Beetroot Cylindra

Beta vulgaris
  • Long cylindrical root growing to 20cm
  • Great for slicing
  • Heirloom

$2.50$3.50 inc GST

Cylindra Beetroot

$2.50$3.50 inc GST

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Product Description
Planting Guide

Product Description

Long cylindrical roots that grow to 20cm by 5cm. Smooth dark red skin with dark red interior; sweet flavour. Easy to peel. The unique shape of this variety makes it ideal for slicing and pickling. Plant has small red/green leaves. Bolt resistant. Saves space in the garden because it can be planted closer together than other varieties. A beautiful, cylindrical beet that is easy to grow and even easier to slice! The roots never go ‘woody,’ maintaining their sweetness and tenderness throughout the long growing season. Also known as the “Butter Slicer” because of its superb texture and easy slicing. A Danish heirloom

Planting Guide

Method: Direct or Seedling Trays
Planting Depth: 15mm
Best Planting Season/s: , ,
Germination: 5 to 10 days at 10-30C
Life Cycle: Annual
Row Spacing: 50cm
Plant Spacing: 10cm
Position: Full sun
Days to maturity/flowering: 50-70 days