NEW Beetroot : 'Cylindrical' (5 x 2 inch) so you get lots of uniform-sized slices - a long beetroot of medium dimensions with deep red colour` Sow 2cms down. 60 days. Sweet like most beets the Italians favor. Tops are red/purple and of very good eating quality. 7 gram packet. 450-500 seeds. Approximately 40-60 seeds per gram.