Broccoli Green Midget • Green Midget is a dwarf, early maturing Broccoli making it ideal for containers and home gardens. • Freshly picked steamed Broccoli is magnificent. It is also great in Tempura batter or tossed through a stir fry. • Cultivation. Probably the easiest Brassica vegetable to grow. Prepare soil thoroughly with plenty of manure or blood & bone. Apply mulch to retain moisture. • Harvest. Green Midget is a hybrid variety that should be ready to harvest 9-10 weeks after planting. Pick the central head while it is tightly packed, then pick side shoots as they develop. • Position. Full Sun.