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Brassica rapa pekinensis

Chinese cabbage, pak choi

Fruits and Vegetables

May be started indoors late March, early April; transplanted around or after last frost date, taking care not to disturb the roots. Easily sown outside, however, starting around last frost date, spacing plants 10-12" apart, in rows 18" apart. If sown outside, less likely to bolt if not sown until start of summer. Rich, consistently moist soil

Brassica juncea (mustard greens, Oriental mustard)
Brassica napus (rutabaga, Swede turnip)
Brassica oleracea acephala (kale, collards)
Brassica oleracea botrytis (cauliflower)
Brassica oleracea capitata (cabbage)
Brassica oleracea gemmifera (brussels sprouts)
Brassica oleracea gongylodes (kohlrabi)
Brassica oleracea italica (broccoli)
Brassica rapa chinensis (bok choi)
Brassica rapa japonica, Brassica rapa perviridis ()
Brassica rapa rapifera (turnip)
Brassica rapa (various Oriental greens)

Fruits and Vegetables

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