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Characteristics: Annual leaf vegetable
Seed per packet: Approx 100
A true Cavolo Nero or Black Cabbage type kale producing attractive dark green oval leaves with improved colour and a mild mustard flavour suitable growing all year.
The leaves have an embossed texture and are ideally suited for harvesting as a baby leaf crop or for bunching.
Adaptable to most garden soils that is composted and well-drained in a sunny position.
Tropical: Autumn to Early Winter
Temperate: Late Summer to Early Autumn.
Cold: Summer to Early Autumn.
Sow: 5mm deep.
Grow in trays of a good seed raising mix or sow direct where they are to grow
Germination: 8-10 days.
Plant space: 30cm
Row space: 30cm
Maturity: 7 weeks
Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.