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how do you harvest broccoli

I have broccoli growing and i have already cut the top bunches does it yeild more how do you harvest and cut it
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Posted 2015-03-06T00:39:35+0000  by alldayjob alldayjob

Hi Alldayjob.


Thank you for your question and welcome to our community.

Once you have harvested your mature broccoli stock

there should be some additional growth on the side of the stock providing you have done your cutting task carefully and you have used a clean and sharp cutting tool.  

The top of the broccoli that you harvested is actually the “flower” portion of the broccoli.  Cutting off the head is sort of like cutting a flower off its stem.  In this case, the stem will re-grow another broccoli stock.


Be sure to take some pictures of your new broccoli growth and share it with us on the community.


Posted 2015-03-06T20:23:13+0000  by Rick_HD_OC

Posted 2015-03-08T15:46:19+0000  by Ingar_HD_ATL
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