The Cauliflower Romanesco Ottobrino is a plant of the Cruciferae family, once classified as broccoli cabbage; with high stem, without branches. It has leaves with a very wavy flap and small to medium inflorescence, of a medium compact compound shape, sulfur yellow in color. Very early vegetative cycle.
It prefers a cool and humid temperate climate with a sunny exposure; fears frost, dry heat and sudden changes in temperature. The optimal temperature for growth is between 18 ° C and 20 ° C, with a minimum of 6/8 ° C. The ideal soil has a pH of 5.5 / 7.5; it is of medium texture, fresh, fertile, deep and well drained.
- Sowing outdoors: from May to July, with a minimum temperature of 10 ° C.
- Harvest: October / November