|Item Number||Italian Name||Scientific Name|
Cavolfiore Di Sicilia Violetto
|Brassica Oleracea L. var. Botrytis L.|
An extremely early variety. It is very resistant to winter colds thus guaranteeing an excellent harvest. This cauliflower is particularly sensitive to sudden changes in water supply. A vigorous plant that produces a fairly large, round, violet colored head that is well protected by its foliage.
In a seedbed from May to August. Transplant about a month after sowing when the plants are about 8 inches tall. Transplant in rows 28 inches apart leaving 12 inches on the row.
Transplant from indoor
|Life Cycle||Days of Maturity||Sun Type||Spread||Max Height||Planting Time|
|Annual Plant||75-100 days||Full||24-28 inches||20 inches||Late spring to late summer|
= Outside Sow Period
= Sow Indoors then Transplant seedlings
= Harvest Period
= Tunnel/Cloche Gardening