Kohlrabi, Purple Vienna
- Purple-skinned, above ground bulbs
- Bulbs should be harvested at 2-3 inches in diameter
- Sweet turnip-like flavor
- 55-70 days
- ±10,000 seeds/oz
(Brassica oleracea) (aka Early Purple Vienna, Di Vienna Violetto) Purple-skinned above ground bulbs with crisp white flesh. Sweet turnip-like flavor. Excellent raw or steamed. Best harvested at 2½" diameter. Slightly larger and later than White Vienna. 55-70 days. ±10,000 seeds/oz.
Direct Seed: 1" Apart
Seed Depth: 1/4"
Rows Apart: 12-18"
Thin: 4" Apart
Instructions- Best grown in cooler weather. Sow seeds outdoors as soon as soil can be worked and danger of hard frost has passed. Can also be started indoors and transplanted out. Plant in full sun or partial shade. Kohlrabi is also an excellent fall crop.