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Avalanche Beet

Award Winner Delicious Cooked or Raw
  • SKU: 39808
  • For each offer ordered, get 1 pkt of approx. 200 seeds
This item ships in both Spring & Fall

Avalanche Beet

A beet that will turn people into beet lovers! This 2015 All- America Selections award winner has creamy white, round roots that are very sweet with no earthy beet taste or bitter aftertaste. Delicious cooked or eaten raw. 50 DAYS.
Product Details
  • FormRound root, with bushy, upright foliage
  • Lightfull sun
  • Height10-24 inches
  • Spread6 inches
  • Spacing3 inches apart
  • Zones3 - 9 annual
  • FoliageLeafy green
  • FruitCreamy white round very sweet. 2 - 3 1/2 inch root size. About 9 oz root weight
  • Germination5 - 8 days at 50 - 85 degrees
  • Soil RequirementsFertile, well-drained soil
  • Seed Count200 seed pkt
  • PruningUse thinning of tops and roots for salad.
  • CommentsMild, sweet taste. Good raw eating quality because there is no earthy beety taste or bitter aftertaste. Creamy white color. A beet for people who don't like beets! Avalanche's sweet, mild taste is sure to win over skeptics! Delicious cooked and raw.
  • Botanical NameBeta vulgaris 'Avalanche'
  • Depth1/4 inch deep
  • Days To Maturity55 days
Shipping Schedule

Shipping Schedule

Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE Seeds
1A-4B 6/18 - 11/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 11/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 11/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 11/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 11/1
9A-10B 6/18 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

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