Knol Khol F1 Hybrid - Vegetable Seeds

1 packet contains Knol Khol F1 Hybrid - 100 seeds.
52 Ratings 52 Reviews

MRP :

(Inclusive of all taxes)

₹115
Shipping Rs 79
Dispatch in 5-8 working days
In Stock (492 Sold in last 30 days)

Todays Deals

Buy 1 seeds packets and get 1 similar seed packet Free.

Order > ₹ 599, Get ₹ 220 Seeds Free, Use Code: MICROGREEN - copy

Order > ₹ 1199, Get ₹ 330 Seeds Kit Free, Code: GARDENKIT - copy

3 days
Note: Image is for reference purpose only. Actual product may vary in shape or appearance based on climate, age, height etc. Product is replaceable but not returnable.

Kohlrabi is another name for our not-so-popular Knolkhol. It belongs to the same family as Cabbage and Cauliflower (Brassicaceae). The Whole plant is edible however, it is mostly used for its bulged swollen stem. It can be eaten raw as well as cooked. Though it prefers a cold weather, it does moderately well for our Bangalore weather.

Botanical Name: Brassica caulorapa L.
Family: Cruciferaceae.

Common name: Kohl Rabi, Knol Khol
Height: 10-40 cm
Difficulty level: Easy

Planting & Care
When thinking about how to plant your kohlrabi, you have a choice to start it outside or inside. If you start it inside, wait until the baby plants are four to six weeks old before transplanting them into your prepared garden soil outside.

Sunlight: Full Sun / Half Shade

Soil: Rich fertile soil

Water: As stated the seedlings, after transplanting, should be watered for four to five days. Irrigation should be given an interval of 6 to 7 days. But the field may be irrigated when soil is deficient inn moisture.

Fertilizer: Mix 15 -20 tones of FYM to soil at the time its preparation. At the time of transplanting add 75 kg n, P and 50 kg K/ ha, second dose of 50 kg N should be given 1 ½ months after transplanting.

Care:

  • Climate: Knol- Knol is a cool season crop and thrives in a relatively cool moist climate.
  • It can withstand extreme cold and frost better than other cool season crop.
  • Seeds of knol- knol germinate well at 15 0 C to 30 0 C.
  • Kohlrabi is actually somewhat easy to grow.
  • You want to start your plants indoors about four to six weeks before you plant to put them outside.
  • After four to six weeks, plant the baby plants outdoors in well drained, rich soil.
  • Growing kohlrabi is most successful in cooler weather.
  • The early crops started indoors and then transplanted outdoors will provide you with a nice crop.
  • Kohlrabi is a member of the cabbage family.
  • There are white, reddish and purple varieties, some which will mature early and some which mature late.
  • The Eder variety is a faster maturing variety which takes about 38 days to mature while the Gigante matures in about 80 days.
  • The Gigante is best for fall.
  • Soil and its Preparation: Knol- Knol is successfully grown on all types of soil.
  • But the sandyloam and clay loam soils are best suited for knol-knol crops.
  • The land should be well prepared and of good tilth for sowing of Knol- Knol, 5- 6 ploughing should be given to prepare a good tilth.
  • After ploughing, planking is essential to make soil puverised and leveled.
  • Harmful weeds and stubbles of previous crop should be removed before the transplanting of this crop.
  • Aldrin or Heftaf or Heptachlor 5 % or BEC 10 % should be applied @ 10 – 15 kg percent with the last preparatory tillage to check the infestation of termites and cutworm.
  • Time of Sowing: Knol-knol is normally propagated by seeds.
  • It can also be propagated by cuttings such as tip cutting and leaf cutting.
  • The seeds are sown in lots from the end of August to the end of November for a continuous crop.
  • Time of sowing of seeds varies according to the variety viz.
  • Transplanting: 3 to 4 week old seedlings become ready for transplanting.
  • Ridges and furrow type of layout is used.
  • The seedling is transplanted at a distance of about 30 cm.
  • from row to row and 20 cm.
  • from plant to plant.
  • Closer spacing of this vegetable increases the yield.
  • After transplanting, the seedlings should be watered and protection may be given from sun rays for 4 – 5 days.



