Beet, Red Atlas F1
Beta vulgaris (Crassa group)

This very uniform high yielding hybrid variety has a fully erect growth habit. Mature leaves average 14 to 15 inches and are bright green in color. Dark red top shaped roots have no internal zoning and a high sugar content of 12-15%. It is highly tolerant to Cercospora Leaf Spot and moderately tolerant to Downey & Powdery Mildew. Matures in 55 days. Used for topping, bunching, processing and pigment extraction.

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