Cabbage seeds 'FILDERKRAUT' ORGANIC
Seeds per pack; approx. 50
Germination; 7-14 days
Plant out; Apr-Jun
The heirloom German Sauerkraut cabbage. It is a Giant pointed variety weighing up to 4.5 kg (10 Ib) with thin, very sweet flavoured leaves that stores well.
It is a great variety for shredding into salads, making coleslaw and sauerkraut.
Cabbage seed can be sown either directly into a seed bed, or started off in growing cells or seed trays under cover. Seeds should be sown thinly and thinned out to 3 inches as they develop. Germination usually takes 7 to 14 days. Seedlings are ready for transplanting when they have 5 or 6 leaves.
Plant out at 30cm for smaller heads or at 45-60cm for large heads.
Keep the young plants weed free and well watered until established and then only water during dry periods.
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