Eagle is an early-mid maturing variety that has nice smooth uniform, globe-shaped roots. It has a small to medium-sized crown and tap root. Eagle has a medium dark red interior with little to no zoning. This variety is perfect for beet processors, fresh market growers and home gardeners.
- Very uniform
- Nice crown and tap root attachment
- Globe-shaped root
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.