Organic Cabbage: Golden Acre (1g) Description:
Golden Acre Cabbage is a healthy source of vitamin C and fiber. These mini cabbages are a favorite in gardens because they grow relatively quickly. You can eat your homegrown Golden Acre Cabbage raw or cooked in a variety of dishes. Grow Organic Cabbage using Golden Acre seeds from Patriot Seeds. Our seeds are 100% heirloom, Non-GMO, certified organic by CCOF and can be stored for 5+ years in their re-sealable triple-layer Mylar packages. Cabbage is a hardy crop, friendly to most growing regions.
Organic Cabbage: Golden Acre Planting Instructions:
Start seeds inside 6 to 8 weeks before the last frost of the spring or direct sow the seeds outside once the soil temperature is 40°F and the soil is workable. Plant seeds in a place with full sun, ½ to ¼” deep and 3” apart. When the plants are 4 to 6 weeks old, you can start transplanting your seeds into rows 1 to 2’ apart, in rows 18 to 34” apart. Use mulch to preserve soil moisture, protect the roots, and reduce competition between plants. Grow time is 65 days.
Organic Cabbage: Golden Acre Harvesting Instructions:
Cabbage can be harvested at any time, but you will get the best yield if you cut the heads when they are solid. To check, apply pressure to the cabbage head with your hand. Harvest quickly, before outdoor conditions cause the cabbage heads to crack or split.
Did You Know This About Golden Acre Cabbage?
Golden Acre Cabbage first appeared as an heirloom seed in the 1920s. By the 1950s it was the most popular type of cabbage for home gardens.