Popular 19 others are looking at this right now

Kohl Rabi 'Kolibri' F1 Hybrid - SeedsBrassica oleracea (Gongylodes Group)

Hardy Annual

What is Hardy Annual?
A plant that completes its entire life cycle (growth, reproduction, death) in one season.
Capable of withstanding outdoor winter temperatures down to -15C.

£3.99

82% (9 Reviews)

Plants have a neat, compact growth

Easy to grow

Quick to mature in under 8 weeks from sowing

Loading...
Garden Club Members Price: £3.59 JOIN TODAY

Frequently bought with

Select to add to basket


Height Up to 35cm (13.8in)
Spread Up to 30cm (11.8in)

Hardy Annual

kitchen garden

Full sun

JAN
FEB
MAR
APR
MAY
JUN
JUL
AUG
SEP
OCT
NOV
DEC
Sowing Months Harvest Months

You May Also Like

Spinach 'Perpetual' (Spinach Beet) - Seeds

Spinach 'Perpetual' (Spinach Beet) - Seeds

46 Reviews

Just£2.99

ADD TO BASKET
Brussels Sprout 'Brodie' F1 Hybrid - Seeds

Brussels Sprout 'Brodie' F1 Hybrid - Seeds

39 Reviews

Just£2.99 (was £4.49)

ADD TO BASKET
Kale 'Nero di Toscana' - Seeds

Kale 'Nero di Toscana' - Seeds

43 Reviews

Just£1.00

ADD TO BASKET
Cabbage 'Green Rich' F1 (Summer/Autumn) - Seeds

Cabbage 'Green Rich' F1 (Summer/Autumn) - Seeds

0 Reviews

Just£0.99 (was £3.49)

ADD TO BASKET
Kale 'Reflex' F1 Hybrid - Seeds

Kale 'Reflex' F1 Hybrid - Seeds

7 Reviews

Just£0.89 (was £2.99)

ADD TO BASKET
Cauliflower 'Veronica' (Summer/Autumn) - Seeds

Cauliflower 'Veronica' (Summer/Autumn) - Seeds

2 Reviews

Just£3.99

ADD TO BASKET
Kale 'Midnight Sun' - Seeds

Kale 'Midnight Sun' - Seeds

26 Reviews

Just£0.89 (was £1.00)

ADD TO BASKET
Pak Choi 'Green' F1 Hybrid - Seeds

Pak Choi 'Green' F1 Hybrid - Seeds

38 Reviews

Just£1.00

ADD TO BASKET
Cauliflower 'All Year Round' - Start-A-Garden™ Seed Range

Cauliflower 'All Year Round' - Start-A-Garden™ Seed Range

11 Reviews

Just£1.49

ADD TO BASKET
Broccoli 'Burbank' F1 Hybrid (White Sprouting) - Seeds

Broccoli 'Burbank' F1 Hybrid (White Sprouting) - Seeds

14 Reviews

Just£1.00

ADD TO BASKET
Cauliflower 'Coloured Headed Mix' - Seeds

Cauliflower 'Coloured Headed Mix' - Seeds

4 Reviews

Just£3.99

ADD TO BASKET
Kalettes® Garden Mix F1 - Seeds

Kalettes® Garden Mix F1 - Seeds

23 Reviews

Just£0.89 (was £3.99)

ADD TO BASKET
Description

Attractive, purple-skinned roots with pure white, succulent flesh, best eaten when golf ball size, although the flesh still remains succulent and bitter free when roots are larger. Easy to grow, quick to mature in under 8 weeks from sowing. Plants have a neat, compact growth making them ideal for early sowings under cloches or fleece. Prefers well-drained, moist, rich soil in full sun. A rich source of the provitamin A, vitamins C and K and folate as well as the antioxidant carotenoids b-carotene and lutein.

Companion planting: Try growing Kohl rabi with Nasturtiums to draw cabbage white butterflies away from your crop, and mint to help deter flea beetles.

Useful links:

Companion Planting
How to sow brassica seeds
Reasons to buy your seeds from Thompson & Morgan

Show Codes

1 Packet (35 Seeds) (23602)

Sowing

Direct sow outdoors from March to August at 4 week intervals, into a well prepared seedbed on any fertile, light, well drained soil in full sun. Sow at a depth of 1cm (½") and distance of 30cm (12") between rows.

Prepare the soil in early spring by adding plenty of well rotted farmyard manure to the soil to improve its structure and fertility. Apply lime to acid soils to reduce the acidity and lessen the risk of clubroot.

Thin Kohl rabi seedlings when their first true leaves appear, to a distance of 15cm (6") apart. Cover seedlings with a protective netting or fleece to prevent attack from birds and insects.

More Info

Water regularly to keep the soil moist at all times. Adequate moisture is essential for the most succulent roots and to minimise woodiness, bitter flesh and bolting. Harvest the bulbs from July to October while they are still tender. The leaves may also be harvested and eaten steamed or sautéed.

Delivery

Seeds and garden supplies will normally be delivered within the time period stated against each product as detailed above. Plants, bulbs, corms, tubers, shrubs, trees, potatoes, etc. are delivered at the appropriate time for planting or potting on. Delivery times will be stated on the product page above, or in your order acknowledgement page and email.

Orders for packets of seed incur a delivery charge of £2.99.

Orders which include any other products will incur a delivery charge of £6.99.

Where an order includes both packets of seeds and other products, a maximum delivery charge of £7.99 will apply - regardless of the number of items ordered.

Large items may incur a higher delivery charge - this will be displayed in your shopping basket.

Please see our Delivery page for further details, and more information on different charges that may apply to certain destinations.

For more information on how we send your plants please visit our Helpful Guide on plant sizes.

Reviews

Recently Viewed

Kohl Rabi 'Kolibri' F1 Hybrid - Seeds

Kohl Rabi 'Kolibri' F1 Hybrid - Seeds

9 Reviews

Just£3.99 (was £4.49)

ADD TO BASKET

Sign Up For Exclusive Special Offers

JOIN NOW
RedEye

Sign up for exclusive offers!