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Chinese Cabbage (Brassica rapa, Pekinensis Group) Approx. 9,000 sd/oz. Packet plants 25' of row; ¼ oz sows 100'. Sow ¼" deep, 12-24" apart in rows 24-36" apart. Seeds germinate in about 10 days. For spring harvest, transplant seedlings with 5-7 true leaves raised at 73° F during the day and 53° F at night. Bolting may result from low temperatures of below 40° F for one week or below 50° F for two weeks. Days to maturity are from transplant. Michihili Type Narrow Cylindrical Shape 2713 Monument F1 80 days. Strong, vigorous 18"T plants produce long, uniform, dense, cylindrical heads with deeper green outer color, white interiors. Tolerant BSP. 2707 Green Rocket F1 70 days. Early variety with bright green crispy leaves; very tall with heads weighing 4-4½ lb. Notably long shelf life. Recommended for fall to winter harvest. Fresh Mkt, Shipping. Napa Type Barrel Shape 2688 Apollo F1 65 days. Excellent heat tolerance and good cold tolerance. Well suited for spring sowing and early summer harvest in temperate regions. Bright green 5 lb heads, light yellow interior. Excellent field holding ability. Tolerant CR, BSR. Fresh Mkt. 2693 & 2693U Blues F1 57 days. Early with broad, squat heads. Multiple disease resistance and very slow to bolt. Recommended for spring to early summer crops. Mature heads average 4½ lbs, fresh green leaves with wide white midribs. Tolerant AL, BR, BSR, DM, YT. 2718 Optiko F1 60 days. Early, vigorous, barrel shaped Napa type heads 12"T x 5"W. Extremely bolt tolerant. Mid green wrappers, white ribs. High yield potential due to extra disease package. Resistant Y. Tolerant TB. Pak Choi Traditional Shape 2740 Joi Choi F1 55 days. Extremely well adapted to fall and winter planting. Very tender, shiny, dark green leaves with tender white stalks. Uniform plants are slow to bolt, high yielding and cold tolerant. Fresh Mkt. 2745 Mei Qing Choi F1 40 days. First hybrid Pak Choi with green petioles—produces highly marketable plants. Easy to grow, attractive heads are tender, excellent eating quality. Vigorous, early, uniform plants are upright, compact and slow to bolt. Well adapted to spring/fall sowings; tolerant to heat and cold. Fresh Mkt. 2748U New Nabai F1 45 days. Heat tolerant and slow bolting. Baby white with attractive 6" heads. Deep green outer leaves form nice protective arch over thick, pure white petioles. Fresh Mkt. Chinese Cabbage Disease Codes AL Alternaria Leaf Spot BR Black Rot BSP Black Speck BSR Bacterial Soft Rot CR Club Root DM Downy Mildew TB Tip Burn YR or YT Yellow Resistant or Tolerant Cat# Chinese Cabbage (M=1000) 200 sd 1000 sd 5 M (per M) 10 M (per M) Joi Choi F1 16 Email: twilley@twilleyseed.com Fax: 864-227-5108 50 M (per M) 100 M (per M) 2688 Apollo 1.55 3.30 2.65 2.10 1.90 1.75 2693, 2693U Blues 1.45 4.00 3.25 2.15 1.95 1.80 2707 Green Rocket 1.55 2.95 2.40 1.85 1.70 1.55 2740 Joi Choi 1.45 5.55 4.50 3.05 2.80 2.50 2745 Mei Qing Choi 1.45 5.55 4.50 3.05 2.80 2.50 2713 Monument 1.50 3.00 2.50 1.95 1.80 1.60 2748U New Nabai 1.45 2.25 1.80 1.55 1.35 1.25 2718 Optiko 2.00 7.70 6.25 4.90 4.35 3.80 Optiko F1 Apollo F1 New Nabai F1 Mei Qing Choi F1 Green Rocket F1 Blues F1 Monument F1


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