Broccoli

  • To sow indoors: Plant 6-8 weeks before last frost.
  • To sow outdoors: Early summer for fall crop
  • Seed depth: ¼ inch (6mm)
  • Spacing in beds: 40 cm in a staggered pattern
  • Water: Moderate and even
  • Rotation Considerations: Avoid following with cabbage family crops
  • Needs: fertile, friable soil, high nitrogen, compost or well-aged manure, leaf mold

* Do not start growing broccoli too early or too late