Broccoli Marathon

From £6.99
30mm Plug Plants
Delivery from April onward
  • Suitable for planting in sunny locations
  • GREEN foliage colour

Availability to buy and flowering time

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Product Description

Broccoli 'Marathon' Calabrese is a medium sized crop with large, well-arched, bluish-green finely budded heads. Well adapted to most soil types. Good disease resistance. An easy and satisfying option for those starting an allotment plot or who would like to grow their own vegetables in the comfort of their home.

Plant Size

Mature Height 90 cm
Mature Spread 60 cm
Plant Spacing 60 cm
Annual Growth 90 cm

Planting Notes

Soil Type Fertile, well drained soil

Planting & Growing Instructions

Calabrese is a delicate crop and needs plenty of care to grow efficiently. Before planting, cover the area with fresh manure to improve fertility. Distance each plug at 22cm apart and cover with something to protect it from birds or insects. Water well after planting.