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Broccoli - Purple Peacock   

This planting is in the Raised bed #2 (parking strip by stop sign) garden .

Latest Milestone Sprouting

Quantity: 1

Plant Broccoli Brassica oleracea (Italica Group) 3984


Care Instructions

Look to ensure a distance 5.85 inches (15.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - cover at a depth of at least 0.51 inches (1.3 cm) deep if you are going to sow this directly in the garden.

Purple Peacock normally grows to a max height of 2.44 feet (that's 75.0 cm metric) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden is in full sun light: Broccoli 'Purple Peacock' likes a position of partial sun.

Your garden is comprised mainly of combination soil - Broccoli 'Purple Peacock' likes to grow in loam soil.

Remember to water moderately.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (8b) is within the ideal range for Broccoli 'Purple Peacock'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 10.

Broccoli 'Purple Peacock' requires a soil ph of 6.2 - 7.2 meaning it does best in acidic to alkaline soil.

More information about Broccoli - Purple Peacock is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Broccoli - Purple Peacock Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

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