Gusto Italia Broccoli De Cicco Seed

Gusto Italia Broccoli De Cicco Seed

McKenzie Seeds

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An Italian variety that is known for its tender stalks and mild flavor. A reliable, multi-cut variety which produces a compact, 7.5-10 cm (3-4") bluish-green central head followed by a prolific set of side shoot spears. Harvest main head when 7.5 cm (3") in diameter to encourage side shoot growth. Good for steaming, stir fries and freezing.

Latin Name: Brassica oleracea

Seed Type: Heirloom

Product Weight: 1.2 grams / approximately 325-350 seeds

Plant Type: Vegetable

Flavor: Sweet, fresh broccoli taste

Days to Harvest: 50 to 70 days (after transplanting outdoors)

Days to Seed Germination: 7 to 10 days

Seed Planting Depth: 1.3 cm (1/2")

Seed Spacing: 1.3 cm (1/2")

Row Spacing: 60 cm (24")

Plant Spacing: 45 cm (18")

Best Container Size: 12"+

Planting Instructions: Start indoors 6 weeks before the last frost.

Preparation Ideas: Add some lemon juice to your broccoli for a nice, easy dish.