The beet seeds I planted not even a week ago are already sprouting. Looks like I’ll definitely get my chance to try growing these again and hopefully not make the same mistakes.
I planted one seed per section in the trays I confiscated from a neighbor’s trash and you can see from one seed three plants have spouted in several of the compartments.
This is great! If I am lucky enough to have three plants from each seed, then the 30 seeds I planted could yield me 90 plants — 90 beets. That would be wonderful. I’d have enough to can pickled beets for the next year and possibly have some left over to experiment with a few other recipes.
As for the beet plants that I transplanted, it looks like they are growing. At least the leaves are. I’m not sure if the…
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