Broccoli 'Belstar' F1 Hybrid (Calabrese) (Seeds)

Brassica oleracea (Italica Group)

Hardy Annual

What is Hardy Annual?


90% (2 Reviews)

Want to get notified when back in stock?

Description How to Grow Delivery Reviews
Outstanding crops of calabrese with an excellent flavour. Plant in succession for a continual harvest, summer into autumn. The central floret is followed by several sideshoots. Height: 45cm (18"). Spread: 40cm (16").

Height Up to 45cm (18in)
Spread Up to 40cm (16in)

Hardy Annual

kitchen garden

full sun

Sowing Months Harvest Months

1 packet (40 broccoli seeds) (TKA54033)

  • Sow outdoors April/June in succession, thinly in a prepared seedbed, 1cm (1/2in) deep.
  • Thin-out seedlings when large enough to handle, and transplant to 38cm (15in) apart, each way.
  • Harvest from June to October.
  • Calabrese can be cooked in a number of ways. The main head is ideal for boiling and serving with a white sauce, whilst the side florets are perfect for stir fries.

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes, etc. are delivered at the appropriate time for planting or potting on. Delivery times will be stated on the product page above, or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed incur a delivery charge of £2.99.

Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £4.99.

Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products, a maximum delivery charge of £6.99 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.

Large items may incur a higher delivery charge - this will be displayed in your shopping basket.

Please see our Delivery page for further details, and more information on different charges that may apply to certain destinations.

For more information on how we send your plants please visit our Helpful Guide on plant sizes.

Sign up to the Van Meuwen Gardener's Club for Special Offers