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Vegetable Seeds - Broccoli

There is a lot of confusion over the difference between broccoli and calabrese . The easy way for gardeners to remember is that broccoli is an over wintered crop and calabrese produces its crop the same year it is sown, before winter starts.For help in growing broccoli check out our guide here: Grow Your Own Broccoli

Broccoli Seeds

Broccoli Seeds

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Broccoli : Belstar F1 Hybrid

Brassica oleracea var italica Belstar F1 Excellent flavoured, well domed, small beaded heads of good colour. Broccoli Belstar F1 keeps in good condition for a long time, producing plenty of side shoots once the centre head is cut. Plant in succession for summer-autumn harvesting.

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Broccoli : Brokali Apollo

Grow your own distinctly-flavoured, tender-stem broccoli at a fraction of the price of imported supermarket produce. A cross between selections of broccoli and kailaan (Chinese kale) to give deliciously flavoured, soft and tender, nutrient-rich stems and flower buds. The main or central head must be cut to encourage plenty of side-shoots.

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Brokali Apollo F1 Seeds

Produces a good crop of long, tender, deliciously sweet green shoots, similar to 'sprouting broccoli'. To get more shoots, cut the main heads and increase plant spacing. A cross between European and Chinese broccoli (Kailan). Harvest mid June-September.

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Brokali F1 Apollo Seeds

Produces a good crop of long green shoots, similar to sprouting broccoli. To get more side shoots, increase plant spacing and cut the main head. A cross between European broccoli and Chinese broccoli.

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Choice Selection Mix

A choice mix of three British bred Broccoli varieties, Red Admiral F1 hybrid, Rudolph and Cardinal. Vigorous plants to provide top quality, large purple spears throughout the winter and spring at a time when fresh vegetables are often in short supply. Grows best in fertile, moist, well drained soil.

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Green Sprouting - ORGANIC SEEDS

Rich green heads Delicious and nutritious rich green heads. Harvest September to December. Matures in 12-16 weeks from sowing.

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Purple Sprouting Seeds

Hardy and prolific, yields an abundance of delicious side shoots. Harvest March-April.

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Purple Sprouting Seeds

Very hardy and reliable. Purple shoots mature March-April.

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Sprouting - F1 Claret Seeds

British bred, Claret has a vigorous habit so you need less plants to produce the same yield as normal types. Performs well even on poorer soils.

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Sprouting - Red Arrow Seeds

An early-maturing, purple-red broccoli that will help extend the picking season, producing heavy crops of delicious, well-coloured, tightly-packed spears from early March.

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Sprouting - Rudolph Seeds

Harvest September-December from early sowings, but as late as January-February from later sowings in favourable areas. The spears are reliably large, flavoursome, and very good quality. Recommended for deep freezing.

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Sprouting - Rudolph Seeds

Rudolph's large, tasty, superb quality heads can be picked from October-December (from early sowings) right through to January-February (from later sowings in favourable areas). For summer/autumn.

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Sprouting - Summer Purple Seeds

A versatile broccoli for summer/autumn production, producing a reliable harvest of tender, fine-flavoured purple shoots over a long period. For summer/autumn.

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Summer Purple

British breeding especially for summer cropping as needs no vernalisation (winter chill) to produce tasty purple spears. Robust plants will produce high yields if picked regularly to promote fresh flushes of spears. Broccoli Summer Purple has good heat tolerance. Crops from July to November if sown at regular intervals.

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White Sprouting Seeds

Delicious creamy-white shoots for use in March-April.

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White Star

High yields of good quality, tender, creamy-white spears with a mild flavour that will please most palettes. The succulent tender shoots hold well on the plants and melt in the mouth. Simply steam or lightly boil the spears for a delicious treat. Harvest April-May.

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