Cabbage- Red Acre

Brassica oleracea

Standard seed packet, 90 seeds

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Cabbage- Red Acre

Brassica oleracea

  • Leaf vegetable
  • Small heads growing up to 1.6kg
  • Compact purple/red heads

Biennial to 50cm (usually grown as an annual). Early maturing compact variety producing small round dense heads to 15cm in diameter and up to 1.6kg in weight. Cabbage heads are deep red to purple in colour and leaves are tender with a sweet flavour. Fast growing, early maturing variety with long shelf-life. Good cooked or raw in salads. Slow bolting and resistant to splitting.

How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth: 5mm
When: Spring, late summer and autumn
Germination: 7-14 days @ 18-24°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Hardy Biennial (usually grown as an annual)
Row Spacing: 50cm
Plant Spacing: 40cm
Position: Part or full sun, well drained soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 60-120 days
*Notes: Protect from caterpillars and aphids.

(Product number: D5-08)
Seeds per gram: 500 seeds

SKU D5-08
Shipping Weight 0.0006kg
Botanical name: Brassica oleracea
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 90 seeds
Seeds per gram: 500

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