Harvesting: Knol-khol should be harvested when swollen stem reach a diameter of 5 to 7 cm and before it becomes tough and woody. The plants are pulled out from the land. It is generally marketed after removing both leaves and roots.

Special Feature:
Health benefits

Mildly sweet, succulent kohlrabi is notably rich in vitamins and dietary fiber; however, it has only 27 calories per 100 g, a negligible amount of fat, and zero cholesterol.
Fresh kohlrabi stem is rich source of vitamin-C; provide 62 mg per 100 g weight that is about 102% of RDA. Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) is a water-soluble vitamin and powerful anti-oxidant.
It helps the body maintain healthy connective tissue, teeth, and gum.
Its anti-oxidant property helps the human body protect from diseases and cancers by scavenging harmful free radicals from the body. Kohlrabi, like other members of the Brassica family, contains health-promoting phytochemicals such as isothiocyanates, sulforaphane, and indole-3-carbinol that are supposed to protect against prostate and colon cancers.
It especially contains good amounts of many B-complex groups of vitamins such as niacin, vitamin B-6 (pyridoxine), thiamin, pantothenic acid, etc., that acts as co-factors to enzymes during various metabolism inside the body.
Knol-knol notably has good levels of minerals; copper, calcium, potassium, manganese, iron, and phosphorus are especially available in the stem.
Potassium is an important component of cell and body fluids that helps controlling heart rate and blood pressure by countering effects of sodium.
Manganese is used by the body as a co-factor for the antioxidant enzyme, superoxide dismutase.
In addition, its creamy color flesh contains small amounts of vitamin A and carotenes.
Kohlrabi leaves or tops, like turnip greens, are also very nutritious greens abundant in carotenes, vitamin A, vitamin K, minerals, and B-complex group of vitamins.
Use
Culinary use:

  • Leaves are cooked.
  • Used as a vegetable, though the quality is not as good as cabbage.
  • The young leaves can also be added to salads, though some people find them difficult to digest.
  • A nutritional analysis is available.


  • Stem - raw or cooked.
  • The plant produces a swollen stem just above ground level, and this is often used as a root vegetable.
  • It has a mild cabbage flavour, when finely grated it makes a good addition to mixed salads and, when cooked, is an excellent vegetable.
  • It is best eaten whilst fairly small and tender, between golf ball and tennis ball size.
  • It becomes coarse with age.
  • A nutritional analysis is available.





Reviews

Friday, 24 July 2020

sahid gazi

Wednesday, 22 July 2020

Joshi Prisy

Sunday, 15 March 2020

ruchika rawat

Sunday, 01 March 2020

SACHIN NIKAM

Thursday, 20 February 2020

Joshi Prisy

Friday, 07 February 2020

Vijayalakshmi Kesharwalaa

Sunday, 24 November 2019

Excellent results

BALASANKAR

Tuesday, 19 November 2019

Good number of plants and currently flowering so waiting for the cherry tomatos!!

taruna birthalia

Thursday, 14 November 2019

Superb! Amazing! Excellent ????... Superb germination and healthy plants! Almost all seeds germinated.... The germination rate is 95%, superb quality seeds

Pukhrambam Kavita

Friday, 08 November 2019

100%Germination of both the packets.one packet contains more than saficent seeds and all of them germinated

Uday Wadhera

Monday, 04 November 2019

The seeds are genuine. Just planted and could see some germination after a week. Awaiting for its growth. Thank you

Neha Goyal

Friday, 01 November 2019

100%Germination of both the packets.one packet contains more than saficent seeds and all of them germinated

Wg.Cdr.BN Tiwari

Thursday, 24 October 2019

vegetable Seeds germinated within a week of sowing and excellent success rate.

