Brussels Sprouts

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Sow seed 1cm (1/2") deep in seed beds from mid-March to mid-April. Transplant from mid-May to end of June 75cm (21" / 2ft) apart.

NOISETTE
An old French gourmet variety. Small tight sprouts with very distinctive nutty flavour are produced and can be picked over a long period.

BEDFORD FILLBASKET
A lovely open pollinated variety, which produces large sized solid buttons from October to December.

BRILLIANT F1 Hybrid
An early variety with unusually dark, heavy buttons, plants stand well. Good disease tolerance.

DIABLO F1 Hybrid
Early mid-season variety for harvesting December through to February. Excellent disease resistance. May need staking in very exposed areas. Re-introduced by popular demand.

BRIGITTE F1 Hybrid
November - December harvest. Vigorous growth with excellent resistance to lodging. Good disease resistance and sweet flavour.

DORIC Fl Hybrid
A vigorous late variety to replace Braveheart. Good solid buttons which hold well. Harvest from December onwards.

RED BULL
Novelty red sprout. Good quality buttons which develop better colour with cold weather.