Beet
Beta vulgaris 'Lutz Green Leaf'

Family: Amaranthaceae
Genus: Beta (BET-uh) (Info)
Species: vulgaris (vul-GAIR-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Lutz Green Leaf
Additional cultivar information:(aka Lutz Winter Keeper, Lutz Long Keeper)

Category:

Vegetables

Foliage Color:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

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Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Troy, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jan 18, 2004, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A slow growing beet that will stand all summer in Virginia. Haven't tried it in Georgia but I would expect the heat to be too much. It has the typical turnip shape and people like my uncle who really loved beets always planted it to have an extended season.