Cauliflower Atalaya F1 12 Plants - MAY

Item Number: 97026
  • Description
  • Professionally grown, garden ready plug plants delivered to your door, ready for planting into their final position.

    Growing from plugs takes away a lot of the worry that some gardeners have when raising plants from seed. With our staggered deliveries you can order with confidence that they will arrive at the perfect time for planting. Specially selected so that they are easy to grow for beginners and the more experienced gardener. 

    Atalaya F1 produces deep solid curds with good leaf cover protection that stand well and have a good flavour.

    1 plant per plug.
  • Pack size: 12 Plug Plants
  • Qty

    £ 5.50


When to sow

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May Delivery

A postage charge of £4.95 is applicable on orders containing Plug Plants.

What to do on arrival

On arrival open the packages immediately. You may notice a little compost spillage due to movement in the post, and occasionally an odd yellow leaf may appear and fall off due to the plants being in a box for a short period, but this is nothing to worry about. If there is any significant damage please contact us immediately. Stand the plants upright and give a little water as required. After a couple of hours the plants will have recovered from the journey and will be ok to plant as directed below.

Soil Preparation

Always prepare your soil well prior to planting by adding a general fertiliser and rake well into the soil. If growing in containers, plant into a good quality potting compost and feed throughout the growing season to keep plants healthy and producing a tasty crop over a longer period.

Harvest Period

August to September

Planting Distance

45cm (18") between the plants in rows spaced 60cm (24") apart.

Growing Instructions

Water well after planting into rich fertile soil. Plants may benefit from being grown under some bird protection netting. Cauliflowers dislike any check in growth. Lack of water can cause premature formation of small heads. Water regularly and feed as heads start to form to ensure perfect curds.

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