Celery

Celery 'Gigante Dorato'

Celery - Celery  'Gigante Dorato'

Common Name: Celery
Genus: Celery
Cultivar: 'Gigante Dorato'

Category: Fruit & Vegetables
Growth Rate: Average

Hardiness: TenderHeight: 0.30 m (30 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sunSpread: 0.15 m (15 cm)

Soil Type: Normal/Loam
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained
Harvest: July to December
Months to Sow Inside: April
Months to Sow Ouside: May




Golden legs of celery that can be eaten raw in dips or salads or used as a base for pasta sauces soups and casseroles. This is not self blanching so earth up the stems as they grow to get really tender golden celery.

  • Growing Instructions:Sow indoors in pots or modules in a propogator in mid Spring
    Sow outdoorswhen the air temperature is above 15C
    Sow on the surface as seed needs light to germinate and keep moist.
    Plant out when plants have 4 - 6 true leaves.
    Blanch by earthing up at the base.

    Harvest: July to December


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