An early-maturing hybrid cabbage.
- Spring, Summer and Autumn harvesting slot
- Good heat tolerance
- Good Black Rot resistance
- Early maturing
- Excellent uniformity
- Field observation indicates some resistance to black rot
An early maturing medium to large headed F1 hybrid cabbage variety for the fresh market.
75-85 days from transplant in the recommended season.
GREEN STAR has a medium to large upright frame. A plant population of 28,000 plants per ha is recommended for single
head marketing. Plant population will influence head size.
Head Characteristics: GREEN STAR produces firm round uniform heads with excellent internal quality. Care should be taken
not to let the crop mature past the optimal period to prevent head splitting.
Fertilization Guidelines: This is a general guide, grower conditions vary and a soil analysis is highly recommended.
N: 150 to 200kg/ha. 70 to 90 kg/ha incorporated preplant. Top dress the balance as follows:
Summer: 7,14 and 28 days after transplanting (no later).
Winter: 14,28 and 45 days from transplant (no later).
P: 50 kg/ha incorporated preplant. K: 120 kg/ha incorporate preplant. Soil pH: 6 - 6,8.
Features & Benefits
A vigorous grower with an early maturity.
Disease Resistance: Field observation indicates some resistance to black rot.