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Kohlrabi cabbage varieties

More and more gardeners are beginning to grow kohlrabi cabbage on their plots. Naturally, a variety of varieties are used for planting, choosing them, which is called "to taste." The varieties themselves may differ in shape, color, and ripeness period. Be sure that any kind of kohlrabi cabbage will contain a sufficiently large amount of nutrients that will help fight off various ailments and strengthen the immune system.

If someone does not know what kohlrabi cabbage looks like, then we recall that this is a small-sized fruit in the shape of a ball, and leaf blades of various sizes are formed on it, the size of leaf blades is also, by the way, a varietal trait.

Kohlrabi cabbage

Kohlrabi cabbage is used for the so-called stem plant (modified stem), it is medium in density and has a very delicate taste. In addition to the fruit, leaf blades are also eaten, usually they are used to add to salads or just eat "bite".

Cooking recipes with kohlrabi:

  • Stewed in creamy kohlrabi sauce with fried tomatoes
  • Kohlrabi soup with roots and chicken meatballs
  • Kohlrabi salad with cauliflower and red radish
  • Kohlrabi salad with sesame seeds and ginger
  • Potato casserole with mushrooms and kohlrabi cabbage
  • Kohlrabi open pie with meat and vegetables
  • Puff salad with kohlrabi
  • Kohlrabi salad with mint and yogurt
  • Salad with kohlrabi, pineapple, chicken and cranberries
  • Vegetable soup "Country Assorted"

We have quite a few varieties of kohlrabi cabbage, at the moment there are only 27 of them in the State Register of Breeding Achievements of the Russian Federation. All varieties can be grown both in a greenhouse and in greenhouses.

About cultivation - in the article How to grow kohlrabi.

Let's start with the oldest variety, obtained back in 1965, and end with the modern one, 2018.

 

