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Broccoli - Romanesco - Brassica oleracea (Botrytis Group)
Annual Heirloom. The broccoli and cauliflower families both lay claim to this dramatic vegetable. Discovered in 16th century Italy, it sends up small spirals that curve to form a large spiral head. Break it apart and eat it raw or steamed. Prized for its delicate, nutty flavor as well as its vivid, light green color. May reach 3' before producing.
Did You Know? The broccoli head shape is a fractal called the Fibonacci Spiral.
Soil Temperature: 70-85°F
Planting Depth: 1/4"-1/2"
Germination: 7-14 Days
Height At Maturity: 3'
Days to Maturity: 75-100 Days
Sun/Shade: Partial Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 18"-24"
Approx Seeds per 1/4 Pound: 27,658 Seeds
Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
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Shipping Weight: 0.3 lb
Dimensions: 8"L x 4"W x 2"H
Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand vegetable seeds are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to ensure the success of your crop(s).