This overwintering purple cauliflower is another great crop for the hunger gap of Hardy to zone 7, this extreme selection (5% survivors) made it through lows of A staple of the Pitchfork & Crow winter CSA, Purple Cape seed has become. Information about Purple Cauliflower including applications, recipes, to the discovery of colorful varieties, such as the purple Graffiti and purple Cape. Information about Baby Purple Cauliflower including applications, recipes, nutritional value, taste, seasons, availability Its petite size makes it ideal for pickling.
'Purple Cape'. Email Common Name: Cauliflower / Chou Fleur / Κουνουπίδι An extract of the seeds inactivates the bacterium that causes black rot. 'Purple Cape' cauliflower is a heritage variety. The country of origin is apparently disputed (either South Africa or Italy), though it was first introduced to England. Description: A stunning heritage cauliflower first introduced from South Africa in Large rich purple heads with excellent flavour, that are very easy to grow.
Seeds Cauliflower Purple Cape Winter variety. Sow seed 1cm deep, thin out to 7cm apart, transplant up to 60cm apart when the plants have made leaves. Plant in summer for spring harvest. Cold hardy to C on the West Coast. Beautiful purple head. Excellent for salads and dips. Varieties include 'Graffiti' and 'Purple Cape'. In Great Britain and southern Italy, a broccoli with tiny flower buds is sold as a vegetable under the.