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Beetroot Boltardy produces an excellent crop of sweet, tender beetroot, perfect for early sowings due to its bolting resistance. AGM variety.
Boltardy Broad Bean Seeds
Beetroot Boltardy is one of the most well known and popular beetroot varieties available today. Producing globe shaped with a striking deep red colour, this beetroot is tender, super sweet and packed full of flavour.
Perfect for early sowing due to being bolt-resistant it's clear why this is an RHS AGM variety.
Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 15cm (6").
Can you soak your Boltardy beetroot seeds before planting out? To help the germination process you can soak your Boltardy beetroot seeds overnight. Once they begin to sink you can plant them out into the garden!
What type of soil should I sow my Boltardy beetroot seeds in? Beetroot will grow in most soil conditions, however it's known not to grow well in alkaline and acid rich soil. It is recommended that you use fertile soil, so you can mulch your soil with rotted manure/compost before sowing your seeds.
What are good companion plants for beetroot? Boltardy beetroot shouldn't be planted near field mustard but can be good companions with: Onions, Beans, Lettuce, Cabbage and Radish.
- Average Germination Time
- 7 - 10 Days
- Sowing Method
- Direct to Ground
- Grow in Greenhouse
- Optional for Overwinter Crop
- Packet Seed Count
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