Broccoletto Broccoli Seeds (Brassica Oleracea)
An Italian broccoli fast growing and sweet flavoured broccoli producing a single head at about 20cm tall. A type of green vegetable similar to broccoli but with smaller florets and longer, thin stalks.
Often misidentified as young broccoli, it is a hybrid of broccoli and kai-lan. Best cut as the head turns to flower.
The entire vegetable is consumable, including the occasional yellow flower. Common cooking methods include sautéing, steaming, boiling, and stir frying. In Japan, it is highly popular as a spring vegetable and usually eaten steamed.
Excellent source of vitamins A and C and a good source of iron.
Height : 18" - 36"
Spacing : 18" - 36"
Sun Light : > 6 Hour/ Partly Shade
Water : Average
Harvest : 90 - 100 days
Sowing : Sow seeds 1/4" - 1/2" deep
Germination : 7 - 14 days
Size : 1" -2"
Color : Green
Use : Excellent for any Cooking
Qty : >< 30 Seeds/pack
Origin : UK