Brussels Sprouts

We have a range of high yielding Brussels sprouts hybrids to cover all maturities. They have all been carefully developed with particular attention to flavour as well as other important characteristics such as presentation, ease of picking and long standing in the field.

CROP INFORMATION

Sow PeriodFebruary (under glass) - April
Transplant5-6 Weeks from sowing
Suggested Density22,000 per hectare
Harvest PeriodSeptember - March according to variety
  • Bosworth F1

    A midseason variety maturing before Trafalgar. Has excellent holding ability with firm, smooth, dark green, sweet tasting buttons. Shows intermediate downy mildew and ringspot resistance.

    Approximately 210 days to maturity

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  • Churchill F1 TZ 0151

    A first early variety, maturing late August to October. Churchill produces good yields of tight, evenly spaced buttons with a superb flavour.

    Approximately 180 days to maturity

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  • Bitesize F1 TZ 0299

    A unique hardy variety that produces small dark green buttons about half the size of standard sprouts. Maturing from November, Bitesize produces sprouts that have a great texture and flavour and will hold at a ‘baby’ size until late January, making this variety perfect for supplying the premium Brussels sprout market.

    Approximately 240 days to maturity

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  • Trafalgar F1 TZ 9011

    Tall, erect, late midseason variety with strong root system. Medium size smooth buttons of excellent flavour. Intermediate resistance to powdery mildew.

    Approximately 240 days to maturity

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  • Red Bull

    Specialist variety producing red sprouts which improve in colour after cold weather. In our opinion the best red variety available.

    Approximately 210 days to maturity

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