Brussels Sprouts a perennial?

Los Alamos, NM(Zone 5a)

I recently read somewhere in PF that brussels sprouts were perennials not the biennials I thought they were. In fact, the post said that they would produce brussels sprouts the second year as well. Anyone know about this? I was just about to pull up my brussels sprouts plants. Maybe I shouldn't.

Augusta, GA(Zone 8a)

http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/veggies/brusselssprouts1.html
http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/hort/hil/hil-6.html
http://www.uga.edu/vegetable/brusselsprouts.html They are biennials, meaning they have to go through a winter to set seeds. After seeding they are through. Like most plants, you extend their life if you can keep them from seeding,

Los Alamos, NM(Zone 5a)

Thanks for clarifying that. I guess I will pull up the plants after all.

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