(60 Days) A Dark green, 10cm (4″) heads on this heirloom, open pollinated broccoli variety. Calabrese is the original broccoli, developed in Italy hundreds of years ago. Great flavor and texture, now available to the home gardener.
Sow seeds indoors 6 weeks before last frost. Plant 1„4″ deep. Seeds will germinate in 3-10 days. Transplant outdoors 24″ apart just before the last frost. Broccoli prefers full sun, cool temperatures, and a regular supply of water. In many regions it can be grown as both a spring and fall crop.