Kale 4-pack, Dazzling Blue Lacinato
Dark green oval shaped leaves with texture on blue/purple stems. Tender and often used in Kale salads. Also called Dinosaur, Tuscano, or black Kale.
- Days: 40 days from transplant
- Plant spacing: 12-16″ apart
- Plant height: 12-24″
- Light: sun/part shade
- For full sized leaves, harvest by snapping leaves off at their base, starting with the lowest leaves on the plant. Leave at least 4 new leaves growing at the top, which will grow into your next harvest-able leaves.
- Aphids are a potential pest; keep covered with row cover or bug netting if possible. Also plant with aphid repelling companion plants such as sage, marigolds, and alyssum.