Cabbage - Landini
Landini produces an excellent quality, large, white cabbage. The large heads have an excellent flavour and reach up to 7kg in weight. This variety is disease resistance and have reliable growth even in hot weather. It provides an excellent source of vitamin C and antioxidants.
Sow indoors 0.5cm deep, in a tray of compost. Water well and place in a cold frame or unheated greenhouse. Keep moist. Transplant 5cm apart to other trays when large enough to handle. Gradually accustom young plants to outside conditions, avoiding frost, before planting out 60cm apart. Or sow outdoors thinly in a seed bed, 1.5cm deep directly into finely prepared soil which has already been watered. Seedlings usually appear in 14-21 days. Water well until plants are established. Transplant 60cm apart when plants are about 10cm tall. Allow 60cm between rows. Plant firmly and water well.