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Cauliflower 'Violencia'

Brassica oleraceae (Botrytis Group) 'Violencia'

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

60cm

Max

60cm

Min

Flowering

This plant has no fragrance

Cauliflower 'Violencia' Overview

A member of the Brassica family that produces large compacted flower heads. The edible flower heads are violet to purple in colour. It is well known for its culinary use and nutritional value.

Common problems with Cauliflower 'Violencia'

Pests include cabbageworms, aphids and harlequin bugs. Diseases include clubroot and black rot.

    Cauliflower 'Violencia' Companion Plants

    Spinach, celery, onions, rosemary, sage, borage

    How to harvest Cauliflower 'Violencia'

    Harvest the flower heads, more or less 3 months after sowing the seeds, once the heads are fully developed and compact.

    How to propagate Cauliflower 'Violencia'

    Seed

    The seeds should be sowed during summer at a depth of 10 to 15 mm beneath the ground. They should be spaced at 70cm from one another. The time until germination is 10-14 days.

    Special features of Cauliflower 'Violencia'

    Crop rotation

    Medium Feeder

    Other uses of Cauliflower 'Violencia'

    Culinary

    Edible

    Flowers