|Brassica oleracea var. viridis||Accepted|
|Brassica oleracea var. acephala||Synonym|
|Country of Origin:||USA|
|Days to harvest:||70|
|Sun Requirements:||Full Sun
|Soil pH Preferences:||Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
|Plant Height:||3 feet or more|
|Plant Spread:||18 inches|
Suitable as Annual
|Dynamic Accumulator:||P (Phosphorus)
|Propagation: Seeds:||Self fertile
Can handle transplanting
|Posted by farmerdill (Augusta Georgia - Zone 8a) on Jul 2, 2013 12:14 PM
Long the standard in the deep south. Large vigorous plant with wide-spaced leaves. Typically harvested from the bottom up and is sometimes called the walking collard. Not my favorite as the smaller loose-heading varieties are much more tender and flavorful.
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|3AmigosGarden||On September 1, 2017||Seeds sown|
|3AmigosGarden||On August 30, 2017||Obtained plant
Pima County Seed Library
|antsinmypants||On April 9, 2021||Transplanted
In garden one.
|antsinmypants||On February 15, 2021||Plant emerged
3 out of 9 emerged.
|antsinmypants||On February 11, 2021||Seeds sown
Indoors under lights.
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