White Vienna kohlrabi cabbage 1350Kohlrabi cabbage F1 Corist
  • Vienna White 1350 - the variety has an early ripening period, you can harvest the crop already 70 days after germination. The leaf rosette reaches 35 cm in diameter, the leaves are lyre-shaped, light-grayish-greenish in color, with a smooth surface. The stem fruit is painted in a light greenish color, flat-round, 8 cm in diameter. The taste is good, the pulp is tender and juicy. Among the shortcomings - poor keeping quality, rapid growth of the stalk, of the advantages - heat resistance, drought resistance.
  • Corist F1 - the hybrid is characterized by an early ripening period, 60 days. Leaf rosette up to 38 cm in diameter, leaflets are vertical, lyre-shaped, light-grayish-greenish in color, with a smooth surface. The stem fruit reaches a weight of 450 g, is light greenish, round, has a convex apex, 7 cm in diameter. The taste is good, the flesh is tender and juicy, milky in color. Among the shortcomings - poor keeping quality, rapid growth of the stalk, of the advantages - it does not crack, it is heat-resistant, drought-resistant. You can collect up to 2.8 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
Violet kohlrabi cabbageKohlrabi Giant cabbage
  • Violet - late ripening, 110 days. The leaf rosette reaches 75 cm in diameter, the leaves are vertical, lyre-shaped, bluish-greenish in color, with a smooth surface. The stem fruit reaches a weight of 2 kg, is colored dark purple, round-flat, has a flat top, 8 cm in diameter. The flesh is white and juicy, milky in color, of excellent taste. Of the shortcomings - the average keeping quality, of the pluses - it does not crack. You can collect up to 2.8 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Giant - late ripening, 100 days. The rosette is large, 60 cm in diameter, the leaves are semi-vertical, broadly oval, grayish-greenish in color, with a smooth surface. The stem fruit is massive (2.8 kg), painted in a whitish-greenish color, rounded, 8 cm in diameter, has a concave apex. The pulp is white and juicy, milky in color, excellent taste. Keeping quality is good, does not crack, it is resistant to heat and drought. You can collect up to 2.8 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Athena - early ripening, 65 days.The rosette is medium, up to 63 cm in diameter, the leaves are semi-vertical, ovoid, grayish-greenish in color, with a smooth surface. The stem fruit is medium-sized (220 g), greenish, round, 8.3 cm in diameter, has a concave apex. The pulp is white and juicy, milky in color, excellent taste. Good keeping quality, does not crack, is resistant to heat and drought, has a stable yield. You can collect up to 3.5 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Cartago - differs in an average ripening period of 90 days. The rosette is medium, 60 cm in diameter, the leaves are vertical, oval, grayish-greenish in color, with a smooth surface. The stem fruit is medium in size (300 g), painted in a light greenish color, rounded, 8 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is white and juicy, milky in color, excellent delicate taste. Good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lign, is resistant to heat and drought, shows a stable yield. You can collect up to 3.5 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Kossak - late ripening, 155 days. The rosette is large, up to 57 cm in diameter, the leaves are semi-vertical, oval, dark greenish in color, with a smooth surface. The stemfruit is large (760 g), yellowish-greenish, elliptical, 82 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is white and juicy, milky in color, excellent delicate taste. Good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lign, resistant to heat and drought, consistently yielding. You can collect up to 2.2 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Eder P3 - average ripening period, 95 days. The rosette is medium, 60 cm in diameter, the leaves are semi-vertical, oval, bluish-greenish in color, with a smooth surface. Medium-sized stem fruit (400 g), whitish-greenish, elliptical, 8 cm in diameter, has a flat top, delicate taste. The pulp is whitish and juicy, milky in color. Good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lignify, is resistant to lignification, heat and drought, consistently yields. You can collect up to 3.6 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
Kohlrabi cabbage F1 HummingbirdKohlrabi Gulliver cabbage
  • Hummingbird F1 - a hybrid of late ripening, 150 days. The rosette is medium, 60 cm in diameter, the leaves are semi-vertical, oval, greenish in color with a smooth surface. The stem fruit is medium-sized (900 g), dark purple in color, elliptical in shape, has a flat top, 8.5 cm in diameter. The flesh is whitish and juicy, milky in color, good taste. Good keeping quality, does not crack, resistant to woodiness, heat and drought, consistently yielding. You can collect up to 4.0 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Gulliver - average ripening period, 140 days. The rosette is medium, 60 cm in diameter, the leaves are semi-vertical, oval, grayish-greenish in color, with a smooth surface. The stem fruit is medium-sized (1.5 kg), yellowish-green, rounded, 8.5 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is whitish and juicy, milky in color, good taste. The advantages of the variety are good keeping quality, does not crack, resistance to woodiness, heat and drought, stable yield. You can collect up to 4.7 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
Kohlrabi cabbage MadonnaKohlrabi Smak cabbage
  • Madonna - average ripening period, 135 days. The rosette is medium, 60 cm in diameter, the leaves are semi-vertical, oval, bluish-greenish in color, with a smooth surface. The stem fruit is medium-sized (1.3 kg), light purple, broadly elliptical, has a flat top, 8.5 cm in diameter, excellent taste. The pulp is whitish and juicy, milky in color. Has a stable yield and good keeping quality, does not crack, is resistant to woodiness, heat and drought. You can collect up to 4.0 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Gusto - early ripening, 125 days. The rosette is large, 55 cm in diameter, the leaves are oval, broadly oval, grayish-greenish in color, with a smooth surface. The stem fruit is medium in size (0.6 kg), dark purple, broadly elliptical, 8.5 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is whitish-greenish, juicy, milky, excellent taste.It has good keeping quality, does not crack, and is resistant to woodiness. You can collect up to 4.6 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Piquant - early ripening, 130 days. The rosette is large, up to 60 cm in diameter, the leaves are semi-vertical, broadly oval, grayish-greenish in color, with a smooth surface. The stem fruit is medium-sized (0.8 kg), painted in a light purple color, rotated elliptical in shape, has a flat top, 8.5 cm in diameter. The pulp is whitish-greenish, juicy, milky in color, excellent taste. It has good keeping quality, does not crack, is resistant to lignification, is consistently yielding. You can collect up to 5.9 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Sonata - early ripening, 120 days. The rosette is medium, 50 cm in diameter, the leaves are narrow oval, semi-vertical, bluish-greenish in color, with a smooth surface. The stemfruit is of medium size (0.4 kg), dark purple, round, 8.5 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is whitish-greenish, juicy, milky, excellent taste. Good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lignify. You can collect up to 2.5 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
