Broccoli
Brassica oleracea 'Super Dome'

Family: Brassicaceae (brass-ih-KAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Brassica (BRAS-ee-ka) (Info)
Species: oleracea (awl-lur-RAY-see-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Super Dome
Hybridized by Seminis (Petoseed)
Registered or introduced: 1992

Category:

Vegetables

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:

N/A

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From seed; stratify if sowing indoors

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Augusta, Georgia

Radford, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Dec 2, 2003, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

This is currently my favorite variety. Heads are a darker green than Packman and more dome shaped. Yields are about equal. Seems to be less susceptible to browning of the heads. It is an early variety with about the same time to harvest as Packman.