Detroit Supreme offers many improved plant characteristics over traditional Detroit types. It has a smooth, dark red, globe shaped root with tall tops. It has a refined medium sized crown and tap root. Detroit Supreme is a multi-use variety that can be used for processing, fresh markets, and home gardens.
- Improved root characteristics
- Tall strong tops
Days to Maturity to Baby Leaf
Days to Maturity from Direct Seed
Beets are enjoying a come-back! Not only are they delicious, but nutritious. Beets provide a rich source of carbohydrates and protein, and have high levels of important vitamins, minerals and micronutrients. They are a great source of potassium, magnesium, folic acid, iron, zinc, calcium, phosphorus, sodium, niacin, biotin, betanin and beta-carotene. They also contain the important vitamins – A, B6 and C – plus, powerful antioxidants and soluble fiber.