Kailaan (Chinese Broccoli)

Brassica oleracea var. alboglabra
  • Green vegetable
  • Harvest whole plant.
  • Good for stir-frying or steaming.

$2.75 inc GST


$2.75 inc GST

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Product Description
Planting Guide

Product Description

Green leaf vegetable with wrinkled green leaves and thick stems. Strong, slightly bitter broccoli flavour; good for stir-frying and steaming.

Harvest whole plant. Heat tolerant. Fast-growing. Chinese Kale or Chinese Broccoli is similar to broccoli but can be harvested faster, is more tender and the leaves are part of the main crop as well.

Cut the main stem inflorescence which will look similar to broccoli and the plant will shoot several more.

Planting Guide

Method: Direct or Punnets
Planting Depth: 5mm
Best Planting Season/s: , ,
Germination: 7 to 12 days at 10-29C
Life Cycle: Annual
Row Spacing: 30cm
Plant Spacing: 20cm
Position: Full sun
Days to maturity/flowering: 65-80 days
Other: Harvest whole plant when ready. Protect from aphids, caterpillars and mildews.