January King

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A wonderfully winter-hardy semi-savoy cabbage that is renowned in the UK as one of the finest tasting cabbages on the market.

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Description

[160-210 days] Cultivated in England since at least 1867, January King is beautiful to behold. Its blue-green leaves come splashed with burgundy, wrapping around a small light-green savoy head weighing in between 3-5 pounds. It’s extremely vigorous and can survive even the hardest of our UK winters. Plant it out in July for cabbage all winter long or sow in early spring for a summer cabbage.

Flavour-wise you can’t go wrong with this variety, and the sweet, crunchy heads taste great stir-fried, roasted, baked, and even steamed.

January King Details

Sun
Partial
Average Germination Time
7 - 20 Days
Sowing Method
Start in Pots / Trays
Days to Maturity
180 Days
Packet Seed Count
500
Recommended Soil pH
5.6-6.6

Sow and Harvest Times

  JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
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