This variety is dual purpose. Tasty eaten as spring greens in February or allowed to mature into compact plants and eaten as one of the most reliable spring cabbages. Cabbage 'Durham Early' has firm, pointed, well flavoured hearts. Height: 30cm (12"). Spread: 35cm (14").
Sow outdoors. Prepare the ground by raking until it is fine and crumbly, removing any large stones. Make shallow channels (drills) in the soil 23cm (9") apart. Sow thinly, 1cm (1/2") deep in the drills. Lightly cover the seed with soil.
Transplant when the seedlings are large enough to handle, to their final growing area, spacing each plant 30-38cm (12-15") apart.
Water regularly, especially in dry periods. Hoe between plants as required.
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