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Brassica oleracea Botrytis

Description

Regional variety from Sicily. Deep purple 10cm curds. Turns green when cooked.

Excellent taste and looks beautiful.

Harvesting seed

Save seeds from at least 5 plants.

Carefully cut the cauliflower when harvesting to leave 1 or 2 branches to flower and produce seeds. Mature seed pods become dry and turn brown as the seeds inside also mature and brown.

Either cut entire branches or the whole plant and place on a cloth or contrainer and thresh by hand rubbing the pods.

Store in a cool, dark, dry place in an airtight container.


Additional Info

Height
Spread
Colour
Purple
Hardiness
Hardy
Longevity
Biennial
Seed viability
5 years
Nominal value
8 pence/seed