Brokali Apollo seeds - 50 seeds per packet | summer cropping
Brokali Apollo is a prolific and fast growing Summer cropping broccoli variety with 50 seeds per packet.
Brokali Apollo seeds are at the high end of the broccoli market - a superior variety if you like producing edible soft stems and sideshoots and classed as hardy for the British climate.
Grow your own Brokali and discover the tenderness and flavour of supermarket 'best and finest' Broccoli and avoid the premium price you have to pay for it with these seeds, available to you at a fraction of the price. Now you can grow tasty, melt-in-the-mouth stems of your own on your vegetable plot wherever you are in the country.
Delicious Brokali is a prolific, fast-growing new variety which means you could soon be cutting the first succulent stems followed by a wealth of delicious side shoots over a long period.
For best results we recommend that you sow in modules in the greenhouse or potting shed and transplant after six to eight weeks.
Brokali Apollo are also available as young plants
Sow Indoors: March, singly in clean pots or modules of compost 1in (2.5cm) deep. Water well.
Sow Outdoors: April - May thinly Â½in (1cm) direct in harvest location or clean module trays of firm pre watered compost. Keep soil moist at all times.
Thin Out: 4in (10cm) apart.
Plant Out: May-June into the required harvest position 12in (30cm) apart with 24in (60cm) between each row.
Harvest: June-August. Cut central head to initiate side shoots.
Protect from Cabbage White Butterfly with netting.