CABBAGE Hiroshimana Loose Leaf
Stock: 287 Available
Characteristics: Annual leaf vegetable
Seed per packet: 40
This loose leaf Chinese cabbage variety has medium green, glossy leaves and pale green midribs. In frost-free areas, it can be sown all year long but avoid planting in the middle of a hot summer. Stir-fry or steam, Chinese and Japanese cooks often use loose headed cabbages for pickling.
Adaptable to most soils.
Tropical: All Year Round
Temperate: Spring to Late Autumn
Cool climate: Spring to Early Autum
Sow: 6mm deep
For best results grow in seed raising trays of a quality seed raising mix. Keep warm and moist. Transplant when 5-7cm high.
Plant space: 45cm
Row Space: 50cm
Germination: 6-10 days