425 seeds. 70-85 days. Brassica oleracea. Annual.
Broccoli 'De Cicco' have a 4-inch, blue-green central head. After harvest, the plant will grow many side shoots. It is the broccoli that keeps on giving. This Italian heirloom was introduced to the United States in 1890.
Height 2–3 feet. Spacing 16 inches.
Sowing Broccoli Seeds:
Sow broccoli seeds 6 weeks before the last frost date and transplant near the last frost date. Or sow outdoors 2 weeks before the last frost date. Sow 1/4 inch deep. Full sun.
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