crucifer, cabbage family Brassica oleracea var. acephala subvar. laciniata

Nero di Toscana, Tuscan kale kale, green cabbage

Very decorative Nero di Toscana. It is the most souther brother of the green kale. It is also frost-resistant. Its leaves are dark-green to black with a slightly blistered surface. Harvest the vitamin rich leaves from autumn to spring time. Use in soups and as a vegetable. Highly recommended. Height up to 200m.

Sow in the middle of May to end of June. Prick young plantlings. Plant out seedling in nutrient-rich soil (compost) at a distance of 40x40cm. Continuously harvest the lower leaves from autumn.

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Sowing quantity 4 - 5 g/Are

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Price / item
Amount
11220
Portion (ca. 100 plants)
3.95 CHF
0.00 CHF
11223
5 g (400 seeds/g)
16.90 CHF
0.00 CHF