Cabbage Michihili (Chinese) – Item #59


Michihili, or Chinese cabbage, is a semi-heading variety that produces large, crisp, mild-flavored leaves that are delicious raw, steamed, or in a stir fry. Plants tolerate light frost and taste best when timed to mature in cool weather.

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Additional information

Weight 1 g
Dimensions .125 × 3.25 × 4.5 in

Planting & Harvesting

Seed Depth: 1/2″ (13mm)

Plant Space: 18″ (46cm)

Row Space: 18″ (46cm)

Sprouts In: 7-12 days

Plant in rich, moist soil in full sun or part shade two weeks before last spring frost. Start transplants indoors six weeks before last spring frost. Sow seeds in midsummer for fall harvest. Keep soil evenly moist. Grows best in temperatures between 50-75°F.

Harvest by cutting entire plant at soil level as soon as head feels firm.

Additional Information

Botanical Name: Brassica rapa var. pekinensis

Matures In: 65 days