The beetroot is the taproot portion of the plant. It is one of several of the cultivated varieties of Beta vulgaris grown for their edible taproots and their leaves. Other than as a food, beets have use as a food colouring and as a medicinal plant.
Beetroot also known as garden beet which is sweet, healthy vegetable loaded with antioxidants. Beetroot is generally easy to grow, ideal for anyone new to vegetable gardening and is consistently ranked as one of the top 10 vegetables grown in India.