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   kurango's Brussel Sprouts Long Island x 3 Sown

Plant: Brussels sprout (Brassica oleracea (Gemmifera Group)) | Variety: Long Island Improved

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kurango's Brussel Sprouts Long Island Care Instructions

If sowing directly, aim to sow 0.12 inches (0.32 cm) deep and try to ensure a gap of at least 1.62 feet (50.0 cm).

Brussels sprout 'Long Island Improved' normally grows to a mature height of 1.00 metres (that's 3.25 feet imperial) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden has full sun light which is ideal for Brussels sprout 'Long Island Improved'.

Your garden has compost soil: planting in loam soil will ensure your plant thrives.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (10a) is not within the ideal known range for Brussels sprout 'Long Island Improved'. The recommended range is between Zone 4 and 8. You may have to reassess this planting for suitability in your garden.

Try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 5.9 and 6.1 as Brussels sprout 'Long Island Improved' likes to be in acidic soil.

More information about Brussel Sprouts Long Island is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Brussel Sprouts Long Island Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.


  • 22 Oct 2011

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