The Brassica oleracea plant can be grown in the garden throughout the whole year. It doesn't fear cold weather and it bears very harsh minimum temperatures. We can easily obtain products from our orchard also during the coldest periods of the year; in fact, simple tunnel greenhouses can guarantee indicated temperatures for the culture of various types of firstlings, already starting from January-February.For a balanced development, it is best to position the the Brassica oleracea in a place where it is exposed to at least a few hours of direct sunlight.
Generalities Brassica oleracea
The Brassica oleracea is a year or two year long plant. Brassica oleracea isn't an evergreen; during the spring, summer, autumn, winter it assumes a pink colouring; the adult species are medium in size and reach 45 cm in height. The development of the the Brassica oleracea is
Fertilization Brassica oleracea
In the spring we suggest working the soil of the crop deeply, mixing a good quantity of mature organic fertilizer, to enrich the ground, and simultaneously improve its mixture; after having located the plants add some granular slow release fertilizer near the plants.
Watering Brassica oleracea
We suggest watering these plants only from time to time, but we must remember to wet the soil deeply using 1-2 glasses of water every 1-2 weeks . Usually we suggest watering our crop avoiding to wet the leaves of the plants, in this manner we prevent very common fungal diseases, such as oidium, from developing.
Treatments Brassica oleracea
Soil Brassica oleracea
Let’s grow these plants in a soft and dissolved, very well drained, soil.
Notes - Brassica oleracea
There aren't any notes. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.