De Cicco Heading Broccoli
This Italian heading, open pollinated broccoli variety, that will produce one large central shoot with compact dark green/blueish broccoli buds, then many side shoots can be harvested after main stalk, providing a longer harvest. Broccoli is chock full of potassium, vitamin C, vitamin K, vitamin E, A, oodles of B vitamins, potassium, magnesium, manganese, copper, iron, zinc, protein, and the list goes on! Broccoli is a health game-changer. Grow it. Eat it. Be well.
|Days to germination||5-16 days|
|Days to maturity||50 days|
|Plant time||Late August through March|
|Soil temperature||40-65 degrees F|
|Optimum soil P.H||6.5-7.0|
|Harvest||October through May|