Golden Acre – #181
(OPEN-POLLINATED) HEIRLOOM. 64 days. Early 3-4 lb greenheads on compact plants. 5-7” diameter, round, solid, tight, well balanced heads of excellent quality. Sweet spicy flavor with buttery undertones when cooked. Great for coleslaw and stir-fries. Great space savers!USES: Fresh Markets, Home Gardens, Shipping. Resistant to Fusarium Yellows & Race #’s. Approximately 6,690 seeds per ounce or 107,144 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