‘Brassica oleracea’ var. ‘botrytis’
‘Snowball Y’ is more successful in short-season areas. The leaves curl naturally around the heads to protect them from sun scald. Mature heads hold well so they don’t all have to be picked at once. Botanical Interests’® Snowball Y Organic Cauliflower Seeds have been verified by The Non-GMO Project.
One packet sows up to 120 feet.
70-80 days to maturity.
Sow 4 to 6 weeks before transplanting outside after your average last frost date, or 12 weeks before your average first fall frost date.
Mild Climates: sow in fall for harvest in late winter and early spring. Ideal soil temperature for germination is 70°-85°F, cooler (60°F) growing temperatures thereafter.