Growing Calendar for Extra Early Brassica Plant Collection 8x3 with 1 FREE pack of Collars
Delivery: Mid March to Late March
Perfect for the smaller veg plot! Now you can look forward to eating delicious home-grown spring vegetables up to two months earlier than normal!
We sow seed in the autumn and grow on over winter in cool controlled conditions, producing sturdy young plants that are ready to despatch and plant out in mid/late March - 8-10 weeks earlier than the main brassica planting period.
FREE Pack of 30 Brassica Collars with each collection! To protect your young cabbage, broccoli and cauliflower plants from cabbage root fly!
24 Plants are perfect for a small or medium sized plot.
Our Extra Early Brassica Plant Collection Contains:
The Extra Early Brassicas have been sown in October and overwintered undercover with frost protection. The plants are tough, sturdy and stocky ready hardened off for immediate planting on arrival.
The plants will not look as fresh as spring sown plants BUT don’t be alarmed! The plants will be taller and have some yellow leaves which will either fall off or green up as the plant gets growing. The plants are typical of those planted by commercial growers up and down the country and will THRIVE in prepared soil.
These plants will crop 6-8 weeks earlier in your garden than spring raised crops and give your first flush of produce from your garden – and what’s more many will have cropped before persistent brassica pests are around. ) Caterpillar and whitefly.
Prepare your planting bed dig over and add some pre planting fertiliser, rake level and walk over the bed firming the soil.- Brassicas like firm soil. Lightly rake the surface level again.
Using a dibber or trowel make a hole deep enough to cover the root ball and the neck of the plant. Water the hole and put the plant in backfilling and firming the soil lightly around the plant.
Brassica collection in good shape but accidentally cut off two of the stems trying to fit the rather rigid brassica collars. Only time will tell how productive the collection is.
Our top tips on how to grow Brassica Plants.
Please unpack the plants as soon as you receive them and sit them in a tray of shallow water if they appear to have dried out in transit.
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Our products are all grown with the utmost care and to high standards of quality. We regularly check our nursery stock to determine exactly when they will be at the optimum time for despatch.
We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.
The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days