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CABBAGE Hiroshimana Loose Leaf

Brassica rapa

Stock: Out Of Stock

Family: Brassicaceae

Characteristics: Annual leaf vegetable

Seed per packet: 40


This loose leaf Chinese cabbage variety has medium green, glossy leaves and pale green midribs. In frost-free areas, it can be sown all year long but avoid planting in the middle of a hot summer. Stir-fry or steam, Chinese and Japanese cooks often use loose headed cabbages for pickling.

Adaptable to most soils.

Tropical: All Year Round
Temperate: Spring to Late Autumn
Cool climate: Spring to Early Autum

Sow: 6mm deep
For best results grow in seed raising trays of a quality seed raising mix. Keep warm and moist. Transplant when 5-7cm high.
Plant space: 45cm
Row Space: 50cm
Germination: 6-10 days

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