Broccoli
Brassica oleracea 'Green Goliath'

Family: Brassicaceae (brass-ih-KAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Brassica (BRAS-ee-ka) (Info)
Species: oleracea (awl-lur-RAY-see-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Green Goliath

Category:

Vegetables

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Unknown - Tell us

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:

N/A

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

From seed; sow indoors before last frost

Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Regional

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

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Oceanside, California

Augusta, Georgia

Laconia, New Hampshire

Advance, North Carolina

Houston, Texas

Radford, Virginia

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Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Nov 24, 2009, HucksterKarl from Advance, NC wrote:

Outstanding variety; dependable, disease-free, large (10" across, easily), sweet heads, especially after frost.

Positive

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

This is a relatively early open pollinated cultivar. Grew relatively well with a decent main head and a profusion of side shoots. Not as dependable, nor are the heads as marketable as the hybrids.