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Broccoli 'Brokali Apollo' F1

A cross between standard and Chinese broccoli, with long, tender and sweet stems similar to sprouting broccoli and just as delicious.
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25 seeds

Delivery:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sow Under Cover
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Edible Crop
Position
Kitchen Garden
Soil
Neutral - Alkaline
Height
30cm (12in)
Group/Species
oleracea x
Common name
Broccoli
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
60cm (24in)
Cultivation
Sow under cover March-May, 2 seeds 1cm (1/2 in) deep into pots or modules. Remove weaker seedling if both grow. Plant out May-July, when seedlings are about 7cm high, spacing 60cm apart.

Description

A cross between standard and Chinese broccoli, with long, tender and sweet stems similar to sprouting broccoli and just as delicious, in salads, stir-fries or simply steamed.

Please note, illustrated packets are being introduced gradually over the coming months, availability may vary.

Care Tips

Choose a sheltered position with fertile, well drained soil in full sun. Prepare the soil in early spring by adding plenty of well rotted farmyard manure. Protect from cabbage white butterflies and water well after planting.