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Collard Hi Crop F1

NZ $3.95

Description


Collards are large dark green loose leaf plants in the same family as cabbage and broccoli, very similar to kale. Highly regarded in Southern American cooking and being the state vegetable of South Carolina, recent studies have shown cooked Collard greens have cholesterol lowering and unique anti colon cancer properties higher than other cruciferous green vegetables. Sow and cook Collards as you would kale from late summer through to spring.

Matures 80 days from transplant.

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Brassica oleracea

Information

OPTIMUM SOIL TEMP FOR GERMINATION DAYS TO GERMINATION DISTANCE APART TO PLANT SEEDLINGS PREFERRED GROWING PERIOD WHEN TO SOW NUMBER OF SEEDS PER PACKET PREFERRED GROWING METHOD BEST USE
15-22 7-10 60cm-icon 60cm Cooler Temps 1.3 100 Transplant-icon Transplant Gourmet Vegetable-icon Gourmet Vegetable

KEY to WHEN TO SOW

  1 Early Spring 2 Late Spring &
Early Summer
3 Late Summer &
Early Autumn

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