Brussels Sprouts

Seed information
Plant Name
Transplanting Info
Direct seed into field
Start seeds indoors for transplanting
Days to germination 5
Days to harvest 95
When to sow
Transplant about 4 months before expected last frost date or direct seed 5 months before expected last frost date
Nutrient requirements Heavy feeder
Cell size 2′ pots
Transplant notes / directions If transplanting, grow in pot for 4 weeks.
Farmers tip For best yield, strip leaves off bottom 3/4 of brussel sprout stem as frost approaches. Those leaves are edible and can be treated like collard greens.
Trellis Requirements N/A
Common Dishes Roasted Brussels Sprouts, Fried Brussels Sprouts, Carmilized Brussels Sprouts
Preservation Freeze, Can, Pickle, Ferment
Seed Spacing 2′
Planting Instructions