Franchi Seeds Beetroot 'Detroit'

Beetroot 'Detroit' Seeds



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Detroit is an early variety beetroot with bright red, extra sweet flesh and a smooth thin skin. Around 3 inches in diameter, the bulb is best harvested when the size of a tennis ball and it will store well.

Franchi, established in 1783, is the oldest family-run seed company in the world. It specialises in endangered and heritage vegetable varieties, inspiring growers to support biodiversity by planting something slightly different from the mainstream.

  • Sow: March - end June
  • Harvest: May - July
Details & Care
  • Recyclable packet
  • Horticultural name: Beta vulgaris L