Cabbage (Red) Rookie F1

Botanical Name: Brassica oleracea Capitata

50 Seeds
Availability: In stock

This great tasting hybrid variety produces magnificent ruby red cabbages. The heads can weigh 3.5kg or more whilst retaining a crisp texture. Rookie F1 is slow to bolt so it performs well also in warmer climates. In smaller gardens crops can be harvested when young for delicious baby cabbages.

Winner of an RHS Award of Garden Merit for reliability and good performance.

Product Specifications
How To Grow

Sow 5mm (1/4in) deep. Cover with a fine layer of compost and firm gently. Keep moist. Seedlings appear in 6-10 days.

Transplant seedlings to final position when large enough to handle. Space the plants 60cm (24in) apart both ways. Keep weed free and moist.

When To Plant Late Summer through Autumn
Harvest 12-16 weeks
When to Sow/Plant Summer, Autumn
Soil Type compost, sunny position

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