Detroit Golden Beets are a rich, golden-yellow globe beet with faint light striping and very sweet! Golden beets will not bleed staining juices. Excellent for snacking, slicing in sandwiches, pickling, or pureeing for soups, smoothies, hummus, and sauces. Beet greens and microgreens can be added to salads or used as garnishes. Both the roots and greens are nutritious - rich in vitamins C, A, and fiber.
Also Known As: Yellow Beets, Orange Beets, Sunset Beets, Golden Beetroot
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||Beet, Detroit Golden
|Days to Germinate:||7-14
|Days to Harvest:||59
|Country of Origin:||United States|
|Sunlight:||Full Sun, Partial Shade|
|Seeds Packed For**:||2023|
**Seeds are freshly packed for the growing season of the year listed. Seeds are still viable beyond pack date. Store in a cool and dry location such as the refrigerator or basement to best preserve germination rates.
Soil Preparation and Fertilizing:
Planting:In southern states, beets can be grown all winter. Farther north, beets can be planted as soon as the soil can be worked in Spring. Soil temperature should be at least 40F for beet seeds to sprout. Use a hoe handle or stick to make a 1/2 inch furrow deep down the center of the ridge. Plant 1-2 seeds in the furrows spaced 1-2 inches apart within the rows. Cover lightly with loose soil then sprinkle with water. In hot weather, you may optionally cover seed with sands or light-colored mulch. You may make several plantings 3 weeks apart for a continuous supply of beets.
|Planting Depth:||1/2 inch|
Care During the Season:
|% Daily Value*|
|Total Fat 0.2 g||0%|
|Saturated fat 0 g||0%|
|Polyunsaturated fat 0.1 g|
|Monounsaturated fat 0 g|
|Cholesterol 0 mg||0%|
|Sodium 106 mg||4%|
|Potassium 442 mg||12%|
|Total Carbohydrate 13 g||4%|
|Dietary fiber 3.8 g||15%|
|Sugar 9 g|
|Protein 2.2 g||4%|
|Vitamin A||0%||Vitamin C||11%|
|Vitamin D||0%||Vitamin B-6||5%|
|*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.|