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Deadon F1 Cabbage Seeds
  • Deadon F1 Cabbage Seeds

Deadon F1

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A beautiful, red savoy cabbage that makes excellent coleslaw. Can be planted in the spring, but tastes amazing in the fall!


    Brassica oleracea


    100 Days




    Hybrid (F1)


    Cold Tolerant

  • Plant Size

    Height Up To 25cm

  • Hardiness & Longevity

    Annual Hardy

  • Ideal For

    Greenhouses and Plant Beds

  • Position In

    Full Sun


Deadon F1 Cabbage Seeds

[105 days] Deadon Red Savoy cabbage is a January King-type cabbage whose taste only improves as the winter goes on. Its magenta-coloured, medium-large heads resist splitting and offer a remarkably sweet flavour throughout the season. (The colour and sweetness intensifies with cold weather.) The outer leaves are a beautiful red and are often used for garnishes, while the inner, light-green leaves are well known for their crispness and slightly spicy “nip.”

Best when planted from mid-summer until mid-autumn for harvesting Jan-Feb.

One of the best cabbages for coleslaw!

Common Questions

How long does it take for Deadon F1 cabbage seeds to germinate? 8 - 12 days. Start by sowing your cabbage seeds into module trays. Transplant the seedlings to the garden when they are around 6 inches tall.

When should I sow my Deadon F1 cabbage seeds? You should sow your cabbage seeds indoors 6 weeks before the last frost of the season. You should try and keep a soil temperature of about 21 degrees to increase the success rate of your germination seeds.

What are good companion vegetables to plant next to Deadon F1 cabbage? Cabbage tends to grow well when companion planted with beetroot, celery, dill, rosemary, beans, peas and lettuce. Avoid planting near strawberries, tomatoes and garlic!

Does Deadon F1 cabbage need full sun? Your cabbage plants need at least six hours per day of direct sunlight to thrive in your garden. Water the base of your plant regularly, keeping an eye on the top soil to make sure it doesn't become too dry.

Sow and Harvest Times

Plant out:

Product Features

Germination Time
7 - 14 Days
Sowing Method
Start in Pots or Trays
Days to Maturity
100 Days
Number of Seeds Per Packet
Recommended Soil pH
5.6 - 6.6


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