Kale

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  • red russian kale

    Kale – Red Russian (Autumn)

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    This is one of our favourites for the winter!

    You get really lovely tones of colour on this plant as it grows, making it a very attractive addition to your veg patch, and of course it’s uber healthy too and easy to grow. It is a great grower for autumn/winter, and will provide you with lots of lovely leaves right through to spring. It will tolerate frosts and even snow, although its growth will slow down in such cold temperatures. On milder autumn and winter days it’ll keep on growing!

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Red Russian (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Kale is best grown in raised beds or a well dug veg patch. Find out more about growing kale in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: Red Russian Kale is the sweetest of the kale types. An incredibly nutritious vegetable, it can be enjoyed steamed, baked in a gratin or used in stir-fries, stews or even smoothies.

    Can be delivered from: late August to Mid October.

    Ready to harvest: November onwards (depending on the soil temperature!)

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

  • Cavolo Nero

    Cavolo Nero Black Kale – Nero di Toscano (Autumn)

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, decorative and wonderfully good for you and your family

    This Italian kale has beautiful dark green leaves and looks really striking in the vegetable patch when its fully grown. In fact, many people choose to plant it in borders for exactly that reason. It’s easy to grow (easier than many other brassicas) and will provide you with leaves for several months. Find out more about growing kale in our growing guide below.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Nero di Toscana (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Kale is best grown in raised beds or a well dug veg patch.

    In the kitchen: Add to stews, steam it, fry it up with a little garlic butter.

    Can be delivered from: late August to Mid October.

    Ready to harvest: November through to spring

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.

     

  • borecole

    Curly Kale – Green Curled Dwarf (Autumn)

    £5.99
    (10 Plants)

    Easy to grow, hardy and wonderfully nutritious 
    This is a very popular, compact curly kale that is an extremely nutritious leafy veg that looks great and requires little attention to produce a good crop. It is exceptionally hardy and grows really well through autumn and winter giving you a nice, constant supply of healthy greens from your garden.

    Number of plants: 10

    Variety: Green Curled Dwarf (organic*)

    Can be grown in: Kale is best grown in raised beds or a well dug veg patch. Find out more about growing kale in our growing guide below.

    In the kitchen: This is an incredibly nutritious vegetable. It can be steamed, baked or fried with a drizzle of olive oil and sprinkle of seasoning to make delicious kale crisps or used in smoothies.

    Can be delivered from: late August to mid October

    Ready to harvest: Usually from November onwards

    *Transplants suitable for organic growing.