Leaf Beet – Bulls Blood (Autumn)
A cut and come again crop, nutritious, hardy and easy to grow
Bulls blood not only looks amazing when growing with its dark red leaves, but also adds a wonderful sweet flavour to your salads and is very nutritious. It’s great to grow over the autumn and winter, providing you with leaves throughout. Once it matures, you may find its root has turned into a perfectly good beetroot to cook with as well.
Number of plants: 10
Variety: Bulls Blood (organic*)
Can be grown in: Raised beds or pots – they are pretty easy growing! Find out more about growing these in our growing guide below.
In the kitchen: Delicious raw in salads adding a wonderful sweet taste or can be steamed, boiled or used in a stir fry. If left to mature you can also enjoy the roots which are tender with a great flavour.
Can be delivered from: Late August to mid October.
*Transplants suitable for organic growing.