Grow Your Own Food Seeds, Seedlings Plants & Trees
Grow your own Fruit and Vegetables from seeds and plants plus fertilisers, plant foods and compost from top stores like Plant Me Know and Wilkinsons
Sowing Early sowings in trays or modules under glass at 13°C. Later sowings direct into seed bed in shallow drills 1.5cm (¾") deep. Planting Prick off the glasshouse seedlings when 6-8cm (3-4”) tall into trays 5cm (2”) apart. Thin module sowings to single plants. Harden off before planting out in the growing site from early May 30cm (12”) apart. Thin outdoor sowings to 4-6cm (2-3”) apart as soon as possible, planting in the growing site when 15cm (6”) tall spaced at 45cm (15”) apart. Firm in well and keep well watered in drought conditions. Other Instructions Cabbages like good solid ground. Do not plant into freshly dug ground, so dig the plot well in advance. Do not grow on same ground two years running.
Spring harvesting crop, reliable and early. Dark green solid hearts, good quality and flavour. Sowing Sow the seed thinly in well-prepared seed beds in shallow drills 1.5cm (½”) deep. Keep well watered. Thin the seedlings as they appear to 5cm (2”) apart. When the seedlings are about 10-15cm (4-6”) tall, transplant to the growing site 35-40cm (14”-16”) apart. Set the young plants 1.5cm (¾”) deeper than they were in the seedbed. Other Instructions Dual-purpose variety. To grow spring greens plant out to 15cm (6”) apart and take alternative plants in March as spring greens leaving the others to fully mature fully.