JimMarconnet's Broccoli, Calabrese x 4 Bolting
Planted 2 seeds per little tray with Bob’s potting soil
JimMarconnet's Broccoli, Calabrese Care Instructions
Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 5.85 inches (15.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.51 inches (1.3 cm) if planning to sow direct.
Broccoli 'Calabrese' normally tends to reach to a mature height of 75.0 cm [imperial: 2.44 feet] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Your garden is in full sun light: Broccoli 'Calabrese' enjoys a partial sun position, so make adjustments where necessary.
Remember to water moderately.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (7a) is within the ideal range for Broccoli 'Calabrese'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 10.
Ensure your soil has a ph of between 6.2 and 7.2 as Broccoli 'Calabrese' is a acidic to alkaline soil loving plant.
More information about Broccoli, Calabrese is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Broccoli, Calabrese Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
17 Dec 2012
Bolting day 140
All my fall Broccoli seems to be bolting – bright Yellow! Too bad I did not pick it several weeks ago.
21 Nov 2012
Flowering day 114
Saw today the first Broccoli bloom in a pot on the patio.
24 Sep 2012
Planting Out day 56
20 Aug 2012
Potting Up day 21
Potted up 4 into larger 2-paks.
11 Aug 2012
Sprouting day 12
4 have sprouted, two in one cell.
08 Aug 2012
Sprouting day 9
2 have sprouted so far.
07 Aug 2012
Sprouting day 8
1 has sprouted.
30 Jul 2012
Sown day 0