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Broccoli 'Summer Purple' (Start-A-Garden™ Range)Brassica oleracea (Italica Group)

Just £0.99

1 packet (100 broccoli seeds) £0.99 Despatch: by Monday
Description Sowing Delivery
Especially bred for summer cropping with good heat tolerance. High yields of tasty, purple spears through summer into autumn on robust plants. Pick regularly to promote fresh flushes of spears.

Kitchen Garden

Hardy

Full sun

90cm (35.4in)

60cm (23.6in)

1 Packet (100 Broccoli Seeds) (TSG04778)

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Where to sow: Outdoors in a seed bed for transplanting later on.
Preparation: Prepare the soil by raking until it is fine and crumbly, removing any large stones.
Sowing: Sow at 4 week intervals from March to June. Sow thinly, 1cm (1/2in) deep and cover lightly with soil. Keep watered during dry weather.
Growing: Transplant seedlings to their final position when they have 4-5 leaves and are large enough to handle, about 5 weeks from sowing. Allow a minimum of 60cm (2ft) between plants and 75cm (30in) between rows. Firm in well and water regularly.
Harvest before the flowers open and when shoots are around 10cm (4in) long. Regular picking will encourage more shoots. Don't remove the large leaves as these will protect the next batch of developing shoots. Place some fine mesh netting over the plants to prevent against root fly, aphid and Cabbage caterpillar damage.

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