Broccoli (Brassica oleracea 'Premium Crop') in the Brassicas Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dynamic Accumulator: P (Phosphorus)
Ca (Calcium)
S (Sulfur)
Mn (Manganese)
Zn (Zinc)
Cu (Copper)
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self


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Posted by farmerdill (Augusta Georgia - Zone 8a) on May 18, 2013 12:40 PM

A hybrid introduced in 1975 by Takii and a AAS winner. It is a main season plant that may suffer from early heat when our temps arrive early. This year we have a cool damp spring, so it it is doing nicely. I prefer earlier heading varieties for spring planting and they are more bulletproof in this area. Nice heads and tight beads. Well domed. Big plant produces good side shoots.

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