Cylindra Beets have a sweet and tender with that melt-in-your-mouth flavor. Its cylindrical shape permits high productivity and especially adapts to slicing and pickling. Average size at maturity is 1½'' in diameter and 6'' long. Sweet and tender at all stages of growth. The stalks are sweeter than other varieties and make the finest greens. Matures in 60 days. 1 oz. Plants a 100' row.
Planting guide: Sow 1 inch deep in rows 18 inches apart. Thin plants to 3 to 5 inches. May be sown from early spring until mid-summer.