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Celery Victoria F1
Celery seeds - Victoria F1 is mid green colour, tall with fleshy petioles. One of the best flavoured celery varieties available which is self blanching, quick growing and has a good standing ability. Celery loves moisture, but Victoria can be grown in places that you may have thought are too dry. Early to mid season production and will grow where it is traditionally difficult.
Celery is a forever popular salad vegetable with its crisp sweet stalks, but is equally as tasty braised or chopped in casseroles.
Product Part Number: 11406
When to sow
When to Sow Victoria Celery Seeds
February to April
Where to Sow
Sow the fine seed thinly in pots or trays under glass at 18°C. Sow the seed on the surface of moist seed sowing compost and lightly cover the seed with a sprinkle of vermiculite.
What to do Next
As soon as seedlings are large enough to handle, prick off into trays 5cm (2") apart. When seedlings are 6-7cm (3-4") tall, gradually harden off before planting out 20cm (9") apart once all risk of frost has passed. Water well throughout the growing season.
August to November
Celery requires deep, rich soil and copious watering throughout the growing season.
High in sodium & potassium traditionally used as diuretic.