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Rapini Broccoli (300 seeds) (BR103) $2.50

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Rapini Broccoli

         
 
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(B. rapa) An Italian non-heading broccoli grown for flavorful, asparagus-like spring shoots and leaves. Great to cook or in salads.
 
Rapini Broccoli
Overall Rating:
         
4.5
 
 
Number of Reviews: 24
Easy to Grow 4.5
EarlyMaturity 3.5

95.8% would recommend this item to a friend.

 
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0 out of 0 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
Eastern Shore MD
Location:
Stockton, MD, United States
Date:
March 25, 2019
          5.0
 
Love me some broccoli rabe
Easy to Grow 4.0
EarlyMaturity 0.0
 

What are the pros? Complex taste

What are the cons? Bolts in summer heat

Review:

Love this variety. It’s been a staple in my garden for years. I plant it early and harvest around June. Love the flavor. Freezes well and we enjoy it all winter.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes

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10 out of 11 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
Ashley
Location:
Tampa, FL, United States
Date:
November 25, 2018
          4.0
 
Got really big and bushy
Easy to Grow 5.0
EarlyMaturity 4.5
 

What are the pros? High yeild

What are the cons? None

Review:

I planted these in my small plot garden and they took off! I had 4 of them and they grew humongous! I let them grow to about 3 feet in height and then harvested them all. Saut?s and were delicious with garlic. Next season I’ll keep them small, perhaps the leaves will be a bit more tender.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes

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13 out of 15 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
Kaela
Location:
Mclean, VA, United States
Date:
May 18, 2018
          5.0
 
Delicious and Easy
Easy to Grow 5.0
EarlyMaturity 5.0
 

What are the pros? Fairly heat tolerant

What are the cons? Can’t think of any

Review:

Started indoors in peat with a Nanodome and heating mat. They germinated in a day! I planted them outdoors in my raised beds in early April, and I am harvesting the plants now in mid May. On the few hot days we’ve had I covered the soil around them with white plastic to reflect the sun, and thankfully they didn’t bolt. Large, delicious plants that pests didn’t touch. As an Italian American I was raised eating Broccoli Rabe, and this is as tasty as it comes! It’s an acquired taste, so for those unaccustomed to it, it may be too strong for you. Highly recommend this variety.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes

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12 out of 12 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
MJ
Location:
Ayden, NC, United States
Date:
April 27, 2018
          5.0
 
Just keeps growing growing
Easy to Grow 5.0
EarlyMaturity 5.0
 

What are the pros? excellent cool weather plant,

What are the cons? none yest

Review:

had some broccolini once and really liked it & this was this closet thing I could find, so bought some. started easy indoors, transplanted well (all lived), like the taste, keeps producing like crazy, I have to harvest every day- nice problem to have. looking forward to planting even more in the fall. Definitely will be ordering more of this. easy to prepare by sauteing in olive oil with a little salt.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes

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13 out of 14 people found the following review helpful:

Nickname:
Flowergirl
Location:
SAN JOSE, CA, United States
Date:
April 4, 2018
          4.0
 
Leaves are good too
Easy to Grow 4.0
EarlyMaturity 4.0
 

What are the pros? Easy for new grower

What are the cons? None

Review:

I bought these at Seed Bank in Petaluma. I planted next to some gem lettuce and forgot to use a marker. When these started to sprout, I was harvesting the leaves for salad. They were crunchy and sweet. As the stalks grew I noticed the small flowering heads on them and realized they were the raab I planted (my lettuce didn't fair well with our last rain). I haven't cut stalks yet to saute as some suggest but the flowers are beautiful and the hummingbirds seem to love them, so I will hold off for a few more weeks. This is my first season planting vegetables in a raised bed so I would say that this is good for any newbies. I planted these directly into the ground.

Would you recommend this product to a friend? Yes

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