Broccoli, Di Cicco (B. oleracae)
A vigorous Italian variety that produces a blue-green head 10cm wide, followed by many medium to small side shoots. Has great flavour; good for stir-fries, steaming and freezing. Harvest while heads are tight.
Plant type: Hardy biennial
Sow when: Late summer, early autumn/Spring
Sow where: Punnets/Direct
Spacing x Height: 40cm x 50cm
Position: Full sun
Harvest: 60-95 days.
Seeds per package: 150