Cabbage Ornamental Mixed Colors – Item #371

$2.09

A favorite for cool season gardens. Bright, bi-colored rosettes of green, pink, purple and white intensify in cool weather. Edible leaves make an attractive garnish.

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Additional information

Weight 0.044375 lbs
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/2″ (13mm)

Spacing: 3″ (8cm)

Sprouts In: 7-10 days

Thinning: 12-18″ (30-46cm)

Select a location with full sun to part shade. Start indoors six to eight weeks before setting out. Grow as a winter crop in mild areas or plant out in late summer for fall color in cold climates. Keep young plants evenly moist.

Plant in groupings or in individual pots for the patio. Fertilize lightly throughout the season. If cabbage worms appear, treat with Bacillus thuringiensis.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Brassica oleracea

Height: 10-20″ (25-50cm)

Bloom Period: fall-winter

Type: annual