Kale - Scarlet (100 seeds) - Brassica oleracea acephala

 

  • Leaf vegetable
  • Easy to grow & hardy
  • Ruffled Red Leaves
  • Bee attracting

 

Purple kale is considered to be one of the most nutritious foods per calorie and has often been labeled a superfood. An excellent source of vitamins K, A and C, iron, calcium, small amounts of manganese, copper, and vitamin B6.
Their incredibly bright purple colour will be the high light of your garden.

It can be eaten raw, roasted, steamed, sauteed, boiled, or massaged in lemon juice. Kale makes a great addition to almost any diet for the substantial nutritional and health benefits it provides. Also can baked into Kale chips. It has a great way of enhancing the flavor of your meals and healthy addition to your meal plan! 

 

How to sow and grow:

 

Method:

Sow direct or raise seedlings

Sowing Depth:

10mm

When:

All year | Frost tolerant

Germination:

5-7 days @ 0-30°C

Hardiness / Life Cycle:

Hardy Annual

Row Spacing:

50 cm

Plant Spacing:

50 cm

Plant Height:

60 cm

Position:

Full sun, well drained soil

Days to Maturity/Flowering:

55-65 days

 

*Notes: Protect from slugs, snails, aphids and caterpillars. Keep well watered.

 

 

Lancefield Edible Garden seeds

 

  • Our seeds are sourced locally, well adapted in Macedon ranges environment
  • Our seed varieties are Heirloom and open-pollinated
  • No GMO's
  • No chemically treated
  • Grown in Australian Certified Organic soil, Chemical free spray free
  • Hand-harvest on season
  • High germination rates. Test seasonally
  • Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator or a cool, dry place, away from heat and direct sunlight

Seeds: Kale - Scarlet (100 seeds)

$3.00Price
GST Included |
  • Our seeds are sourced locally, well adapted to Macedon Ranges environment

  • Our seed varieties are open-pollinated

  • No GMO's

  • Non chemically treated

  • Grown in Australian Certified Organic soil, Chemical free spray free

  • Hand-harvest in season

  • High germination success. Tested seasonally

  • Please store in an airtight container in the refrigerator or a cool, dry place, away from heat and direct sunlight