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Beet 'Cylindra'

200 seeds. 55 days. Beta vulgaris. Biennial.


Beet 'Cylindra' gives you more root per square inch of soil because of their shape. The roots can grow up to several inches long, and it is fairly uniform in size when sliced. It is a favorite for canning.


This heirloom beet is originally from Denmark. It is also known as Butter Slicer and Formanova.


Sowing Beet Seeds:


Sow seeds outside 4 weeks before the last frost date, 1/2 inch deep. Thin to 3 inches apart. Full sun.

Beet 'Cylindra'

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