beetroot bulbs do not swell

bryan mcwilliams asked 12 years ago

my beetroot are all leaves and very little bulb.can you help please?

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 5 years ago
The beetroot may still be immature and the root will increase in size, or they may have gone to flower and seed, in which case they will not get any bigger.

Or they are too crowded together or the soil is too rich in nitrogen from too much manure or compost.