Brassica oleracea var. capitata 'Ruby ball'

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Red cabbage
Ruby ball
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Scientific Classification
Species: Brassica oleracea var. capitata
Plant Data
Sow depth: 1cm (½in)
Sow spacing: 23cm (9in)
Growing plant spacing: 60cm (24in)
Growing row spacing: 60cm (24in)
References: [1]

Ruby ball is an early maturing, vigorous and uniform red cabbage with deep red, solid and compact heads. The sweet flavour and high quality makes Ruby ball ideal for cooking as well as pickling. For late summer/autumn cropping.[1]


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  1. a b Cabbage: Ruby ball F1. Thompson & Morgan. Retrieved: 2010-08-31.
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