- Brodie reguarly comes in top for flavour in recent taste panels.
Good leaf and button disease resistance and holds well. Mild sweet, non-bitter, peppery taste.
Sold for best flavour in the supermarket and is the perfect addition to any Christmas dinner.
- Pack size: 50 Seeds
WHEN TO SOWMarch to April
WHERE TO SOWSow the seeds thinly in trays or two seeds toa cell in modules under glass at 13°C. Later sowings can be made into a seed bed in shallow drills 2cm (3/4") deep in short rows.
WHAT TO DO NEXTAs soon as glasshouse seedlings show their first pair of leaves, prick off into trays 5cm (2") apart or thin modules to one seedling per cell. Gradually harden off before planting out when about 15cm (6") tall. Plant in beds 60cm (24") between plants. Outdoor sowings should be thinned to 60cm (24") apart.
HARVESTNovember to December
HANDY TIPSuccessive plantings can extend the cropping period.
NUTRITIONAL VALUESA good source of vitamins A, B and C