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Post  nickiefriend on 3/29/2011, 7:09 pm

I planted some Cabbage plants about 3 weeks ago and they dont look like they have grown at all! What could I be missing? any advice would be appreciated!
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Post  Lavender Debs on 3/29/2011, 7:20 pm

Take a picture. Take another one in a month, than in another month. You will be shocked. They do grow and it is slow.

If they turn yellow or fall over than you should worry.

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Post  middlemamma on 3/29/2011, 7:22 pm

@Lavender Debs wrote:
If they turn yellow or fall over than you should worry.

LOL

I will have to remember this advice...I am doing cabbage for the first time this year Smile

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Post  walshevak on 3/29/2011, 7:23 pm

I'm having the same problem with my broccoli. On 2/27 I put very little seedlings (only a few leaves) that had gotten leggy in the bed and they have only a few more leave now. And those came within the last week. Did it take them this long to get over transplant shock?

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Post  Furbalsmom on 3/29/2011, 7:25 pm

I will have to watch this thread, because I am growing cabbage for the first time. My seedlings are still tiny, but I figure they will be ready to go outside in a couple of weeks.
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Post  camprn on 3/29/2011, 9:12 pm

@nickiefriend wrote:I planted some Cabbage plants about 3 weeks ago and they dont look like they have grown at all! What could I be missing? any advice would be appreciated!
my cabbage took 5 months to grow last year. They will grow, honest!! Wink
Patience Grasshopper! If you were weeding a row garden you wouldn't have time to have such thoughts!! Razz
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Post  nickiefriend on 3/30/2011, 7:59 am

my cabbage took 5 months to grow last year. They will grow, honest!! Wink
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I guess I will have to be patient! lol The cabbage,onions and brocolli are the only things that I have planted so I dont have anything else to do right now but watch!
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Post  walshevak on 3/30/2011, 9:52 am

and the spinach, lettuce, mustard greens and turnips I direct seeded in March are already bigger than the broccoli plants. Sad

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Post  herbarium on 3/30/2011, 10:14 am

What has your weather been like? I planted all my cool season crops a couple weeks ago - mostly from seed. The broccoli and cabbage were seedlings I started. Everything is alive and just waiting for the weather to warm up a bit so I am not worried. Even though they like it cool if it just a bit too cool they will just sit there and wait.

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Post  walshevak on 3/30/2011, 10:44 am

We had a 3 week spell of 60-70*+ weather just as I was seeding. But it turned off chilly a week ago with frost Sun and Mon nights. everything is surviving.

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