- Compact plant
- Heads grow to 4 inches
- Many side shoots/sprouts form after the central head is harvested
- 48-85 days from transplant
- ±7,000 seeds/oz
Italian broccoli introduced to U.S. gardeners in 1890. Compact 2-3' plants produce a 4" central head. After the central head is cut, many side shoots will form. Very early, great for freezing. 48-85 days from transplant. ±7,000 seeds/oz.
Start Indoors: 6-8 weeks before last frost
Germination: 3-10 Days
Plant Outdoors: 24” Apart
Light: Full Sun
Instructions- Sow seeds indoors ¼" deep. Plant out just before the last frost. Broccoli prefers cool temperatures and a regular supply of water. In many regions it can be grown as both a spring and fall crop.