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Chioggia Beet Interior
Chioggia Beet Interior

Chioggia (Candy Stripe) (UT)


Untreated Seed

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Product Description

Untreated Seed
This is a beautiful and vivacious looking beet that has a very sweet flavor. Easily recognized due to its prominent wine red & white rings. A must have for farmer’s markets!
Chioggia is an Italian heirloom from the town of Chioggia, near Venice, and has been popular since the early 1800s. It’s beautiful and sweet flavored. Sliced roots look like bull’s-eyes having concentric rings of white alternating with wine-red. The root is a semi-flat globe shape, with a medium sized crown & taproot.  Highly appealing for fresh market & specialty growers.
Sun: Full Sun
Spread: 12  inches
Height: 8-10  inches
Days to Maturity: 55-60  days
Sowing Method: Direct Sow