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Cauliflower 'Flora Blanca'

A traditional favourite cauliflower for the organic grower, which is healthy and vigorous, with crisp white heads for eating.
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50 seeds (organic)

Delivery:

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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 (Botrytis Group)
Common name
Cauliflower
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Aspect
Full sun
Spread
45cm (18in)
Cultivation
Sow under cover March-May. Sow thinly into trays of seed compost and cover thinly. Keep moist. Transplant into individual modules when large enought to handle. Plant outside when 5-6 leaves have formed. Sow direct May-July into well-prepared soil.

Description

A traditional favourite cauliflower for the organic grower, which is healthy and vigorous, with crisp white heads for eating, even during winter in a sheltered spot (or with cloche protection).

Care Tips

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