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Violet of Sicily Cauliflower

$2.50

68 day.  A strikingly beautiful cauliflower.  It is bright purple when raw and green when cooked.  It has a more delicate texture than most cauliflower with looser florettes, and the head has a flatter shape than most of the white cauliflowers.  Not only is it mild and delicious, it is really easy to grow.  I always have problems getting cauliflower to form a nice head, but Violet of Sicily always forms a beautiful head without any effort. 

 

Minimum of 100 seeds per packet.

 

PLANTING INSTRUCTIONS:

 

Planting Depth: 1/4 inch

Plant Spacing: 12-24 inches

Row Spacing: 18-36 inches

 For spring planting, start indoors 6-8 weeks before transplanting into the garden. Transplant 4 weeks before last frost date. For fall planting either transplant or direct seed.

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68 day.  A strikingly beautiful cauliflower.  It is bright purple when raw and green when cooked.  It has a more delicate texture than most cauliflower with looser florettes, and the head has a flatter shape than most of the white cauliflowers.  Not only is it mild and delicious, it is really easy to grow.  I always have problems getting cauliflower to form a nice head, but Violet of Sicily always forms a beautiful head without any effort. 

 

Minimum of 100 seeds per packet.

 

PLANTING INSTRUCTIONS:

 

Planting Depth: 1/4 inch

Plant Spacing: 12-24 inches

Row Spacing: 18-36 inches

 For spring planting, start indoors 6-8 weeks before transplanting into the garden. Transplant 4 weeks before last frost date. For fall planting either transplant or direct seed.

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Violet of Sicily Cauliflower

We have grown this cauliflower two years in a row. Most of the heads grew to be nearly 15 inches across! Talk about having plenty to freeze for winter! Our cauliflower retained it's purple color even after steaming and blanching.
Posted by Melissa Carlson on 18th Feb 2015

Additional info

Width: 5.00
Height: 3.00
Depth: 0.20