Broccoli Sorrento Raab - West Coast Seeds

Broccoli Sorrento Raab - West Coast Seeds

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Sorrento Raab 

  • A speedy grower
  • Produces uniform dark green florets
  • Plant for a winter harvest
  • Open-pollinated seeds
  • Matures in 40-45 days

Brassica rapa (Ruvo group). Broccoli raab is sometimes called rapini. Like broccoli, it is grown for its unopened flower buds. The flavour is very similar to broccoli, with a touch of bitterness that is surprisingly appealing. Broccoli raab is actually more closely related to turnips than broccoli, but is not grown as a root crop. Sorrento broccoli raab seeds produce uniform dark green florets approximately 5cm (2") in diameter. Sorrento is the fastest rapini to mature. Gather the tender stems with a few leaves and the unopened flower buds for a reliable and nutritious addition to the kitchen or market garden. Plant in mid to late summer for a cool weather harvest well into winter. Expect plants to grow to 78cm (30") tall.

0.5g (approx. 370 seeds)