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Cauliflower: Brassica oleracea botrytis 'Giant of Naples'

Botanical name: Brassica oleracea botrytis 'Giant of Naples'

Common name: cauliflower

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Cauliflower: Brassica oleracea botrytis 'Giant of Naples'

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Soil: dry, neutral, loam
Sun:
  
  
Zones: 3a thru 9b
Care:
average
Lifespan:
biennial
Category:   
Attributes:

fall interest, edible

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description for "Cauliflower: Brassica oleracea botrytis 'Giant of Naples'"

Large white heads characterize this rare cauliflower variety. With its heads measuring up to 3" in diameter, it creates a presence in and out of the garden. To preserve the color and taste, it is recommended to gather the outer green leaves and tie them together until harvest. Maturity in 70-90 days. Edited by S.Derr

History:

Seeds originally collected in Italy

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