Mangelwurzel

Mangelwurzel growing taproot leaf plant of the genus Beta also known as Mangold wurzel, Mangelwurzel annual but for seeds biennial plant, can grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropics climate.

Taproot shaped cone, taproot colors: mostly white, but can be pale yellow.

Leaves can be 20-40 cm, the color green.

Flowers color very small flowers grow on inflorescence color green/ yellow

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Requirements for growing Mangelwurzel:
Well drain soil, airy soil, clean from stone or hard object, slightly acid, free weed area

What is the best way to start growing Mangelwurzel:
Seedling / Seed

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction in Mangelwurzel?
No

Difficulties/Problems with growing Mangelwurzel:
Sometime the yield is too small

When is the best time to plant a Mangelwurzel plant:
Autumn - frost free area / Spring - temperate climate

Pests and diseases in Mangelwurzel:
Slugs, Aphids, prodenia

When is the best time to prune a Mangelwurzel plant?
All season

How to prune a Mangelwurzel:
Dead or infected leaves

What is the size of a Mangelwurzel plant?
The root 4-9 cm, the leaves 4-30 cm

Growth speed in Mangelwurzel:
Medium growing

Mangelwurzel Irrigation Water Management:
Average amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing Mangelwurzel:
Full Sun

It is possible to grow Mangelwurzel indoor?
No

Growing Mangelwurzel is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

How much water the plant needs: 
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Blooming: 

When does Mangelwurzel bloom?
Summer

General information about the flower:
Very small flowers grow on inflorescence color green/ yellow

Thinning / Deadheading of Mangelwurzel Blossom:
Better to pick up the root before it's start to bloom

Pollination is done by:
Mostly wind, bees

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Edible leaves: 

When to trim Mangelwurzel leaves?
In warm area all year less in the summer, in cold area Spring / Summer / Autumn

How to trim Mangelwurzel leaves?
Trim the leaves in the base of the leave next to the root, for salad young leaves for cooked mature leaves

Information about Mangelwurzel leaves:
Depend on the species 5-70 cm, the color: purple, red, green. Sometime the vain of the leaves can be in color: yellow, red, purple

Uses of Mangelwurzel leaves:
Casserole, cooked, stir fry, salad

Roots: 

Information about  Mangelwurzel's taproot:
Taproot shaped cone or round,  taproot colors: burgundy, pink, yellow, white, red

When to pull up Mangelwurzel's taproot:
About 90 days to harvest, when sow in the autumn it's in the winter, when sow in the spring it's in the summer

Uses of Mangelwurzel leaves:
Casserole, cooked

Grow from seeds: 

Sowing of Mangelwurzel:
Small black seeds, usually bound in a sort of square brown and woody that containing several seeds, this structure designed to fly in the wind, so you should pay attention after flowering

Saving Mangelwurzel seeds until sowing:
Dry dark place

Sowing season of Mangelwurzel:
Autumn - frost free area / Spring - temperate climate

Mangelwurzel plant spacing:
10-20 cm

How Deep Do You Plant A Mangelwurzel Seed?
1-2 cm

Mangelwurzel seeding conditions:
Moist

Watering Mangelwurzel Seeds:
Big amount of water

Mangelwurzel germination time:
3-20 days

Condition of Mangelwurzel sprout:
Moist, airy soil, clean from stone

Do Mangelwurzel seeds require burying?
No