Cylindra Beet is also known as Formanova and Butter Slicer.
This is the beet for beet lovers- sweet and tender flavor, fine grained with long, smooth and cylindrical- 6-8 in. long by 1 1/2 -2 in. diameter dark red beets are excellent for slicing.
Introduced in 1892 from Denmark with a higher productivity than regular beets, as they don't take up as much room in the garden. Grows almost entirely underground with edible small reddish-green tops. Very popular with home gardeners and market growers for production and unique shape, backed up by it's wonderful sweet flavor.
Approx 150 seeds per pack
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