UC Master Gardeners, Santa Clara County, CA
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UC Master Gardeners, Santa Clara County, CA

Cool Season Vegetables

Listed below are some varieties of cool season vegetables that have been found to do well in Santa Clara County.

COOL CROPVARIETIES
ARTICHOKE Green Globe, Imperial Star (from seed in spring)
ASPARAGUS Mary Washington, UC 157, UC 72 (seed or crown)
BEET Albina Vereduna, Chioggia, Cylindra, Golden
BROCCOLI De Cicco, Green Comet, Green Goliath, Minaret, Packman, Premium Crop, Waltham 29
BRUSSELS SPROUTS Jade Cross
CABBAGE Copenhagen Market, Earliana, Early Jersey Wakefield, Golden Acre, Ruby Ball Hybrid
CARROTS Chantenay, Danvers, Paris Market, Minicor, Nantes, Thumbelina
CAULIFLOWER Cheddar, Early Snowball, Graffiti, Panther, Romanesco
CHARD Argentata, Bright Lights, Fordhook Giant, French White, Italian Silver Rib, Rhubarb Chard
GARLIC Burgundy, California Early, California Late, Georgia Crystal, Inchelium Red, Rosewood, Susanville
KOHLRABI Early Purple Vienna, Kohlibri, White Vienna
LETTUCE Black-Seeded Simpson, Brune d'Hiver, Canasta, Capitaine, Esmeralda, Jericho, Loma, Marvel of Four Seasons, Merlot, Nancy, Nevada, Oakleaf, Prizehead, Red Ridinghood, Sangria, Sierra
MACHE D'Etampes, Vit
MUSTARD Florida Broadleaf, Mizuna, Red Giant, Southern Giant Curled
ONION Early Yellow Globe, Fiesta, Granex, Grano, Southport White Globe, Stockton Red, White Sweet Spanish,Yellow Sweet Spanish
ONION, GREEN BUNCHING Southport White Globe, White Lisbon, White Sweet Spanish
PEAS Shelling: Little Marvel, Maestro, Tall Telephone
Sugar Snap: Super Sugar Snap
Snow Pea: Mammoth Melting, Oregon Sugar Pod II
POTATO Bintje, Caribe, Rose Finn Apple, Yukon Gold
SPINACH America, Bloomsdale Longstanding, Giant Nobel, Oriental Giant, Tyee F1, Viroflay, New Zealand (summer substitute)
TURNIPS Amber Globe, De Milan, Scarlet Queen, White Lady

 

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