This is an excellent product. Have done a 1/2 acre. Already sprouting up. Look forward to ground cover and Spring planting
Everything arrived on time and in great condition.
These early, and compact cabbages are bred for the Canada and Northern United States. They have dense, deep red-purple solid oval heads that weigh 2 -4 pounds each! Red Express is a medium size seed variety that can be spaced closer than other cabbage types. Height of 12" and spread of 8-12" makes this cabbage excellent for container growing. Packet 500mg ~ 150 seeds.
Start seed indoors 4-6 weeks before transplanting into the garden. Optimum soil temperature for seed germination is 50-85 degrees. Transplant to the garden 2 to 4 weeks before your average last frost. If direct seeding, sow seeds 3 to 5 weeks prior to average last frost or as soon as the soil can be worked. For fall harvest, plant transplants 7-9 weeks before average first frost date.
Scientific Name: Brassica oleracea
Days to Maturity: 50-60
Seed Depth: 1/2"
Days to Sprout: 4-10
Plant Spacing: 8-12"
Row Spacing: 18-24"
Light Requirements: Sunny
Plant Height: 12"
Life Cycle: Biennial
Frost Tolerance: Hardy