Broccoli Plants
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Broccoli flowering

68scout added on June 13, 2012 | Answered

My broccoli plants are flowering without ever producing heads. What can be do? I live in Grand Junction, CO and it is hot this year, over 90 most days.

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Nikki
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Answered on June 14, 2012

The broccoli is bolting. Unfortunately, after they bolt, there is not much you can do but plant them again. To keep plants that are prone to bolting, they need to keep their soil cool. Mulch helps with this. This article will give you some tips for keeping them from bolting in the future:
https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/vegetables/broccoli/bolting-broccoli-growing-broccoli-in-hot-weather.htm

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