Early Purple Sprouting Broccoli Seeds (Aimers International) 2745. Open Pollinated. Variety originated in UK. Approx. 125 seeds/pkt (360 seeds/gram).
Rather than producing a single large head, this winter sprouting broccoli produces many small purple florets. Needs 6 weeks of 10C (50F) to initiate floret development. Harvest the central floret as soon as it forms to promote the development of side shoots. Matures in 150 days.
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Start seed indoors in a sterile growing medium in mid-spring. Transplant to a sunny spot from late May through early July for a fall harvest. This broccoli is best grown in hardiness zone 6 and up. Keep soil evenly watered. Young leaves, shoots and florets are very tasty raw or sautéed.
- Planting Depth: 6mm (1/4in)
- Seed Spacing: 7.5cm (3in)
- Thin To: 45cm (18in)
- Row Width: 60cm (24in)
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