SOW DELICIOUS – Exotic Collection Planting Chocolate – Exotic Cauliflower
Caulifower grown from heirloom seed that has been protected and passed down for generations, with pure genetic lines which can trace back to the first cauliflower discovered in ancient Asia hundreds of years ago!
This ‘Planting Chocolate’ will grow you a whole garden of exotic heirloom varieties of cauliflower. These descriptions give you a taste of the wonderful harvests you can look forward to:
- Snowball cauliflower is a superb heritage variety, first bred in America in the 1890’s.The pure white, snowball-sized heads with good leaf coverage can be harvested when small, 5cm or left to mature to 15cm.
- Romanesco is an Italian heirloom that has spiraling, apple-green heads with a delicious flavour that is somewhere between broccoli and cauliflower.
- Purple of Sicily is an Italian heirloom cauliflower with heads that weigh 1 – 1.5kg and are of a fine, sweet flavor and rich in minerals. The heads cook to bright green. Insect-resistant variety that is easier to grow than many white varieties.
SLAB GROWS: 12 cauliflower
LIGHT : FULL SUN: 6-8 hours
SPROUTS IN: 10 – 15 days
HARVEST: 12 – 15 weeks
SEED TYPE: Non-GMO – Open pollinated – Heirloom
GROWS 3 VARIETIES: Snowball, Purple of Sicily, Romanesco
GROW WITH CAULIFLOWER: Beans, cucumber, lettuce, onions, potato, spinach
FOODIE FUN FACT: Cauliflower contains more vitamin C than an orange. 1 cup of cauliflower contains 77% of your recommended daily needs.
About SOW Delicious
Create your own organic garden with the SOW DELICIOUS range of heirloom seeds. Heirloom Seed has been protected and passed down the generations. It is the purest seed on earth with exceptional taste and nutrition. The award winning trademarked ‘Planting Chocolate’ only grows heirloom vegetables & herbs.
- Exotic Collection Planting Chocolate: for the creative foodie who wants to serve ‘art on a plate’ from rare, beautiful, home-grown ingredients.
- Gourmet Collection Planting Chocolate: for those dreaming of picking their own fresh, organic ingredients to create a delicious feast.
- Pure Collection Planting Chocolate: for those dreaming of growing the purest food to harvest & serve fresh from their own garden…growing back to their roots.