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Brussels Sprout 'Igor' F1

A whopper, tall Brussel variety, which is very productive of nutty, firm sprouts, known for their exceptional flavour and texture.
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20 seeds

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Details:

Type
Edible Crop
Position
Kitchen Garden
Soil
Neutral - Alkaline
Height
75cm (30in)
Group/Species
oleracea (Gemmifera Group)
Common name
Brussel Sprout
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Size
20 seeds
Aspect
Full sun
Spread
60cm (24in)
Cultivation
Sow February-April, two seeds 1cm (½in) deep in pots or modules. Remove weaker seedling if both and plant out May-July. Or sow direct March-April. Grows best in fertile, well-drained soil in full sun.

Description

A whopper, tall Brussel variety, which is very productive of nutty, firm sprouts, known for their exceptional flavour and texture. Very hardy for even the coldest spots.

Care Tips

Protect against cabbage white butterflies. Water well during dry spells and mulch to help keep soil moist.