Archive for the ‘Broccoli & Broccoli Raab’ Category

Broccoli Raab – You Can Grow That!

Newer to many home gardens than its brassica relatives, broccoli raab is gaining favor rapidly. And for good reason. Like cauliflower, cabbage and of course broccoli, you can start the seeds indoors to be ready to transplant about a month before the last spring frosts. Similarly, it prefers cool weather and is perfect for that [...]

June 3, 2014  Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Broccoli & Broccoli Raab, You Can Grow That!  One Comment

How to Grow – Broccoli

Broccoli is one of the Cole Crops, which include Brussels sprouts, cabbage, cauliflower, collards, kale, and kohlrabi. All these veggies prefer cooler temps; easy to remember since Cole sounds like Cold. For broccoli you can choose either an ‘early’ variety, to plant early in the spring or a ‘late’ variety for growing in the fall. [...]

March 26, 2011  Tags: , , , ,   Posted in: Broccoli & Broccoli Raab, How to Grow  8 Comments