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Brassica oleracea botrytis
Characteristics: Annual vegetable
Seed per packet: Approx. 200
Beautiful brilliant purple heads weighing 1-1.3 kg (2-3 lbs) with a fine, sweet flavour. The heads cook to bright green. Insect-resistant variety that is easier to grow than white varieties; rich in minerals. A colourful heirloom variety.
Adaptable to most good garden soils, prefers an open sunny position.
Tropical: Summer to Autumn
Temperate: Summer to Autumn
Cool climate: Summer to Early Autumn
Sow: 6mm deep
For best results sow in trays and transplant when 6cm tall.
Plant space: 50cm
Row Space: 50cm
Germination: 6-10 days
Maturity: 15 weeks