Brassica oleracea (Capitata Group) 'Attraction'
Cabbage - F1 Hybrid 'Attraction'
Brassica oleracea Cabbage 'Attraction' is an autumn variety with an excellent internal structure that gives the tastiest white coleslaw ever, or shreds raw into winter salads. Has a vigorous plant habit so can be grown in all soil types. Good resistance to early frost damage for extended cutting season into early winter.
|Botanical name||Brassica oleracea (Capitata Group)|
|Common name||Cabbage - F1 Hybrid 'Attraction'|
|Plant type||Vegetable Seeds|
|Season of interest||Autumn, Winter|
|Time to maturity||1 - 2 years|
|Ultimate height||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Ultimate spread||0.1m - 0.5m|
|Useful/additional information||Sow seed thinly 12mm(½in) deep in a seed tray of proprietary seed compost and lightly cover with a sprinkling of vermiculite. Place tray in a propagator at 20-25C (68-77F) until after germination which usually takes 4-7 days. Transplant seedlings into 7.5cm (3in) pots and grow on until plants have 2-3 true leaves. Alternatively seed can be sown. thinly in a well-prepared seedbed, 12mm (1/2in) deep in drills 23cm(9in) apart. Transplant into vegetable plot approximately 5-6 weeks after sowing at 6 x 5cm (24 x 2in) spacing for larger heads up to 3kg (6.6lb) or at 5 x 3cm(2 x 12in) for 1 kg (2.2lb) heads.|