Cabbage is a biennial plant grown for its foliage. Plant them in full sun to maximise growth over the winter months. It likes a rich well drained soil. Sow seeds in late summer in propagation trays then transplant into veggie patch. Harvest when the head feels firm. Typically cabbage can be slow growing.
Italian name: Cavolo
Botanical Name: Brassica oleracea var. capitata
Light: Full Sun
Spacing: 50cm apart
Best Season: Autumn / Winter