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Quantity or Pot size (see 'Pot Sizes' tab below): 75 seeds approx
A dark green winter cabbage with deeply textured leaves and a robust flavor. Successional sowings 2-3 weeks apart will give a longer cropping season. Can be gently braised, fried in butter or whole leaves can be stuffed and rolled. Goes very well with Pork.
Sow April-May in shallow drills 2cm deep. When large enough to handle thin to leave plants 7-10cm apart. When 15cm tall transplant to final position of 45cm apart with 60cm between rows Cover with netting to protect from caterpillars and Pigeons. Harvest October to December
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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);
The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall.