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Q.flowering broccoli

bucketmaster added on July 5, 2012 | Answered

My broccoli has flowered. Do I continue growing or pull out? Not sure what to do.

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Answered on July 6, 2012

This is called bolting. Unfortunately, once broccoli bolts, it quickly becomes inedible. To keep plants that are prone to bolting, you need to keep their soil cool. Mulch helps. This article will help you with planting it in the future: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/broccoli/bolting-broccoli-growing-broccoli-in-hot-weather.htm

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