The chinese broccoli for use of thick long stems and crinkled dark green leaves. Quick growing, harvest just as flower heads begin to form. Excellent flavour, likes rich moist soil. 60-70 days.
Brassica oleracea var. italica
Used by Romans and called "cabbage flower" and in England as "Italian Asparagus" from early 1700's. High vitamin C and protein. Likes soil rich and well watered. Sow anytime to ensure harvest during cooler months, doesn't do best in hot weather. Frost hardy. 175-300 seeds per gram
Broccoli planting information:
|Plant space cm:||35-50|
|Row space cm:||50-60|
|Best soil temp:||7-30 °C|
|Number of seeds per gram:||175-330|
|Rate per hectare:||400g|
|Average days to maturity:||60-90|
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W.A. CustomersDue to quarantine restrictions in W.A. there is a 10,000 seeds limit per each variety.
Broccoli seed count is 175-300 seeds per gram. Please stay under this 10,000 seeds limit when ordering seeds as we will have to reduce or remove it from your order. If you have any queries on ordering large quantities please phone us on (07) 5533 1177.
TAS CustomersDue to quarantine restrictions in TAS there is an 800g limit per each seed variety.
Please stay under this 800g limit when ordering seeds as we will have to reduce or remove it from your order.