These were planted in spring and the carrots became HUGE
as did some of the beets.
I read this is from poor watering.
The long skinny beet is a variety called Crapaudine and is considered
to be the oldest beet variety still in existence. I bought my seeds
from Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds, organic and non gmo.
It is better to roast this beet then to steam or boil where it becomes
The larger beets were just beautiful don't ya think?
A cameo visit by me and my dog oh and a huge beet.