- Red Ace F1 is a very vigorous grower and produces outstanding quality and uniform roots. The roots are of the deepest red colour and makes for a regular showbench winner.
- Pack size: 200 Seeds
WHEN TO SOWMarch to July
WHERE TO SOWSow thinly in shallow drills 1.5cm (1/2") deep with 30cm (12") between rows.
WHAT TO DO NEXTThin the seedlings gradually as they grow to an eventual spacing of 10cm (4"). Do not transplant. Only needs watering when there is a drought. Lift carefully and leave about 5cm (2") of the stalks to prevent bleeding when cooking.
HARVESTJune to October
NUTRITIONAL VALUESBeetroot is rich in beta carotene and folic acid.
HANDY TIPIf growing for exhibition , lift roots the day before the show and put in salt water for 2 hours to enhance the red colour.
- Manufacturer Code10531A