Ferry's Round Dutch is part of the Mustard genus and is a Cabbage variety. Its scientific name is Brassica oleracea (Capitata Group) 'Ferry's Round Dutch'. 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. Ferry's Round Dutch is known for growing to a height of approximately 30.0 cm (11.7 inches).
Ferry's Round Dutch Cabbage is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
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How to grow Ferry's Round Dutch
Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Ferry's Round Dutch is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. Ferry's Round Dutch tends to grow best in a soil ph of between 6.0 and 7.5 meaning it does best in weakly acidic soil - weakly alkaline soil.
Growing Ferry's Round Dutch from seed
Ensure a distance of 3.12 inches
(8.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - look to sow at a depth of approximately 0.47 inches
(1.2 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 4°C / 39°F
to ensure good germination.
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Ferry's Round Dutch about 45 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Ferry's Round Dutch
Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Ferry's Round Dutch is a hardy plant.
Harvesting Ferry's Round Dutch