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  • cabbage / Brassica oleracea (Capitata Group) 'Caraflex' F1
  • Eventual height: 0.4m
  • Eventual spread: 0.4m

cabbage 'Caraflex'

cabbage / Brassica oleracea (Capitata Group) 'Caraflex' F1

approx 50 seeds £2.49 £1.99
approx 50 seeds £2.49 £1.99
  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: fertile, well drained, moisture-retentive and firm<>
    An improved Hispi type, with slightly larger heads that stand a little longer than other pointed types. It's very fast growing, which means it can be sown and harvested over a long period throughout the season, and it’s also an excellent source of vitamin A, B and C.<>
  • Growing Instructions:Early sowings can be made into pots or seed trays under cover: pot on as the seedlings grow. Or sow later in spring into shallow drills in a well-prepared seedbed, thinning seedlings to 5cm apart. When plants each 15cm tall transplant to where they are to grow, spacing about 45cm apart and firming in well. Protect from slugs and net against pigeons.<>
  • Sow: Late January to June

  • Harvest: June to September

  • Approximate quantity: 50 seeds.

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