Sub Category - NewGipps Vegetable Flower Herb seeds and Bulbs

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BROCCOLI

VEGETABLE SEEDS

(Brassica oleracea italica). Sow as directed for each cultivar. transplanting 60 cm apart 6 weeks later. Can be direct seeded. Feed heavily. Select appropriate cultivars for year round harvesting. See our “Sprouting Seeds” section for Broccoli sprouts. 300 s/g

atomic

1178: Atomic

Attractive medium size heads suited for cooler conditions. Dark green heads. Best sown in Spring. Matures in around 80 days from transplant.

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baby-bunching

1173: Baby Bunching

Stems and small heads can be harvested continually for an extended period from the plant. Can be sown all year. Taste is sweet and delicate. Sold in supermarkets in bunches under various names. Packets only.

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calabrese-green-sprouting

1172: Calabrese (Green Sprouting)

An open pollinated cultivar producing a good central head followed by prolific side shoots. Must be sown early to late summer (cold) or into early autumn (temp & trop) for success.

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greenbelt-hybrid

1176: Greenbelt Hybrid

Tight heads followed by many side shoots. Best sown October to December.

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marathon-hybrid

1174: Marathon Hybrid

Excellent tight heads followed by a good crop of side shoots. Best sown from December through to August.

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purple-sprouting

1177: Purple Sprouting

Produces many small tasty purple heads on very vigorous plants. Must be sown early to late summer (cold) or into early autumn (temp & trop) for success.

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romanesco

1175: Romanesco

An unusual broccoli with a pale green pointed head. Extremely tasty. Plants have an open habit and require heavy feeding. Sow December or early January.

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