– Radish – Carrots – Onions – Lettuce
Aphids, flea beetles, red spider mites, and cutworms are typical beet pests. Radishes, onions, and carrots make excellent companion plants for controlling these pests.
- Chard - Field Mustard - Pole Beans
Beets are best started from seed. Each “seed” of a beet is a group of seeds that will grow a few plants together. In order to avoid having to thin them out, always try to plant one seed per spot. (Two to four beets can happily grow in the same space.)