It is pretty and yellow. It should be harvested as young as possible (10 cm), then it is tender as butter. The numerous large, male flowers are ideal for frying.
Sow from mid-April as single seeds in 10-cm pots at about 20º C. Lightly cover seeds with loose soil or sand and keep moist. Transplant into the field from May 20th at the foot of the compost pile or in nutrient-rich soil. (Beware of slug damage!) Keep free from frost. Space individual plants at 80–100 cm on all sides.
Sowing quantity 10 g/Are