Brussels Sprout Long Island Improved (B. oleracae)
Heirloom from the 1890’s. A prolific semi-dwarf variety. Will set 50-100 sprouts on a plant. Until the recent development of hybrids, this was the chief commercial variety.
Plant type: Hardy biennial
Sow when: Late summer, early autumn/Spring
Sow where: Punnets/Direct
Spacing x Height: 40cm x 80cm
Position: Full sun
Harvest: 140 days.
Seeds per package: 150