Beetroot Ruby Queen Seeds Bulk

$14.99$79.99

  • Bulk pack sizes.
  • Suitable for microgreens, baby leaf & full maturity.
  • Hardy variety that grows well in poor soil.
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Open Pollinated, Non-GMO & No Chemical Treatment

Ruby Queen is an heirloom variety with rich red flesh and a round globe.

  • Ideal for canning and preserving.
  • Sweet and tender variety.
  • 10 x 20″ tray yields approx. 220 grams.

How to Grow Beetroot (Microgreens)

  • Sow rate: 28 – 40 grams for a 10 x 20″ growing tray.
  • Pre-Soak seeds for 6 – 8 hrs
  • Grow in soil, and not hydroponic method.
  • Add 2 – 3 cm of soil to tray. Flatten soil to level. Moisten soil. Sprinkle seeds evenly over surface.
  • Cover seeds with a light layer of soil. This step is important as it helps with dehulling and reduces beet microgreen growing issues.
  • Lightly water. Cover seeds with a growing tray. Store in a well ventilated, dark spot to germinate.
  • Water 1 – 2 times daily. Keep covered for 6 – 8 days. Remove top tray and expose it to light. Water twice daily.
  • Harvest: 10 -14 days. Harvest 1 – 2 cm above the soil.
  • (Level of difficulty: Medium).

How to Grow Beetroot (Full Maturity)

  • Space rows 45 – 60 cm apart.
  • Space plants 5 – 10 cm.
  • Sowing depth: 20 mm.
  • Soil temperature: 5-10 days @ 10-30°C.
  • Plant: Spring, Summer, and Autumn.
  • Full sun, with rich, well drained soil.
  • Sow after frost.
  • Keep well watered.
  • Maturity: 55 – 70 days (35 to baby leaf).

Product Specifications

  • Non-GMO.
  • No chemical treated.
  • Open pollinated, heirloom variety.
  • Variety: Beta Vulgaris.
  • Seeds per gram: 40 – 60
  • We do not ship to WA or Tasmania due to quarantine restrictions.

 

Seed Germination Guarantee

Seed Guarantee

Seedmart Australia guarantees satisfactory germination rates for up to 12 months, after date of purchase. We offer a money back guarantee (or replacement) for seeds that have been stored correctly. To maintain the viability of your seeds, please store them in a cool, dry place. It is recommended that you store your seeds in an airtight container in your fridge.