Kale & Collards

 Brassica oleracea / Brassica napus
Direct sow as soon as soil can be worked in spring or start indoors 4 weeks before planting out date. For fall production, sow 8-10 weeks before first frost date for full size and up until frost date for baby leaf. Sow seed .6 cm deep. For baby leaf production sow 50 seeds per 30 cm  in 5-10 cm bands and harvest leaves at 31/2 -5 weeks. For full size  production sow 3-4 seeds every 20-25 cm in rows spaced 45-75 cm apart. Thin plants to 20-25 cm apart. Taste is improved after plants have been exposed to light frost.
Hardy biennial.

Lacinato

Packet Size
~150 Seeds $3.50
Available Sizes:
Packet, Bulk A
Days to Maturity:
30 day baby, 65 days full

Dark blue-green, strap-leaf kale is ornamental as well as edible.

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Red Russian

Packet Size
~150 Seeds $3.50
Available Sizes:
Packet, Bulk A, Bulk B, Bulk C
Days to Maturity:
25 days baby, 50 days full

This heirloom kale has sweet, tender young leaves that work great in mid-summer salad mixes or for braising.

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White Russian

Price
$3.50
Packet Size
~150 Seeds

Tender salad kale packed with flavour. White stems and veining stand out beautifully on dark gray-green toothed leaves.

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