Cabbage (Brassica oleracea var. capitata 'Deep Blue') in the Brassicas Database

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Life cycle: Biennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 12 inches
Uses: Vegetable
Dynamic Accumulator: P (Phosphorus)
Ca (Calcium)
S (Sulfur)
Mn (Manganese)
Zn (Zinc)
Cu (Copper)
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Start indoors
Will not come true from seed
Pollinators: Self


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Posted by farmerdill (Augusta Georgia - Zone 8a) on May 31, 2014 10:24 AM

A 55 day Headstart type from D. Palmer. Nice 3-5 lb round heads. Doing very nicely here. I like Greenbriar but this one is competitive.

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