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Broccoli Green Sprouting Calabrese Seed

Brassica oleracea var. italica

Broccoli Green Sprouting Calabrese Seed

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(Approx 2,300 seeds)

Old-fashioned Heirloom Sprouting Calabrese is a medium sized round head about 13 cm across. Late maturity. Once the main head is harvested, the plant gives way to multiple side shoots.

Broccoli Green Sprouting Calabrese is a type of broccoli that is known for its delicious, edible flower heads and tender stems. The plant has dark green, slightly crinkled leaves and produces large, blue-green central heads.
The Green Sprouting Calabrese variety is known for its hardiness and high yields, and it is a popular choice among home gardeners and farmers alike.
Broccoli is a highly nutritious vegetable that is packed with vitamins and minerals, including vitamin C, vitamin K, folate, and potassium. It is also a good source of fibre and contains antioxidants.
When preparing Broccoli Green Sprouting Calabrese, it is important to remove any tough, woody stems and to cook it until it is just tender. It can be steamed, boiled, roasted, or stir-fried, and it is a versatile ingredient that can be used in a wide range of dishes, from soups and salads to casseroles and pasta dishes.

Plant Information

Plant Type: Vegetable

Growing Information

General Sowing Time: Summer to Autumn

Position: Sun

Sow Depth: 3 mm

Spacing: 25 x 45 cm

Germination: 7-14 days

Days to Harvest: 65 - 120 days

Temperature: 15 - 20° C

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