Cabbage

Latin name: 
Brasica oleracea L.
Cabbage
Variety Tested under # Maturity Plant type Shape Heads Disease resistance Remarks
Diameter (cm) Weight (kg) Color
King of King's Cross F1 TT-0169 Very early Large frame, strong wrapper leaves Semi flat 18 - 22 1,5 - 2 Blue-green Tolerant to Black rot (Xanthomonas campestris) Good tolerance to heat. Performs well year-round. Reliable producer that ships and stores very well.
PW1479 F1 TT-0240 Mid early Large frame, strong wrapper leaves Globe

18 - 22

1,5 - 2 Blue-green Resistant to cabbage yellow wilt (Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. conglutinans) Widley adapted and reliable producer of high quality heads. Excellent long distance shipper. Very good flavour.
Golden Acre TT-0167 Very early Compact, small frame Globe 13 - 15 1 - 1,5 Green Tolerant to cabbage yellow wilt (Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. conglutinans) Widley adpated, small frame and short stem.

Legend & Disclaimer

In cases where specific races or strains are not noted, the variety is resistant to some, but not necessarily all known races or strains of the pathogen.
We have exercised the utmost care compiling these variety descriptions. For the Nigerian market we made some adjustments in the original descriptions from our suppliers based on results in our trials at Kano. For all details on varieties listed, including latest information on resistances, please refer to the websites of our suppliers Enza Zaden (www.enzazaden.com) and Pop Vriend Zaden (www.popvriendseeds.com)