Vbr 2575 fromseedtotable lb
Days To Maturity : 56
Germination Days : 5-17
Planting Depth : 1/4
Seed Code : C
Seeds Per Packet : 100
Spacing : 15
When To Plant : Spring
When To Plant : Fall
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Piricicaba Broccoli VBR-2575



Lots of very sweet little heads.

Big plants produce over a very long season.

We like the way the larger "beads" (flower buds) shed water rather than getting moldy in wet weather. Heads, stalks, and leaves are all sweet and tender. Excellent frost and rain tolerance for fall-sowing, but the thing that got our attention was its hot-weather performance. In trials in California, it produced head when temperatures were in the 90's.
BOTANICAL NAME: Brassica oleracea var. italica


Likes moist, fertile soil. Work in plenty of compost or other organic matter to assure fertility and holds moisture; line if PH is low. Start in flats, plant out when frost is past, on 15" centers. Mulch to retain moisture. Will produce side shoots after center is cut. Harvest and eat whole stems with leaves and flowering tips. GROW BIOINTENSIVE® CULTURAL INFORMATION: C /Matures 8-9+/Harvest 4-12 /Yield heads 26-53, leaves 52-106/ Spacing 15" ADDITIONAL INFORMATION :Tolerates winter cold and easy to grow

Customer Reviews

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on 02/19/15 by Ana

Gave a good crop in Israel Winter

Champ for Houston heat
on 08/22/13 by Walkin Customer

This plants does extremely well in Houston, it produced all of July and early August. Planting again this fall!

Handles heat Well
on 06/21/13 by Stephen C. in CA

I planted 4 varieties. This is the only one that kept producing when it started to get hot.