Srividya

Friday, 18 October 2019

Best buy....paisa vasool seeds pack

Shakil Anwar

Friday, 11 October 2019

Is this vegetable seeds are hybrid or non hybrid ?

Abhishek Kumar

Tuesday, 08 October 2019

Is this vegetable seeds are hybrid or non hybrid ?

Pratik Vikram Singh

Thursday, 03 October 2019

10 of them germinated. will give full star after veggie start to grow

S Sarita Mohanty

Monday, 30 September 2019

Very good service. High quality product.

ANBUCHEZIAN

Friday, 26 October 2018

Very nice packaging, with labelling of all the seeds. Variety of seeds available and its a great value for money.

Gaurav Narwania

Wednesday, 12 September 2018

Good quality vegetable seeds..95% terminated..

Meghna Rodrigues

Saturday, 08 September 2018

Good growing still

Joshi Prisy

Tuesday, 05 September 2017

I planted the seeds in a vermincompost/soil mix outside in the shadow. Since it is very hot right now it is perfect for tomatos to grow. The seeds germinated a few days after planting them

Kiran Mayi

Tuesday, 29 August 2017

it was good..given good yield

Joshi Prisy

Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Good Product, need to have more Seeds.....

Namrata Mishra

Monday, 14 August 2017

Good quality vegetable seeds..95% terminated..

Grasskhor

Wednesday, 19 July 2017

Good growing still

Anjali gaiety

Saturday, 15 July 2017

100%Germination of both the packets.one packet contains more than saficent seeds and all of them germinated

Zorawar Kahlon

Friday, 14 July 2017

I planted the seeds in a vermincompost/soil mix outside in the shadow. Since it is very hot right now it is perfect for tomatos to grow. The seeds germinated a few days after planting them

Joshi Prisy

Wednesday, 12 July 2017

Is it available in white color flower also.

Leena Skaria

Wednesday, 05 July 2017

Good growing still

Chander Jumrani

Monday, 26 June 2017

it was good..given good yield

Shiva Ranjani Reddy

Monday, 12 June 2017

I WAITING FOR THE RESULT, IF IT SUCCESSFUL I WILL RECOMMEND TO ALL MY FRIENDS AND FAMILY ABOUT THIS

Priya Chowdhury

Friday, 12 May 2017

Average germination

Shahnaz Ahmed

Saturday, 15 April 2017

Can this flower plant grown in pots?

Archana Pandey

Thursday, 30 March 2017

Some good number of seeds have germinated . Would know better later on when they would eventually produce flower & egg plant

Sonam slatch

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

In which month this plant blooms flowers.

Subhashini Yallapantula

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

100%Germination of both the packets.one packet contains more than saficent seeds and all of them germinated

Soumendra nayak

Wednesday, 01 March 2017

Will you delier this to Delhi.

Pavan Chowdary Maganti

Saturday, 18 February 2017

Extremely happy with the nurserylive service and the seed. Profusely flowering waiting for brinjal to grow. Very good germination of seeds.

Anant

Saturday, 28 January 2017

Best buy....paisa vasool seeds pack

Nandana Pai Kakode

Friday, 27 January 2017

This flowering plant is really easy to grow.

Deblina

Tuesday, 24 January 2017

Seeds have sprouted - Guess rest depends on climate and how well i look after it.

Marudadu RajyaLakshmi

Sunday, 15 January 2017

Vey Nice Seeds but good in quantity.

Lakshmi Anumakonda

Monday, 26 December 2016

All the seeds germinated. Now I have way too many seedlings.

Dhiraj Gome

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

Do this plant require special care to grow.

Asha Oberoi

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

Really good quality vegetable Seeds. Packaging was very good. Will recommend to everyone.

Kiran Mayi

Friday, 16 December 2016

Can be grown in pot??

Anukriti Katiyar

Friday, 25 November 2016

100%Germination of both the packets.one packet contains more than saficent seeds and all of them germinated

Madhu Grover

Sunday, 06 November 2016

Vey Nice Seeds but good in quantity.

Joshi Prisy

Please log in to write a review. Log in