Millennium is a highly adaptable, crown cut type yielding high-domed heads with very small beads and exceptionally uniform head maturity. It has a round shape, good heat tolerance and less side shoots. Millennium is anthocyanin-free and has shown strong post-harvest color retention. It is adaptable to all SAH production areas, including Salinas Valley, San Joaquin Valley, Santa Maria, Yuma, Pacific Northwest, East Coast/Eastern Canada and Mexico, and works well in warm to cool, cool to warm and warm to warm regions.
- Excellent for crown cut and short trim (Asian cut)
- High domed, fine beaded
- Anthocyanin free (will not purple)
The days to maturity are calculated as an average of fall harvest dates for direct seeded broccoli in Salinas, CA. Some sowing dates may result in earlier or later maturity. Overwinter production can add over 20 days to the numbers listed.