GB CULTURAL INFO: C/Matures 9-16/Harvest 2-4+/Yield 96-383/Spacing 18"/
DAYS TO MAT: 100-160 days
SEEDS PER PACKET: 85
SOURCE CODE: C
APPROX GERM DAYS: 6-12
PLANTING DEPTH: 1/4-1/2"
WHEN TO PLANT: Fall
PACKET LABEL INSTRUCTIONS: Start seeds in flats. Prefers rich soil, evenly moist and well-limed, so dig in organic matter and water when necessary.
BOTANICAL NAME: Brassica oleracea var. capitata
DESCRIPTION: (<1885) Famous winter cabbage and one of the hardiest. Survives all winter in Zone 7. Solid, flat light green heads weigh 3-5 lbs. Heart is more tender than most other cabbages and has a milder flavor that many prefer. Thin blistered leaves with purple flush. Frost improves flavor. Fine for shaded gardens anytime.