Cabbage Red Drumhead Organic

£0.99

An heirloom variety dating back to 1860 which delivers densely packed leaves with a dark red solid heart from Autumn through to Xmas, Red Drumhead is renowned for cooking and pickling, holding its flavour and deep purple-red colour. (2 Gram Seeds ~ Approx 600 Seeds)

  • Size: 2gm

287 in stock

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Cabbage Red Drumhead Organic

Cabbage Red Drumhead Organic. An heirloom variety dating back to 1860 which delivers densely packed leaves with a dark red solid heart from Autumn through to Xmas, Red Drumhead is renowned for cooking and pickling, holding its flavour and deep purple-red colour.

Cultivation Advice Cabbage Red Drumhead Organic

  • Start seed indoors or in greenhouse in early spring (5-7 weeks before planting outdoors). Or plant directly outdoors in mid spring for late summer harvest.
  • Can also be sown Jul – Aug for winter harvest. Sow 2-3 seeds together every 12-18 inches. Planting depth 1/8 inch.
  • When seedlings are 1 inch tall thin to one plant every 12-18 inches.
  • Plant cabbage in a sunny location where no cabbage was grown the year before. Keep weed free, moist and protect against pests.