Brassica oleracea convar. acephala var. gongylodes
This light-green kohlrabi is extremely tender. It does well in both spring and autumn cultivation. Sowing in early August in a plastic tunnel or greenhouse gives a winter harvest. The versatility of planting and harvest time makes it ideal for direct marketers who want consistent supplies.
|Quantity||Portion or 5 g|
|Family||crucifer, cabbage family|
|Seed need (g/Are)||4-5g|
|Thousand-seeds weight (TKW)||3 grams|
Sow in late March to early August in seedling trays. After six weeks, transplant into the open field, or for autumn, in a plastic tunnel. Plant with 25 ✕ 25 cm spacing. Keep soil moisture constant. Intercrop with lettuce and celery to maximize yield.
|Sowing quantity 4 - 5 g/Are|