Cabbage

WHITE CABBAGE
HYBRID CHARACTERISTICS PLANT/FRUIT REMARKS
F1 GREENLANDIA Medium early type, harvest *90 days from transplanting. Sowing from early Spring to late Summer. Grown successfully in a wide range of countries. Strong but compact plants. Smooth big leaves. Big crispy global-round heads of 2,5-3 kg. Reliable variety which can remain in the field for α long time, without loosing its quality.
F1 LENEYA Early cabbage *70 days. Suitable for late Winter and early Spring sowing. Compact uniform plants with crispy round heads of 1,5-2 kg. The earliest. Suitable for dense planting.
CABBAGE - USEFUL INFORMATION
Number of seeds per g 200-270 sds
Sowing period February – September. Very early sowing in frost free greenhouses from December.
Sowing depth 1-1,5 cm
Germination time 8 days
Optimum germ. temperature 14 ˚C (minimum 2˚C)
Seeds per 1.000 m2 20-30 g or 3.500 sds
Planting distance 40/50/60 cm x 50-80 cm depending of plant size
Transplanting Latest 30 days after sowing
Plants per 1.000 m2 2.800-3.330 plants
Optimum conductivity in soil 1-1,5 mS
Optimum pH in soil pH 6,0-6,8
Fruitsetting Best results with the use of vibrators or bumble bees.
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