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SUGARBEET

SUGARBEET

Beta vulgaris
Member $3.95
Vilmorin perfected sugarbeets in Europe 150 years ago and replaced tropical sugar cane. With 20% sugar content, it is both a roasted sweet beet or dessert as top chefs have proven. Yields 600g tubers.
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SEEDS: S372

Growing Information

Sow direct in Spring-Summer
Height To 30cm
Position in FULL SUN
180 Seeds Per Packet
PERENNIAL
Space at 10cm
Thirsty plant
90% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

SUGARBEET

Beta vulgaris
Member $3.95
Vilmorin perfected sugarbeets in Europe 150 years ago and replaced tropical sugar cane. With 20% sugar content, it is both a roasted sweet beet or dessert as top chefs have proven. Yields 600g tubers.
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SEEDS: S372
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ONION 'BARLETTA'
ONION 'BARLETTA'
SEEDS: S151
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SOLANUM WENDLANDII
SOLANUM WENDLANDII
PLANTS: WSOW
This rare climber just loves the heat. Huge frilly heads of lavender flowers cover it for five months and are dramatically framed by glossy leaves. Plant beside a north-facing wall in the south where it's deciduous. Evergreen in the subtropics.
Member $19.95
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2yr membership +FREE vegie seeds
2yr membership +FREE vegie seeds
Membership: MNE2VS
Grow the best tasting vegies with free Tomato 'Tigerella, Beetroot 'Bulls Blood, Silverbeet 'Fordhook' and Spring Onion 'Red' seeds (one packet of each, valued at $21).
Member $79.00
Non-Member $79.00
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