Old standard variety, good flavour, green sprouts 3-3.5cm, compactly set, fine for freezing. Short plant. 90-120 days.
Seed count: 300/g.
Developed around Brussels in 1500's. Source vitamins A and C, iron, calcium and folic acid. Harvests over 8 to 10 weeks. Prefers a near neutral soil, trim lower leaves to allow sprouts to develop. Flavour improves with frost, stores well at high humidity and low temperatures and suited to freezing. Sow summer, autumn.
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