Can Rabbits Eat Kohlrabi?

Can Rabbits Eat Kohlrabi?

It is an annual vegetable that can be eaten cooked or raw and is also known as a turnip cabbage or german turnip.

So can rabbits eat Kohlrabi at all?

Before we can answer this question lets look at all the nutritional facts. In particular we need to look at the phosphorus content, acidic content, fat, fibre, sugar and sodium.

Nutritional value per 100 g (3.5 oz)
Energy 113 kJ (27 kcal)
6.2 g
Sugars 2.6 g
Dietary fiber 3.6 g
0.1 g
1.7 g
Thiamine (B1) (4%)0.05 mg
Riboflavin (B2) (2%)0.02 mg
Niacin (B3) (3%)0.4 mg
Pantothenic acid (B5)
(3%)0.165 mg
Vitamin B6 (12%)0.15 mg
Folate (B9) (4%)16 μg
Vitamin C (75%)62 mg
Vitamin E (3%)0.48 mg
Trace metals
Calcium (2%)24 mg
Iron (3%)0.4 mg
Magnesium (5%)19 mg
Manganese (7%)0.139 mg
Phosphorus (7%)46 mg
Potassium (7%)350 mg
Sodium (1%)20 mg

Based on the information above rabbits can only eat a little kohlrabi as this veggie has a high amount of phosphorus content.

If a rabbit was to eat too much of this veggie then they will become sick and therefore it is better for them to eat other greens instead of kohlrabi.

The stems are also okay for the rabbits to eat but it is the leaves that they like best.