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Avalanche Beet

Award Winner Delicious Cooked or Raw


A beet that will turn people into beet lovers! This 2015 All- America Selections award winner has creamy white, round roots that are very sweet with no earthy beet taste or bitter aftertaste. Delicious cooked or eaten raw. 50 DAYS.
  • Zone 3 - 9 annual
  • Height 10-24 inches
  • Germination 5 - 8 days at 50 - 85 degrees
  • Shade Required full sun

This item ships in both Spring & Fall

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  • Botanical Name: Beta vulgaris 'Avalanche'
  • Height: 10-24 inches
  • Spacing: 3 inches apart
  • Depth: 1/4 inch deep
  • Spread: 6 inches
  • Sun/Shade: full sun
  • Foliage: Leafy green
  • Fruit: Creamy white round very sweet. 2 ¾- 3 1/2 inch root size. About 9 oz root weight
  • Days To Maturity: 50 days
  • Form: Round root, with bushy, upright foliage
  • Soil Requirements: Fertile, well-drained soil
  • Seed Count: 200 seed pkt
  • Pruning: Use thinning of tops and roots for salad.
  • Comments: Mild, sweet taste. Good raw eating quality because there is no earthy beety taste or bitter aftertaste. Creamy white color. A beet for people who don't like beets! Avalanche's sweet, mild taste is sure to win over skeptics! Delicious cooked and raw.

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