Grow this beet, and you're golden! Golden-orange roots are firm, earthy, and sweet. Beet greens are also superb. Harvest when young. Recipe inside packet.
Deliciously mild beet that doesn't stain like reds! 'Golden Boy' is a stunning, golden-orange fleshed beet with bright green leaves, uniform globes, and refined taproots. Strong, upright stems make for an attractive bunch. Sweetest and most tender when young. Greens are also tender and delicious.
Variety InfoBright golden color, uniform, globe-shaped beets up to 3" in diameter.
Not recommended. Root disturbance delays maturity.
RECOMMENDED. 2 to 4 weeks before your average last frost date, when soil temperature is at least 45°F, ideally 60°–85°F, for early summer crop. 6 to 8 weeks before your average first fall frost date for late summer/fall crop. Mild Climates: Sow fall through winter.