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