What is Beetroot?
Beetroot is the bulbous tap root of a plant known as beet. The root of the beet plant tastes sweet and the leaves have a bitter taste. Beetroot has a thin rough outer skin. Inside it looks a little bit like an onion – a very red or purplish onion. Some varieties are also white or golden in color.
Historically, beet has been used as a medicinal plant touted as a cure or treatment for various diseases. More recently, the root has been used to treat various ailments including high blood pressure, erectile dysfunction and sexual weakness. To learn how to use beetroot to cure erectile dysfunction, buy this book here: http://ng44.com/erd/
Where to Get Beetroot in Nigeria
Raw Beetroot can be found in vegetable and salad markets across Nigeria but especially common in Jos, Plateau State and other Northern Areas. The common name is beet but it may also have other names in local languages like Igbo, Hausa or Yoruba but we don’t have the names in those languages yet.
An easy way to get this is to try to go to any market where vegetables and salad stuff are sold and ask for beet. You should also go with a picture of it to show them in case they do not know it. You can use the picture at the top of this page.
Buying Beetroot Juice in Nigeria
You can also get beetroot juice already prepared in a bottle (though more expensive than the raw one). If you can afford it, you can get a 75ml bottle of the juice known as Beet-it-Juice.
You can get it at most Shoprite or MedPlus or HealthPlus stores in Lagos, Abuja and other states nationwide. Click here to find MedPlus stores near you.
Buying Beetroot Online in Nigeria
You can get beet root in various forms online. Like in juice form, powder form or as supplements. These are sold on Konga. Visit the following link: Click here