Beets are a cool season vegetable crop. This root veggie grows quickly and has many different varieties which showcase deep red, yellow or white bulbs of different shapes. They can survive frost and almost freezing temperatures, which makes them a good choice for northern gardeners and an excellent long-season crop.
Use beets or cranberries to make your own pink Easter egg dye.
Growing beets in the garden is done for both the delicious red root and the young greens. Learn how to grow beets and get additional tips on beet root care in the following articles. You’ll also find information about different types of beets and treating common problems.