Cabbage 'Wheelers Imperial' (Spring)
In this mix
- Edible Crop
- Kitchen Garden
- Neutral - Alkaline
- 30cm (12in)
- Common name
- Sweetheart Cabbage (Brassica oleracea capitata)
- Part Shade
- 45cm (18in)
I adore a tender sweetheart cabbage, outer leaves stripped and sliced for a stir-fry, the heart cut into four lengthways, blanched and then griddled or fried.
Plant in autumn for overwintering for harvests in spring. Protect against cabbage white butterflies.