Cauliflower – Clapton F1
This F1 hybrid produces large solid white heads of excellent flavour which can be harvested from late summer to late Autumn depending on sowing dates.
- Seed Count: 20
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Cauliflower Clapton F1
After many years of conventional breeding, finally a Cauliflower with resistance to the devastating problem of Clubroot. This F1 hybrid produces large solid white heads of excellent flavour which can be harvested from late summer to late Autumn depending on sowing dates. Height 45cm.
Cultivation Advice Cauliflower Clapton F1
- Start indoors in a warm, well-lighted area from early March through June for the earliest of crops. Sow seeds ¼” deep in good compost. Keep evenly moist. Seedlings emerge in 5-8 days at 70º F. They do best covered lightly with soil. Alternatively sow directly outside from early April to June.
- Transplant seedlings outside 2-3 weeks before your last frost date. They grow best at 55º to 65º F. Do not let seedling become more that 5 weeks old because older seedlings do not mature well transplanted.
- Set plants 18″ apart in rows 24″ apart. Transplant seedlings in late June through July for September through November head harvest.
- Water deeply once a week in dry weather. Cultivate or mulch to control weeds. High fertility and abundant supply of water throughout the growing season are important