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Vegetable Gardening: Headless Cabbage

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elliethomas
Cottonwood, CA

June 6, 2008
8:31 PM

Post #5064223

I have beautiful cabbage, but no head inside. I have never grown it before, so does it take a while? The cabbage leaves are huge.

I have purple cabbage with nice tight little heads inside.

Do y'all know what is happening? Did I not do something?

Thanks,
Ellie
Farmerdill
Augusta, GA
(Zone 8a)


June 6, 2008
8:47 PM

Post #5064293

patience, as long as the plant is healthy ( and it is a cabbage not a collard) it will head when it gets ready. Some cultivars take a long time ( different cultivars range from 60 day to 120 day maturity)
elliethomas
Cottonwood, CA

June 6, 2008
8:56 PM

Post #5064333

Thanks so much. The leaves are up to my knees and beautiful.

Appreciate it,
Ellie

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