Kohlrabi Cabbage CookVitalina kohlrabi cabbage
  • Cook - early ripening, 115 days. The rosette is medium, 50 cm in diameter, the leaves are narrow oval, vertical, bluish-greenish, with a smooth surface. A stemfruit of medium size (120 g), dark purple, broadly elliptical, 8.5 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is whitish-greenish, juicy, milky, excellent taste. Good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lignify. You can collect up to 2.3 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Vitalina - early ripening, 60-70 days. The leaf rosette is medium, up to 50 cm in diameter, the leaves are narrow oval, vertical, bluish-greenish in color, with a smooth surface. The stemfruit is medium in size (200-350 g), dark purple, round, 8.5 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is juicy, tender, sweet, milky, excellent taste. Positive characteristics of the variety are amicable ripening, good keeping quality, heat and drought resistance, does not crack, does not lignify. You can collect up to 2.2 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
Kohlrabi cabbage IdeaKohlrabi cabbage
  • The idea - early ripening, 65-70 days. The rosette is medium, 50 cm in diameter, the leaves are narrow oval, vertical, dark gray-green in color with a smooth surface. The stem fruit is medium-sized (800 g), light green, round, 6-10 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is juicy and tender, milky in color, excellent taste. Of the advantages - good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lignify. You can collect up to 2.9 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Sissy - early ripening, 50-60 days. The rosette is medium, 50 cm in diameter, the leaves are narrow oval, vertical, dark gray-green in color with a smooth surface. The stem fruit is medium-sized (200-350 g), light green, round, 8.5 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is juicy, tender, sweet, milky, excellent taste. Good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lignify, frost-resistant, suitable for winter storage. You can collect up to 4.0 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Vesta - medium early ripening period, 125 days. The rosette is medium, reaches 47 cm in diameter, the leaves are narrow oval, vertical, dark gray-green in color with a smooth surface. The stemfruit is medium in size (480 g), dark purple, round, 7.5 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is juicy and dense, milky in color, excellent taste. Good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lignify. You can collect up to 2.1 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Hen - early ripening, 115 days. The rosette is medium, 40 cm in diameter, the leaves are narrow oval, semi-vertical, dark gray-green in color, with a smooth surface. The stem fruit is medium in size (540 g), light green, round, 7.5 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is juicy and dense, milky in color, excellent taste. Good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lignify.You can collect up to 4.0 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Oasis - early variety, 110 days. The rosette is medium, 45 cm in diameter, the leaves are narrow oval, semi-vertical, dark gray-green in color with a smooth surface. The stem fruit is medium-sized (1.3 kg), white-green, back-elliptical, 7.5 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is juicy and dense, milky in color, excellent taste. Good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lignify. You can collect up to 5.9 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Octave - early ripening period, 105 days. The leaf rosette is medium, reaches 38 cm in diameter, the leaves are narrow oval, semi-vertical, dark gray-green in color, with a slightly bubbly surface. The stemfruit is medium-sized (1.2 kg), white-green, back-elliptical, 7.5 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is juicy and dense, milky in color, good taste. Of the advantages - good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lignify. You can collect up to 5.4 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Opus - medium early variety, 120 days. The rosette is medium, up to 34 cm in diameter, the leaves are narrow oval, semi-vertical, dark gray-green in color, with a slightly bubbly surface. The stemfruit is medium-sized (1.1 kg), white-green, back-elliptical, 7.5 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is juicy and dense, milky in color, good taste. Good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lignify. You can collect up to 4.6 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
Kohlrabi cabbage Lilac Mist
  • Purple Haze - mid-early ripening period, 125 days. The rosette is medium, up to 34 cm in diameter, the leaves are narrow oval, semi-vertical, dark gray-green in color, with a slightly bubbly surface. The stemfruit is of medium size (1.0 kg), dark purple, broadly elliptical, 7.5 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is juicy and dense, milky in color, good taste. Of the advantages - good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lignify. You can collect up to 4.5 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Terek - mid-early ripening period, 120 days. The rosette is medium, up to 32 cm in diameter, the leaves are narrow oval, semi-vertical, dark blue-green, with a slightly bubbly surface. The stemfruit is medium-sized (0.78 kg), dark-violet, inversely wide-elliptic, 7.0 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is juicy and dense, milky in color, excellent taste. It has good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lignify. You can collect up to 2.9 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Dobrynya - medium early ripening, 118 days. The rosette is medium, up to 32 cm in diameter, the leaves are narrow oval, semi-vertical, green in color, with a flat surface. The stem fruit is medium-sized (0.70 g), white-green, broadly elliptical, 7.0 cm in diameter, has a flat top. The pulp is juicy and dense, milky in color. Good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lignify. You can collect up to 3.4 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.
  • Ukza - medium-early ripening period, 115 days. The rosette is medium, up to 34 cm in diameter, the leaves are narrow oval, semi-vertical, dark blue-green, with a slightly bubbly surface. Medium-sized stemfruit (1.2 kg), dark purple in color, inversely wide-elliptic, 7.0 cm in diameter, has a flat top, excellent taste. The pulp is juicy and crispy, milky in color. Good keeping quality, does not crack, does not lignify. You can collect up to 7.2 kg of crop from 1 sq. m.

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