This is one of the best cooking varieties. The large, thick, greenish-pink stems have tender flesh with an excellent balance of sweetness and acidity.
Height x Spread / Trail
0.6 x 1.2 m
A must have in any vegetable garden.
Full sun in cooler climes but partial shade is preferable. Well-drained and fertile soil that is high in organic matter.
A hardy plant which should survive normal winter conditions outside, especially if protected from the hardest frosts.
Prepare the planting area well by adding aged manure or compost, as the plant will be feeding from the soil for many years to come.
Suggested pot sizes to transplant plugs : 11cm : 1 Litre : 3 Litre +