Square Foot Gardening Forum
[table bgcolor=#000000 height=275][tr][td]

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.


Display results as :


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» Looking for a spreadsheet for planting times
by plantoid Today at 5:26 pm

» Shameless Self Promotion!
by sanderson Today at 4:53 pm

» Hello from Houston
by trolleydriver Today at 4:46 pm

» Fourth Year SFG in Canada
by trolleydriver Today at 4:29 pm

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing in March 2018
by Kelejan Today at 2:28 pm

» Hi from Richmond Virginia
by reg3162 Today at 1:05 pm

» Coco coir... How often to replenish?
by plantoid Today at 12:29 pm

» California's Drought
by sanderson Today at 3:01 am

» First day of spring
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:08 pm

» SW Ohio (Cincinnati Area)
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:06 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 9:02 pm

» N&C Midwest—March and Spring is Here!
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 6:23 pm

» SUGA 2018
by SQWIB Yesterday at 8:26 am

» Happy Birthday!!
by sanderson 3/21/2018, 2:09 pm

» Do You Get The SFG Newsletter?
by sfg4uKim 3/21/2018, 8:36 am

» Garden Tower Project
by sanderson 3/21/2018, 2:14 am

» Any suggestions on the stump grinding sawdust plus soil?
by sanderson 3/20/2018, 6:55 pm

» How much time for gardening?
by sanderson 3/20/2018, 6:42 pm

» Sanderson's Urban SFG in Fresno, California
by sanderson 3/20/2018, 4:03 pm

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by trolleydriver 3/20/2018, 1:13 pm

» New England Mar 2018
by CapeCoddess 3/20/2018, 10:45 am

» Trellis mod
by SQWIB 3/19/2018, 8:39 am

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by Scorpio Rising 3/18/2018, 6:38 pm

» Powdery Mildew and SoCal Fall Planting
by countrynaturals 3/18/2018, 12:34 pm

» Boat Gardening
by AtlantaMarie 3/18/2018, 6:51 am

» How many green beans per square foot?
by Scorpio Rising 3/17/2018, 9:27 pm

» 2018 SFG in Brooks, GA
by yolos 3/17/2018, 8:34 pm

» Comfrey
by sanderson 3/17/2018, 8:21 pm

» Hello from Hagerstown MD
by sanderson 3/17/2018, 6:10 pm

» Horsetail weed
by Kate888 3/17/2018, 3:02 pm


Search SFG Forum

I harvested my last cabbages today.

Go down

I harvested my last cabbages today.

Post  quiltbea on 10/23/2010, 2:01 pm

We got our first frost last nite. I know cabbages don't mind a few light frosts, but I thought I'd harvest them anyway. I only had 3 minis left so I pulled them and tossed the roots into the surrounding woods to compost. I didn't want any chance of clubroot in my compost pile.

Here's the three. They are Super Red 80 Mini-cabbages. As you can see from my hand, and I have a large hand, they are really small.
I started them from seed last spring and covered them against flea beetles early. It worked great so I'll do that again next year. I used floating row cover over hoops of bent wire clothes hangers clipped on with spring clothes pins. All my cabbages were healthy and robust and undamaged.
I gave them to my dau-in-law for cooking this weekend.

Female Posts : 4708
Join date : 2010-03-21
Age : 75
Location : Southwestern Maine Zone 5A

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I harvested my last cabbages today.

Post  Furbalsmom on 10/23/2010, 2:19 pm

What a nice variety for a family of two. I may try to look these up and try them next spring or fall. Thanks for the photo.

Female Posts : 3141
Join date : 2010-06-10
Age : 71
Location : Coastal Oregon, Zone 9a, Heat Zone 2 :(

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I harvested my last cabbages today.

Post  CarolynPhillips on 10/23/2010, 2:57 pm

Congrats on your harvest. Sorry about the frost.
Nothing better than a harvest after a long wait.

Female Posts : 778
Join date : 2010-09-06
Age : 48
Location : Alabama Zone 7a

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I harvested my last cabbages today.

Post  Sponsored content

Sponsored content

Back to top Go down

Back to top

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum