A gourmet or baby beet, and an ideal summer beet for fresh use with very soft, dark red and sweet tasting flesh. Grows well in large boxes. Can be sown over a long period and quickly forms small, harvestable beets. With continued growth globe-shaped beets form. Bonel does not run to seed quickly. Sow in well fertilized soil and not too thickly. Once the plants are 3 cm tall thin out to approx. 10 cm. Keeps well. For winter storage twist off the leaves, do not cut!