All the sweetness of the beet, without the polarizing earthiness—the brilliant Badger Flame is here to redeem the beet’s dirty reputation. From seed: 80 days to maturity; 55 days for small beets. Text and photo courtesy of Row 7 Seed Company.
Care: Space transplants 3” apart in rows 12-18” apart. Full sun and well-drained soil.
Late-season vegetables adapted to tolerate both the heat of late summer and the cool nights of fall. Harvest in late summer or fall. See our Fall & Winter Vegetable Guide for specific planting/harvest times & freeze-out temperatures.