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Cabbage 'Copenhagen Market'

Brassica oleracea (Capitata Group)

  • 73 plantings
  • 14 available for swap
  • 2 wanted
  • 62 stashed

Copenhagen Market is a variety of Cabbage which is a member of the Mustard family. Its botanical name is Brassica oleracea (Capitata Group) 'Copenhagen Market'. Copenhagen Market is a heirloom (open pollinated) variety.

Heirloom. Early bearing cabbage plants produce green, round, 6- to 8-inch, 3- to 4-pound heads. Good in cool climates.

Not good for warm climates, especially since this variety lacks yellows tolerance (also called yellow cabbage wilt tolerance, or bacterial wilt tolerance).
Days To Maturity: 63-100

This variety is an Vegetable that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Copenhagen Market is known for its Erect habit and growing to a height of approximately 30.0 cm (11.7 inches).

Denmark is believed to be where Copenhagen Market originates from.

Copenhagen Market Cabbage is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Copenhagen Market have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Copenhagen Market

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Copenhagen Market is generally regarded as a hardy plant, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. Copenhagen Market needs a soil ph of 6.0 to 7.5 (weakly acidic soil - weakly alkaline soil).

Growing Copenhagen Market from seed

Sow 0.47 inches (1.2 cm) deep with a guideline distance of 3.12 inches (8.0 cm). For optimal germination, soil temperature should be a minimum of 4°C / 39°F.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Copenhagen Market about 45 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Copenhagen Market

Copenhagen Market is hardy, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Copenhagen Market

Cabbage Copenhagen Market Etymology

Open-pollinated, early-season, historic/antique heirloom cabbage.
Geographic heirloom from Copenhagen.
Poor disease tolerance.

Misspellings of Cabbage 'Copenhagen Market'

Copenhagen Early

Other Names for Cabbage 'Copenhagen Market'

Copenhagen Market Early

Latest Cabbage 'Copenhagen Market' Reviews

  • absolutely delicious when used in my famous homemade cabbage rolls. This variety was very easy to grow from seed and was very healthy despite the horrid wet summer we have had this year. I would have rated it a 5, but there are prettier varieties out th

    4 stars

    bcgarden2010 about growing cabbage 'early market copenhagen'

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