Kohlrabi / Chou Rave / Γογγυλοκράμβη


Common Name: Kohlrabi / Chou Rave / Γογγυλοκράμβη

Scientific Name: Brassica oleracea gongylodes


Plant’s cycle: Biennial

Light Requirement: full sun and semi-shade

Soil type: any soil type. pH 4.5 - 7.5

Sowing in nursery: -

Direct Planting: April to August

Germination: 14 days after sowing

Harvest:  180 days after sowing

Spacing: 60cm/60cm/1cm deep  


Flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs)

Pollination: by Bees, Self.

Plant is self-fertile

Seed preservation: 5 years


Edible Parts: Leaves, Stem

Medicine: Digestive;  Tonic.

The leaf is digestive and tonic.