Chinese Cabbage

tim45z10January 12, 2012

The picture on the label looks like the cabbage forms into a head. Can I pick and eat before the head appears? Thank You for your help

Tim

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CathyCA SoCal(10)

Since no one else has answered, I am no expert, but I think the inner leaves are the best (the head).

    Bookmark   January 25, 2012 at 9:31PM
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Vinh(9)

the headed chinese cabbage is usually grown for the head as it can be stored for over the winter. you can, however, eat the outer leaves, and if you like the outer leaves more than the headed leaves, consider the loose leaf chinese cabbage instead.

    Bookmark   February 5, 2012 at 9:04PM
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