Broccoli Calabrese Italian Green Sprouting
Tall branching plants form compact central heads resembling Cauliflower, but dark green. After the main head is removed smaller heads continue to develop over a long season.
Rich in Iron, Calcium, Vitamins A, B1, B2, Niacin, and C.
Planting time - Early spring or indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost date.
Matures in - 70 days
Germinates in - 7 to 14 days
Sowing depth - 1/4 inch
Row spacing - 2 1/2 feet
Seed spacing - 6 inches
Thinning - when plants are 6 inches tall, thin to 1 1/2 feet apart
Net weight 1 G (Estimated 240 seeds)
Bulk Broccoli seed available.
9,000 Seeds/oz. Plant 1/4oz per 100ft row.
2lbs of broccoli seed needed per acre, 4oz needed per acre if using transplants.
Average broccoli yield per acre - 241 bushels
Normally, 1oz of seed can produce 3000 Broccoli plants.