• Beet Hybrid Maravilla Andina is an excellent hybrid beet, selected for summer and fall productions.
• Leaves are semi-erect, medium size and glossy green color.
• The roots are globe shaped, beautiful red color and have high sugar content.
• Used for bunching, greens, root processing and fresh markets.
• Highly tolerant to Cercospora, Downy and Powdery Mildews.
• This is a great all around beets
• Round shape, rich red color fruit
• Diameter 6-7 cm.
• Medium height plant with dark green foliage
• Maturity approximately 75 to 85 days
• Potential to yield up to 68 tons per Ha under desirable conditions
|Variety||Maturity||Top (foliage)||Root||Interior (color)||Remarks|
|Crimson Globe||56||35-45 cm||Flattened globe, purple red with smooth skin||Red, faint zoning||A bunching variety adopted to warm climates. Resistant to downy mildew.|
|Crosby's Egyptian||55||Medium dark green, 35-45 cm||Flat globe, deep purple red with small top-root||Bright red, indistinctly zoned with a lighter color||Widely grown for early market and a bunching beet for summer and fall use.|
|Cylindra||60||Rich green, 35-45 cm||Cylindrical, deep red||Deep red, no zoning||Recommended for home gardener and food processor as it has a perfect shape for slicing.|
|Detroit Dark Red (Medium Top)||58||Glossy dark green tinged with maroon, 35-45 cm||Globe, dark red, smooth skin, small top-root||Deep red, indistinct zoning||All purpose garden beet variety. Performs well in cool weather.|
|Early Wonder Tall Top||52-54||Tall, clear, dark green, 40-48 cm||Flat globe, dark red, small top root||Deep red with some lighter red zoning||This strain has better interior color and it is an improvement over older strains of Early Wonder.|
|Green Top Bunching||55||Medium, glossy dark green, 30-40 cm||Flattened round, dark red||Medium bright red with some lighter zoning||Heavy green tops, retains fresh appearance well, popular with home and market gardeners.|
|Ruby Queen||52||Short, dull green tinged with maroon, 25-30 cm||Round, dark red, smooth skin, small top-root||Uniform medium bright red, faint zoning||Excellent canner, fine texture and early.|