Description

Features

  • Thick stem
  • Frost hardy
  • Gourmet favourite

Seed Count
240

How to grow

Position

Full sun

How

Sow direct where they are to grow or in trays of Yates Seed Raising Mix. Firm down and keep moist. Thin out to 10-15cm apart when about 12cm tall.

Care

Grow in fertile soil in a sunny well-drained position. Apply Yates Thrive Soluble Plant Food regularly and keep well watered. Make successive sowings every few weeks. Protect from snails and slugs with Yates Blitzem.

Hint

Great companion plant for carrots, celery, onions, parsnip and strawberries. Start harvesting when stems are 2cm thick.


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