This attractive hybrid beet is early to mature and offers dark red root color. Its smooth, uniformly round roots have small crowns and strongly attached tops. Eagle’s interior gets high ratings for outstanding flavor, fine texture, and deep red color that is free of zoning. The dark green, red-veined tops grow approximately 14-16” tall and are attractive when bunched. Eagle has shown good heat tolerance.
Approximately 18,200 seeds per pound
Seeding depth: 0.5 - 1 inches
Germination days: 7 - 14 days
Maturation days: 50 days