Kohlrabi - Seeds & Bulbs
Purple & White Vienna Blend
It may look like a space alien has landed in your garden, but you'll welcome not only kohlrabi's unusual shape ( a great conversation starter) but also its crisp, juicy flavor in salads and slaws. Also try steamed, sautéed or stir-fried kohlrabi. Kohlrabi means 'cabbage turnip' in German, and its flavor has been described as similar to apples, mild turnips, broccoli stems, radish and cucumber.
Average Count: 450 Seeds
Days to Maturity: 55
When to Sow Outside: 4 to 6 weeks before last frost, or in late summer for fall harvest.
When to Sow Inside: 5 to 6 weeks before average last spring frost.
Seed Depth: 1/4" to 1/2"
Seed Spacing: 1"
Row Spacing: 12" to 18"
Days to Emerge: 10 to 15
Thinning: When 2" tall thin to 4" apart