Apple-green in color, this spiral broccoli is especially appropriate for cool northern climates. The stunning spiral is a unique example of a fractal pattern and natural Fibonacci golden ratio in God’s creation!
Broccoli – Romanesco – Brassica oleracea
Soil & Water: Broccoli should be planted in well-composted soil with good drainage and air circulation. Plants prefer a soil pH of 6.2-7.2.
Planting & Growing: Start indoors 4-6 weeks before the last frost or seed directly 4 weeks before last frost, or seed directly in late summer for fall crops.
Harvesting & Storage: Harvest when heads are tight, before yellow flowers appear. Flavor improves with cooler temperatures. Use shade fabric to extend summer harvests.
Soil Temperature: 55F
Planting Depth: 1/4″
Germination: 10-21 Days
Height At Maturity: 2-3′
Days To Maturity: 75 Days
Sun/Shade: Partial Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 3-4′
Approx Seeds per Pack: 100 Seeds