Broccoli


HYBRID CHARACTERISTICS PLANT/FRUIT REMARKS
F1 GREEN PEACE Medium early type, harvest approx.*90 days from transplanting. Sowing from early spring to late summer. Medium strong plant producing compact bright green heads of 1,5-2 kg. Reliable producer which produces broccoli on side stems after harvest of the main head. Reliable variety popular in the Mediterranean climate zone, producing good quality heads even under high temperatures.
BROCCOLI - USEFUL INFORMATION
Number of seeds per g 300-350 sds
Sowing period February – September. Very early sowing in frost free greenhouses from December.
Sowing depth 1-1,5 cm
Germination time 8 days
Optimum germ. temperature 14 ˚C (minimum 2˚C)
Seeds per 1.000 m2 18-22 g
Planting distance 40/50 cm x 50-80 cm depending on plant size
Transplanting Latest 30 days after sowing
Plants per 1.000 m2 2.500-3.300 plants
Optimum conductivity in soil 1-1,2 mS
Optimum pH in soil pH 6,0-6,8
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