Broccoli scientifically known as Brassica oleracea var. italica Fevoured condition for cultivation: required Well drained humas rich moist soil.
Suitable climate condition: It grow best in daily average temperature 18 - 23 degree C.
Crop duration is 60-120 days.
Growing season: Oct -Nov and Feb –March
Planting method: Transplanting
Spacing between Plant to plant 30 cm and row - row 45 cm
Depth of sowing: 1.25 cm
Broccoli green imoprted seeds will germinate in 10-14 days.
Broccoli comes well in full sun 6-8 hrs and partial shade.
Watering requirements: Since it is shallow rooted crop, irrigation should apply frequently to prevent plant from injury in dry soil. In rainy season provide proper drainage.
crop management : For better development of head necessary to remove side shoot.
Companion crops fro Broccoli in vegetable garden is Cabbage, Carrots, Cauliflower, Celery, Corn, Cucumbers, Eggplant, Peas, Potatoes, Radishes, Squash, Strawberries and Tomatoes
Packet contains Minimum 100 seeds