One of the most popular of this type.Very firm medium size heads of excellent quality and flavour. Can be sown in February under glass and then outside to produce crops from July onwards.
Seed Count - 500
When to sow
February to May.
Where to sow
Early sowings in trays or modules under glass at 13°C. Later sowings direct into seed bed in shallow drills 1.5cm (3/4") deep.
What to do next
Prick off the glasshouse seedlings when 6-8cm (3-4") tall into trays 5cm (2") apart. Thin module sowings to single plants. Harden off before planting out in the growing site from early May 30cm (12") apart. Thin outdoor sowings to 4-6cm (2-3") apart as soon as possible, planting in the growing site when 15cm (6") tall spaced at 45cm (15") apart. Firm in well and keep well watered in drought conditions.
June to October.