Copenhagen Market – #176
(OPEN-POLLINATED) HEIRLOOM. 70 days. Old fashioned early favorite! Short season variety. Uniform, solid, 6-8” round heads. 3-4 ½ lbs. Crisp and tender. Good keeper. Perfect for small gardens. Great for salads, slaws and sauerkraut! Uses: Fresh Markets, Home Gardens. Approximately 6,920 seeds per ounce or 110,730 seeds per pound
CABBAGE FAMILY (Broccoli, Brussels sprouts, cabbage, cauliflower, Chinese cabbage, kale and kohlrabi)
Companions: Beet, celery, chard, cucumber, lettuce, onion, potato, spinach.
Allies: Chamomile and garlic improve growth and flavor.
Catnip, hyssop, rosemary and sage deter cabbage moth. Dill improves growth and health. Mint deters cabbage moth and ants, improves health and flavor. Nasturtium deters bugs, beetles, aphids. Southernwood deters cabbage moth, improves growth and flavor. Tansy deters cabbageworm and cutworm. Thyme deters cabbageworm.
Enemies: Kohlrabi and tomato stunt each other’s growth.
CABBAGE: Disease Resistance and Tolerance Key
ALS – Alternia Leaf Spot
BR – Black Rot
BSR – Bacterial Soft Rot
FY – Fusarium Yellows