Q.My Brussel Sprouts Are Coming Out Like Open Florets Instead Of Globes. Why Are They Coming Out This Way? Are They Still Edible.
Are the sprouts ready for harvest? I’ve attached photos below. Thanks in advance for your advice!
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
This is far from normal, but is likely due to environmental issues. They prefer cool weather, so any warmspells will cause issues. Overwatering will be common, especially during this time of year. Fungicides may be necessary. Nutrient deficiencies can cause abnormal growth, but a soil test will confirm one way or another.
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