Mr. Fothergill’s Broccoli Raab 60 Days Seeds
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This dwarf variety is ready for harvesting at around 60 days.
An Italian variety that has a long harvesting period and all parts of the plants can be eaten the leaves, stems and buds.
Harvest regularly. An excellent source of vitamins and antioxidants.
Sow February – September
Germination 7 – 14 days
Loam, clay, sandy soil that’s alkaline or neutral
Harvest May – November the following year
Companion Plants beetroot, carrots, onions, rosemary, sage, mint, marigolds, calendula
Do not plant with strawberries.
Harvest the shoots leaves and stems when required.
Brassicas require a fertile well drained soil in partial shade that has been well dug in autumn they do not grow well in acidic soil so adding lime to the soil may be necessary.
Sow directly outside between February – September in a prepared seed bed in drills 1.5cm deep and 30cm between rows.
Thin the young plants 25cm apart.
Ensure the plants are kept well watered during warm weather.
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