Broccolini growing leaf plant of the genus Brassica, Broccolini annual plant, can grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropics climate and growing in hardiness zone 2-10a spring planting 10 in autumn planting.

Leaves also edible the color is dark green, leaves grow in radial growth.

Broccolini buds

Bud are edible grow on inflorescence color green, flowers grow on inflorescence size is small 1-2 mm and the color yellow

Broccolini for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy

Requirements for Broccolini growing and care:

Rich soil, cold weather

What is the best way to start growing?
Plant / Seedling / Seed

Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction?
No

Difficulties or problems when growing:
to know when to pick the flowers, premature bloom

Planting season:
Autumn – frost free area / Spring – temperate climate

Pests and diseases:
Pieris (butterfly), prodenia (Spodoptera), slugs, aphids

Pruning season:
All season

How to prune:
dead or infected leaves

Size of the plant?
30-50 cm, 12-20 inches

Growth speed in optimal condition:
Fast growing

Water requirement:
Average amount of water / big amount of water

Light conditions in optimal condition for growing:
Full Sun / Half Shade

Is it possible to grow as houseplant?
No

Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers:
Yes

Blooming information

Bloom season:
Spring / Summer

General information about the flower
Small yellow flowers grow on inflorescence

Pollination is done by:
Bees

Uses of Broccoli plant buds:
Cooked, eaten raw, salads

Edible leaves

Leaves harvesting season
In cold area spring-summer in frost free autumn-winter

How to harvest the leaves?
Trim the leaves in the base of the leave next to the stem, for salad young leaves for cooked mature leaves, better not to trim the leaves before the bud picked up

Information about leaves:
depend on the species 10-30 cm, the color: green

Uses of Broccolini leaves:
Quiche, cooked, stir fry, salad

Scientific name:

Brassica oleracea G. Italica x Alboglabra

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