Growing beetroot (beta vulgaris)

Beetroots are as healthy and nutritious as they are tasty. If you’ve only ever had them pickled, then grow your own and eat them fresh to fully appreciate their rich, sweet flavour.

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Beetroot can be sown as soon as the soil begins to warm in spring. They should be sown where they are to…

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Author, gardener, photographer, cake eater and campervanner from the south coast of England.

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