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Broccoli Calabrese Green Sprouting ORGANIC Seeds

Broccoli Calabrese Green Sprouting ORGANIC Seeds

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Broccoli Calabrese Green Sprouting ORGANIC Seeds - Irish Plants Direct 
This Italian heirloom variety that has excellent crops of large tasty green heads. 
After these are harvested the plant will produce plenty of tasty side shoots. 
Seed Qty 150
☀️Sow April - May
☀️Germination time 7 - 14 days
☀️Harvest August - November 
☀️Companion Planting other brassicas beetroot, carrot, onions, sage, rosemary, mint, calendula, marigolds and nasturtiums.
Do not plant with strawberries
☀️Harvest in late summer by cutting the heads from the plant
☀️A good source of vitamin A,C and iron.
☀️Use for Boiling or steaming.Ideal for freezing.
Brassicas require a fertile well drained soil in partial shade that has been well dug in autumn they do not grow well in acidic soil so adding lime to the soil may be necessary. 
Sow indoors from April onwards in seed trays of moist compost transplant to larger pots when the seedlings are large enough to handle when the plants have around 5 leaves harden off and transplant outside to their final growing position, spacing the plants around 45cm apart and 45cmcm between rows treading the plants in well.
Water the plants well before transplanting and during warm spells. 
Alternatively sow out doors from April in a seed bed sowing thinly in drills 1.25cm deep thin the seedlings eventually spacing the plants 45cm apart and 30cm between rows in their final planting position treading the plants in well.
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