Will the broccoli sprout new heads after the first one is cut off?  What is best way to cut off the first growth to maintain health of plant, if it will produce more heads?

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With the first cut of the original head, they suggest that you make that cut close to the bottom of the floret........and on an angle................the next ones grow sideways off the stem not as big as the original one but just as delicious.
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