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When to Plant
Beets in Cornelius, Nc, United States of America

Planting vegetable seeds at the correct time is the most important step for getting the most out of your garden. Knowing exactly when to plant beets in your garden in Cornelius, Nc, United States of America will increase growing success and provide better yields.

Check optimal planting dates regularly for best results because the weather, and our results, change daily. 

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The optimal time to plant beets in Cornelius, Nc, United States of America is  - . The best day is with a success rate of %.

 

Anywhere between 70-100% is great. If consistently below that you may want to start growing from seedling or young plant, or possibly grow in sheltered environment

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Important beet growing information relevant to your exact garden location in Cornelius, Nc, United States of America:

The total number of frost free days for your garden in Cornelius, Nc, United States of America is days, but the total number of optimal days to plant beets is days.

For best results you should start planting beets in days starting .

Recommended Beet Varieties

for Cornelius, Nc, United States of America
Greens
Bull’s Blood
Beetroot
Bull’s Blood
Burpee’s Golden
Detroit Dark Red
Early Wonder

Gardening Data Sources

for Beets

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Gardening Data Sources

for Beets

Gardening Websites

31 sources

Gardening Blogs

27 sources

Seed Suppliers

25 sources

Seed Breeders

23 sources

Other Sources

28 sources

How to Grow Beets in Cornelius, Nc, United States of America

The beautiful beet plant and its round beautiful dark red root that we eat today is very different than the beet the ancient Greeks and Romans cultivated thousands of years ago, which resembled a carrot root - long and thin. The ancient Greeks and Romans did not eat the root, but only the leaves of the beet, and used the root for medicinal purposes and ritualistic ceremonies. The beet root as we know it today began to appear at the end of the 1500’s in either Germany or Italy, but was not an immediate success when introduced. However, when the beet root was introduced in Northeastern Europe and they realized its ability to grow well throughout the winter it became a staple vegetable in Eastern European kitchens. In 1747 Andreas Marggraf, a german chemist, and his student, Franz Karl Achard, succeeded in isolating sugar from certain varieties of beetroots, that was the same as sugar from sugarcanes. This had a tremendous effect on the sugar production industry and even today 20-30% of sugar production comes from sugar beets. Beetroots are eaten boiled, raw and roasted. The beets' green-leafy portion is either steamed or boiled. Here’s a small cooking tip - to maintain the beet roots sweetness when boiled, boil it with its skin, and peal it only after it is cooked.


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Use these images to know if your beet is heading in the right direction and growing properly. Exact number of growing days varies for each beet variety. Below is the average number of days for each stage gathered from many different varieties.

Germination
8 days
Young seedling
8 days
Mature seedling
6 days
Young plant
17 days
Mature plant
41 days
Total days:
80 days

Germination
8 days
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Young Seedling
8 days
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Mature Seedling
6 days
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Young Plant
17 days
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Mature Plant
41 days
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Total Days
80 days

Beet Germination Guide

(Stage 1: Germination)

Germination is the process by which a plant grows from a seed. It is the first stage of the plant growing process and it begins when the seed is sown and ends when the radicale emerges out of the seed.

All seeds require proper soil temperature, moisture, air and light conditions to germinate successfully. However, during the germination stage the seeds require more soil warmth and moisture than light exposure.

Seeds respire just like any other living organism, requiring oxygen and producing carbon dioxide (CO2), so it is crucial to use a soil media that is sufficiently aerated so that the seeds do not “suffocate”.

100% of our growing experts recommend to directly sow beet seeds into the ground. What is direct sowing and why do I care about it?

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Optimal
Required germination period

5-8 days

(15 sources)
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Optimal germination period

6-11 days

(22 sources)
Required soil temp.

46.3º-86.8ºF / 7.9º-30.4ºC

(53 sources)
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Optimal soil temp.

61.9º-80.2ºF / 16.6º-26.8ºC

(66 sources)
Required day temp.

69º-86ºF / 20.6º-30ºC

(1 sources)
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Optimal day temp.

55º-64.5ºF / 12.8º-18.1ºC

(2 sources)
Required night temp.

54.5º-64ºF / 12.5º-17.8ºC

(2 sources)
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Optimal night temp.

70º-79ºF / 21.1º-26.1ºC

(1 sources)
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Optimal seed depth

0.7 inches / 1.7 cm

(63 sources)
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Optimal plant spacing

4.2 inches / 10.7 cm

(32 sources)
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Optimal row spacing

15.3 inches / 38.8 cm

(19 sources)

Beet Growing Guide

(Stages 2-5: Growth)

Once seed has germinated and radicale has emerged the second stage of the plant growing process begins, developing from radicale to cotyledon -the embryonic first leaves of the seed forming a young seedling.

During the third stage of plant development cotyledon develops to 3-4 true leaves, stem begins to grow, becoming a mature seedling.

In the fourth stage the mature seedling develops to a young plant, ready for transplanting.

The fifth stage of plant development the plant is fully mature bearing fruit and/or flower.

The following guidelines apply to all of the beet plants’ needs during stages 2-5 from radicale emergence to full maturity. During these stages sunlight becomes a more active participant in plant growth and development than in the germination phase.

Soil pH is an important factor during these stages as well. What is pH and why is it important?

Required
Optimal
Required soil temp.

50º-NANºF / 10º-NANºC

(28 sources)
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Optimal soil temp.

65º-75ºF / 18.3º-23.9ºC

(1 sources)
Required day temp.

69º-79ºF / 20.6º-26.1ºC

(1 sources)
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Optimal day temp.

59.5º-67ºF / 15.3º-19.4ºC

(4 sources)
Required night temp.

36º-69ºF / 2.2º-20.6ºC

(1 sources)
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Optimal night temp.

44.3º-58ºF / 6.9º-14.4ºC

(3 sources)
Required sunlight hours

5-12

(42 sources)
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Optimal sunlight hours

6-6

(15 sources)
Required soil pH

6.2-7.7

(42 sources)
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Optimal soil pH

6.2-6.7

(54 sources)
Required watering amount

NAN-NAN inches / NAN-NAN cm (per week)

(0 sources)
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Optimal watering amount

1-1 inches / 2.5-2.5 cm (per week)

(28 sources)
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Optimal depth

NAN inches / NAN cm

(0 sources)
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Optimal plant spacing

3.7 inches / 9.3 cm

(33 sources)
Growmigo - Row Spacing
Optimal row spacing

18 inches / 45.7 cm

(2 sources)

How difficult is it to grow beets?

Growing beets, or any other vegetable for that matter, is not hard, however some plants require more attention and care than others depending on the following factors:

 

Are you starting to grow your plant from seed? seedling? young plant? Depending on what stage plant you choose to plant will impact growing difficulty and patience.

The length of the growing season for your exact garden location.

If you have a short growing season and you want to start growing from seed then you may need to start the growing process in a sheltered environment (greenhouse or inside your home) which will require more involvement in the growing process.

Whether you direct sow in the garden or start in trays and then transplant also affects the level of difficulty

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Companion Planting Guide

for Beets

What is companion planting?

Companion planting is intentional planting of two or more vegetables and/or flowers next to each other in order to positively impact plant health and yield

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Companion plants for beets
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Kohlrabi
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Lettuce
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Cabbage
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Pole Beans
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