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Broccoli: Brassica oleraceavar.italica, 'Belstar'

Botanical name: Brassica oleraceavar.italica, 'Belstar'

Common name: broccoli

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Broccoli: Brassica oleraceavar.italica, 'Belstar'
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Soil: damp, neutral, loam
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Zones: 1a thru 11a
Care:
average
Lifespan:
annual
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Attributes:

edible

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description for "Broccoli: Brassica oleraceavar.italica, 'Belstar'"

Brassica oleracea var. italica 'Belstar' produces a blue-green 6-8" dome on a medium compact 18-20" plant. Widely adapted and suitable for spring, summer and fall production. 'Belstar' produces prolific side shoots for ample second cuttings. Moderate resistance to Downy Mildew. Planting depth: .25-.5 inch. Days to germination: 3-10 days. 65-75 days to maturity.

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