Kale- Baby Tuscan

Brassica oleracea acephala

Standard seed packet, 100 seeds

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Kale- Baby Tuscan

Brassica oleracea acephala

  • Leaf vegetable
  • Easy to grow & hardy
  • Great for baby-leaf

Annual to 30cm. Tuscan kale variety particularly suited to baby leaf production but can be grown to full size. Tender dark green spoon shaped leaves with a mild sweet flavour. Best harvested when leaves are around 10cm tall. Great for cut and come again harvesting. Extremely hardy and productive variety with a short compact habit. Can be eaten raw or cooked. Tuscan kale is also known as "Cavolo Nero", "Black Cabbage" or "Wild Cabbage".

How to sow and grow:

Method: Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth: 7mm
When: Late summer and autumn
Germination: 3-7 days @ 8-25°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Hardy Biennial (usually grown as an annual)
Row Spacing: 35cm
Plant Spacing: 15cm
Plant Height: 30cm
Position: Full sun, well drained soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 45-55 days
*Notes: Protect from slugs, snails, aphids and caterpillars. Keep well watered.

(Product number: D5-06)
Seeds per gram: 350 seeds

SKU D5-06
Shipping Weight 0.0008kg
Botanical name: Brassica oleracea acephala
Packet type: Standard seed packet
Packet quantity: 100 seeds
Seeds per gram: 350

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