Kohlrabi - Purple

Brassica oleracea
Kohlrabi - Purple 200 seeds pkt
  • Vegetable
  • Excellent flavour
  • Purple skin, white flesh

$2.75 inc GST

Kohlrabi - Purple

$2.75 inc GST

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Product Description
Planting Guide

Product Description

Purplish leaves and globes with mild turnip-cabbage flavour. Leaves are eaten like kale & white-fleshed bulbs are eaten like broccoli. Plants grow to 45 cm tall, with globes growing above the soil.

Plant in early spring for a summer harvest & again in late summer for autumn & winter harvests. Harvest bulbs when tennis-ball sized. Peel & remove all tough and woody parts before slicing & cooking.

A pre-1860 heirloom, crisp white flesh; tender and sweet. Excellent flavour; can be eaten raw or cooked. Good in salads, soups and stews.

Planting Guide

Method: Direct or Seedling Trays
Planting Depth: 5mm
Best Planting Season/s: , ,
Germination: 3 to 10 days at 16-27ºC
Life Cycle: Hardy Biennial (usually grown as an annual)
Plant Height: 45cm
Row Spacing: 40cm
Plant Spacing: 20cm
Position: Full sun, moist well drained soil
Days to maturity/flowering: 55-75 days
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