Brussels Sprout Evesham Special Seeds (Brassica oleracea), A gardener’s favourite vegetable for many years , producing dark green , fairly large sprouts on strong plants cropping well of a reasonable period.
March to April
Sow the brussels sprout seeds thinly in trays or two seeds per cell in modules under glass at 13°C. Later sowings can be made into a seed bed in shallow drills 2cm deep in short rows.
As soon as glasshouse seedlings of evesham special show their first pair of leaves, prick off into trays 5cm apart or thin modules to one seedling per cell. Gradually harden off before planting out when about 15cm tall. Plant in beds 60cm between plants and 90cm between the rows.
Outdoor sowings of Brussels Sprout Evesham Special should be thinned to 7-10cm apart, then once plants are large enough, lifted and transplanted to their final planting positions, spaced the same as detailed above.
Start picking from Mid-November to January