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Beet

Observed: 14th October 2013 By: ButterflowerButterflower’s reputation in PlantsButterflower’s reputation in PlantsButterflower’s reputation in PlantsButterflower’s reputation in Plants
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No interactions present.

Species with which Beet (Beta vulgaris) interacts

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lavateraguy's picture

I'm vacillating between ...

... a swede (Brassica napus) or a fodder beet (Beta vulgaris). On the other hand one wouldn't expect fodder beet in this situation.

Butterflower's picture

It has grown among the

It has grown among the beetroot in my father's garden. Could it have been among the seed by mistake?

lavateraguy's picture

Indeed it could; seed contamination does occur ...

... and fodder beet (and sugar beet) and beetroot seed probably looks rather similar.