Growing Calendar for Cabbage Seeds - Candisa
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Cabbage 'Candisa' is an early maturing, compact summer cabbage which can be grown close. A crisp heart with little core, meaning less waste.
Candisa is a tender and sweet cabbage, good enough for coleslaw and salads too. Can be harvested as a mini-cabbage.
This was our trial variety for 2008 and the results were outstanding! We could hardly believe the wonderful comments from our customers. So many took the time and trouble to send in photos and detailed reports of the results from germination to final cut.
Some even had suggestions for a name, Mr Rollins suggested ‘Crispy Delight' (his wife enjoyed it raw in coleslaw), Mr Dannat suggested ‘Marshalls Summer Wonder' - a good all round cabbage.
Early maturing , compact summer cabbage that will also overwinter!
Sow Indoors: February-March thinly ½in (1cm) deep in clean trays or modules of firm pre watered compost. Keep soil moist at all times.
Sow Outdoors: March-April and October to overwinter crop, thinly ½in (1cm) deep in a seed bed or clean module trays of firm pre watered compost. Keep soil moist at all times. Protect from frost.
Thin Out: 4in (10cm) apart.
Plant Out: May-June and March into the required harvest position 12in (30cm) apart with 12in (30cm) between each row when plants have 3-4 true leaves.
Harvest: July-September. Overwintered crop harvest June.
Protect from Cabbage White Butterfly with netting.
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