Seed Freaks - Brassica - Broccoli - Umpqua
Seed Freaks – Brassica – Broccoli – Umpqua
(BRASSICA OLERACEA VAR. ITALICA)
Medium-large, dense head of fine flavoured broccoli.
A high yielding variety, they produce side shoots after the main head is harvested.
Resists premature bolting.
Considered a superior open-pollinated variety.
WHEN TO PLANT
Cool Climate: SEPT, OCT, NOV, DEC, JAN, FEB, MAR
Temperate: SEPT, OCT, NOV, DEC, JAN, FEB, MAR, APR
Sub – Tropical: FEB, MAR, APR, MAY, JUN
Tropical: MAR, APR, MAY, JUN
Arid: FEB, MAR, APR, JUN
Rich, well-drained soil.
Direct sow or seedling tray 6mm deep. Keep moist.
Plant 40cm apart, or for larger heads 60cm.
When transplanting remove bottom first leaves and plant deeply to speed maturity.
DAYS TO HARVEST
APPROX 100 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN