Lacinato "Dinosaur" Kale (Brassica oleracea)
Organic, heirloom seed from High Mowing
Our favorite kale variety! Lacinato is an heirloom also known as "Dinosaur" kale with unique blue-green savoyed leafs on extremely vigorous plants. Ideal for raw kale salads and soups. Leaves are very dark blue-green and heavily savoyed, sweetening with each frost. This strain has been improved by breeder Frank Morton of Wild Garden Seeds and is exceptionally large, vigorous and cold-tolerant. Improved vigor, yield and hardiness. Grows to 30-40 inches tall.
- 30 days to baby leaves
- 60 days to full size
- 1/32 oz per packet
- Packet sows 23 feet
Planting Tips: Kale is a hardy biennial that will over-winter in milder climates, and can be grown for baby leaf or full size crops. Sow from early spring through late summer. Baby leaf: seed approx. 60 seeds/ft in 2-4 inch bands. See kale and collards production guide for more info.