Broccoli is easy to fit into your vegetable garden. It prefers daytime high temperatures of 50-70 degrees F. Broccoli will grow much better in rich soil with added compost, humus, or aged manure worked into the soil. Lush green nutritious fruit.
It has an erect plant habit and shows very good uniformity. Heads have a perfect dome shape, show good firmness and color remains quite white. Since plants are not too large it can be planted at close distances.
The dead fibrous material, used as a soil amendment. It serves several purposes: aeration of plant roots in heavier soils, adding body to sandy soils, absorbing and retaining more moisture and reducing leaching of nutrients in the soil.