Little Veggie Patch Heirloom Seeds - ''Dwarf Blue'
This is a Russian variety of kale that produces frilled leaves and is obviously cold hardy. Very productive, each plant can produce for well over a year, in between attacks from the white cabbage moth and its caterpillars.
When to Plant: Sow outdoors from March onwards.
Soil Ensure your soil is nutrient rich so prepare it with fresh manure and compost a fortnight before planting. Integrate good levels of organic matter to increase its water holding ability. Soil pH Level 6.5-7.0
Position Full sun but will benefit from shading in warm weather.
How to Plant Soak seeds in water overnight prior to planting and then sow directly into your patch at a depth of about 1cm.