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Features of growing cabbage "Golden hectare"


Cabbage "Golden hectare" is included in the State Register of the Russian Federation in most regions. The main originator of this popular variety is the All-Russian Research Institute of Plant Production named after N. I. Vavilova. Mid-early cabbage is highly appreciated by our country's vegetable growers for their high and stable yield, as well as the friendly return of an early harvest and the excellent taste of vegetable products.

Grade description

The period from emergence to the state of full technical maturity of heads of cabbage is about 100-110 days. Cabbage "Golden hectare" has a compact and semi-raised leafy rosette.

The leaves are small, rounded and oval, gray-green in color with a slight waxy coating, smooth, with a slightly wavy edge. Heads of cabbage are very even, rounded, from small to medium size. The average weight of a head of cabbage can vary from 1.6 to 3.3 kg. A medium density head of cabbage with a short or medium length inner poker. The output of marketable products with the right growing technology reaches 90-99%.

In conditions of high agricultural technology, commodity yield of the variety is 500-850 kg / ha. Description of the variety and its qualitative characteristics suggest a yield of 5-8.5 kg per square meter of plantings vegetable culture when grown in a home gardening environment.

Dates and rules for fertilizing

Cabbage of the Golden Hectare variety can be grown both in seedlings and by direct sowing of seed material in open ground. The agricultural technology of white cabbage is quite simple, but special attention should be paid to the proper feeding of this vegetable crop at all stages of the growing season.

Fertilizing during the cultivation of cabbage seedlings allows you to get the most strong and healthy plants that are resistant to major diseases and pests.

Number of top dressingsFertilizerFeeding Times
The first application for cabbage seedlingsDilute 1 g of potassium chloride, 2.5 g of ammonium nitrate and 4 g of superphosphate in 1 l of waterContributed to seedlings 10-12 days after the picking of plants
The second application for cabbage seedlingsDilute 3-4 g of ammonium nitrate in 1 liter of waterContributed to seedlings 10-12 days after the first feeding
Third application for cabbage seedlingsDilute 2 g of potassium chloride, 3 g of ammonium nitrate and 8 g of superphosphate in 1 liter of waterIt is applied about a week or 10 days before planting seedlings on ridges of open ground

Planting cabbage seedlings in open ground should be after hardening measures, adhering to a scheme of 70x45 cm. It is recommended to plant seedlings aged 35 to 40 days. If the ridges in the fall were not well prepared for growing cabbage, then in the spring it is recommended to add a nutrient complex of fertilizers directly to the planting holes. Further care for the vegetable crop consists not only in watering, cultivating, and weeding, but also in fertilizing, which favorably affects the yield and taste of heads of cabbage.

Reviews gardeners

Cabbage called "Golden Hectare" is quite popular, and the feedback from our country’s gardeners about this mid-early vegetable crop is very positive. The variety attracts vegetable growers with the opportunity to get a fairly early harvest. Matured heads of cabbage are strong, white in cut and very well preserved until January. They are not too large, which facilitates both application and preservation of the crop.

Cabbage "Golden hectare": features of the variety

Slight night frosts in the spring, the cabbage of this variety tolerates quite easily. Subject to agricultural technology, the vegetable crop is practically not affected by diseases and pests, which reduces the need to use strong chemicals, and also allows you to get environmentally friendly early products.