Beet, Cylindra
Beta vulgaris (Crassa group)

Cylindra is a long smooth dark red beet averaging 6 to 8 inches by 1.5 to 2 inches. The size of Cylindra makes it excellent for uniform slicing. Interior flesh is dark-red, free from rings, sweet and easy to peel. Roots grow almost entirely underground with small reddish-green tops. Matures in 50 to 75 days.

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