As proof that kitchen miracles so exist, here are four vegetables that regrow in one week with just water and sunshine. […] [A]ll members of the turnip family (beets, turnips, parsnips) can regrow their greens
– Jaime Brockway, Use, Regrow, Repeat: 4 Vegetables that Regrow in One Week, Food52
Regrow the greens in one week? How great would that be? J’adore beet greens!!
So I tried it, using a Farmers’ Market Beet (the greens attached to this particular bunch of beets were wonderful; so were the beets themselves):
I was pretty excited to see that a tip of a leaf had emerged after just one day. I was less than excited to see how slowly the leaf was growing. …strong growth in just one week, eh?