About This Variety

Beta vulgaris
Seeds Per Packet: 120
Price Per Packet: $4.00
Days To Maturity: 55-60 days

Also known as Golden Beet and Burpee’s Golden, this variety was introduced before 1828. A dual-purpose beet, its leaves are sweet and flavorful, its globe-shaped orange roots are tender and mild even when large, and turn golden yellow during cooking. Ideally suited for salads since they do not bleed. Stores well.