A vigorous mid-season broccoli with a firm, well-demeased head that continues to produce small stems on the sides. A delicious antioxidant on your plate.
At planting leave 60 to 90 cm 1-2′ between the seedlings. Broccoli needs 2.5 to 4 cm 1-1.5″ of water per week. Broccoli offers many health benefits.
Maturity: 87 days
Harvest season: Summer, autumn
Broccoli prefers a soft, well-prepared soil that retains moisture. Use a nitrogen fertilizer and maintain good watering.
It is harvested when the heads are firm and of good size without waiting too long to prevent it from rising to seed. Cut it at the bottom of the stem to encourage the formation of smaller apples.
Good companionships: dill, beetroot, cucumber, pickle, strawberry, mint, oregano, rosemary, thyme
Enemy plants: sage, tomato, zucchini