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Rockport, ME 04856


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Beta vulgaris ‘Detroit Dark Red’ Heirloom Beet

Beta vulgaris ‘Detroit Dark Red’ Heirloom Beet

Top notch heirloom variety, well-known for high-quality roots.

Tops are strong. A standard type for the home garden or direct market sales. Uniform, 3″ round roots store well and are excellent for fresh eating or canning. First developed by a Mr. Reeves of Port Hope, Ontario, Canada and further selected for improvements by D.M. Ferry & Co., who officially released it in 1892 as Detroit Dark Red.

  • Quality tops
  • Uniform 3″ roots

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