Red Acre Cabbage is a popular deep red heirloom variety that is a produces tasty, round heads. Vigorous plants are easy to grow but should be timed so the heads mature in the cool weather for the best flavor. The colorful vitamin-rich heads are delicious cooked or raw in salads and coleslaw. Sprout the seeds to us as a wonderfully tasty and highly nutritious microgreen. Plant in shallow saucers for winter microgreens and harvest by snipping off tender young shoots with scissors. The young shoots are colorful and sweeter and more tender than the mature leaves. Mix with Golden Beet microgreens for a delicious and colorful combination.
Celery, dill, onions and potatoes are great companion plants for cabbage. Planting clover with your cabbage will keep insects away and chamomile will improve the flavor. Cabbage does not like strawberries, tomatoes, peppers, eggplant, rue, grapes, or pole beans.
Germ: 5-14 days
Maturity: 70-80 days
Net Wt. per Packet: 2 grams
Approximate Seed Count: 500 Seeds/Packet