Kale, Dwarf Blue Curled Scotch (Brassica oleracea) - 100 Seeds

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Dwarf Blue Curled Scotch Kale (Brassica oleracea) - 100 Seeds

•Heirloom
•Non-GMO
•American grown seeds
•Sow spring in cool summer areas
•Sow summer for fall crops

Description:
One of the most attractive fall garden vegetables, this heirloom is edible architecture! Alluring, compact plants produce densely-packed heads with finely-curled, crinkly, bluish-green leaves. Delicious fresh, in salads, or cooked into a soup or stew. Packed with vitamins and minerals—a nutritional powerhouse. Can be grown as a spring or fall crop. Harvest all winter to zone 6.

Growing Instructions (Zones 3-12):
Since kale thrives in cool weather and sweetens with frost, Dwarf Blue Curled Scotch kale seeds grows best as a fall crop. For an earlier crop in areas with a cool summer, sow the seeds in early spring. Plant 3 seeds in a cluster, 1/2" deep, 16-18" apart with rows 2-3 feet apart. Thin clusters to the strongest plant when the seedlings emerge. For a fall crop, plant the same way about 3 months before the first expected frost date average. Makes an amazing companion plant for cabbage or potatoes.

 


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