A new type of red cabbage with crinkled leaves and a crunchy texture and taste. Round dark green heads with strong red colour throughout. Good sweet flavour.
35 seeds approx
Culture: Sow thinly April -Jun into a finely raked seedbed at a depth of 13mm (½") (Germination 7-12 days) Alternatively sow April in a propagator on a windowsill or in a greenhouse at approx. 10-15°C (50-60°F) using good quality compost., sow in Modules or Small Pots.
Transplant with a trowel when large enough to handle, allowing 30cm (12") between plants each way. Apply a general fertiliser like Growmore at 75 grams SQ meter, Do not plant on Club Root infested land. If you want clean caterpillar free cabbages you MUST spray with a good insecticide every 14 days.
This variety is very frost tolerant.