After just a few seconds, Harry was wheezing and gasping for breath as he turned an unlikely shade of beetroot.
Peel the beetroot, and cut into slices about a quarter of an inch thick.
The furniture and walls give a colour-impression as of greens and beetroot.
It was holding the road to Woumen, between the wall of the cemetery and a trench dug on the other side in a beetroot field.
Turn it out, ornament with parsley, beetroot, and cut lemon.
Beyond the road the fields carry a heavy crop of beetroot, but there is here no great width of cultivated land.
In the sugar-cane there is 18 per cent., and in the beetroot 10 per cent.
We now drove for miles right across the wide stretches of young wheat and land prepared for beetroot.
beetroot is also grown to a limited extent for the manufacture of sugar.
The harvest, somewhat delayed for want of men and horses, drew to its close, and beetroot promised a splendid crop.