Veronica has good heat tolerance and can be planted to mature in late summer through late fall. Romanesco has a very dense head with a mild and nutty flavor. It is grown like cauliflower. Best used in mid-late summer plantings that mature in fall. Veronica has good uniformity of maturity and holds well in cool weather. 7 – 10? Spiraled heads are uniform in size and maturity.
Created from a controlled method of pollination in which the pollen of two different species or varieties is crossed by human intervention. Typical F1 varieties are deliberately created to breed a desired trait. Gardeners who use hybrid plant varieties usually purchase new seed every year, however, over several years the seed could eventually be used for open pollination
This variety has a history of being passed down within a family or community, similar to the generational sharing of certain items like jewelry or furniture.
* This is an estimated guide. Conditions may vary considerably due to location.