Seed Freaks - Brassica - Cabbage - Red Acre
Seed Freaks – Brassica – Cabbage – Red Acre
CABBAGE: RED ACRE
An early red cabbage that produces dense, deep purple, compact heads; 15-18cm in diameter.
Great for colourful coleslaws, salads, and cooking.
It won’t split when planted in the spring.
One of the best cabbages for winter storage.
WHEN TO PLANT
Cool Climate: SEP, OCT, NOV, DEC, JAN, FEB DIRECT OR IN TRAYS
Temperate: FEB, MAR, APR, AUG, SEP
Sub – Tropical: MAR, APR, MAY, JUL, AUG, SEP
Tropical: APR, MAY, JUN
Arid: MAR, APR, MAY
Rich, well-drained soil.
Sow in trays 5mm. 2 seeds per cell.
Thin to 1 plant per cell.
Transplant 5–6-week-old seedlings in a fertile garden bed, 30cm apart,
allowing 60-70cm between rows.
Spray with dipel to reduce caterpillar damage.
DAYS TO HARVEST
APPROX 200 SEEDS
OPEN POLLINATED SEED 100% TASMANIAN GROWN
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