New! 58 days Heirloom Developed in the 1840s in the Netherlands, the stunning, intensely red color of the foliage makes a fine addition to salads. The very sweet and delicious leaves were relished in Victorian England. Makes excellent roots as well, of course; these display concentric zoning with color alternating between deep burgundy and paler rose. 2,000 seeds/oz Pkt. (~ 125 seeds) plants 40′.