris General Sowing information: Pre soaking beetroot seed in warm water 0.5 - 1 hour before sowing will speed up germination. Sow seeds in situ in Spring when the ground has warmed up and successional sowings to early summer. Thinly Sow 1cm deep in rows 30cm apart. Thin seedlings to 8cm apart. Early sowings can be made indoors in modules/trays and planted out at 5cm tall after all risk of frost has passed.