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Cabbage
Brassica oleracea var. capitata 'Quick Start'

Family: Brassicaceae (brass-ih-KAY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Brassica (BRAS-ee-ka) (Info)
Species: oleracea var. capitata
Cultivar: Quick Start

Category:

Biennials

Vegetables

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

15-18 in. (38-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Danger:

N/A

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Unknown - Tell us

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

From seed; sow indoors before last frost

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Augusta, Georgia

Gardeners' Notes:

2
positives
0
neutrals
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Mar 23, 2007, Gabrielle from (Zone 5a) wrote:

A very good cabbage, but I have trouble keeping ahead of the moths!

Positive

On Jul 4, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 55 day, 3 lb hybrid from Takii. resistant to Fusarium Yellows. It is very early and quite uniform in size. It is pretty small, just a little larger than a softball. Crisp and tender it is better for coleslaw than the early pointed head types. It is extremely attractive to cabbage worms.