Broccoli De Cicco Broccoli Seeds
De cicco is part of the Mustard genus and is a Broccoli variety. Its scientific name isBrassica oleracea (Italica Group) 'De cicco'. De cicco is a heirloom (open pollinated)variety.
De Cicco is a light green variety that is perfect for spring planting. Originating in Italy in 1890, De Cicco produces small heads with a high yield of side shoots. Has a long harvest period due to it’s tendency to produce non uniformly throughout the season. The young leaves can be picked and used like spring greens early in the season.A type of Vegetable, it mainly grows as a Perennial plant - which means it typically grows best over a long period (from 3 years+). .
This plant tends to need a moderate amount of maintenance, so ensuring that you are aware of the soil, sun, ph and water requirements for De cicco Broccoli is quite important to ensure you have a happy and healthy plant.