Broccoli Raab in fall?

opal52(z7b GA)May 25, 2006

Has anyone planted Broccoli Raab in Fall?

The seed packets mention it as a spring crop only, but members in the Vegetable Forum from cooler zones plant it in fall also. It's a delicious vegetable and very hard to find in our local grocery stores.

I will be grateful to receive any information on growing Broccoli Raab (spring or fall) in Georgia.

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girlgroupgirl(8 ATL)

Fall and winter. It overwinters here in the Atlanta area no problem.

GGG

    Bookmark   May 25, 2006 at 4:36PM
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opal52(z7b GA)

Thanks GGG. I look forward to planting this fall.

    Bookmark   May 28, 2006 at 4:57PM
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WestEnder(z7 Atlanta GA)

A member of our community garden planted it last fall and then let it go to flower in the late winter. It was beautiful! I have decided to plant it this fall at home as an ornamental for those beautiful flowers, which were also honey bee magnets.

    Bookmark   June 1, 2006 at 2:16PM
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rothwood(z7 NJ)

Yep. The first time I tried broccoli raab was a fall planting, and it did very well here in Jersey. good luck

    Bookmark   May 23, 2008 at 12:57PM
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