If you decide to be self-sufficient and grow your own food, you’ll face yearly challenges unique to your location and adapt to them fairly quickly. Fine-tuning a garden to local conditions only takes a few years of experience, and then … Continue reading
Harvested in late spring when bulbs were two inches or less across, Ruby Queen tasted more like sweet corn than beets. Harvested in the fall, it tasted like beets, oh well. Ruby was still infinitely better than Cylindra in the fall. Cylindra tasted like maybe you should can it and save it for later when you’re really hungry.