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KALE, Vates Blue Curled Scotch - 99¢ Cent Heirloom Seeds: Heirloom,Bulk

KALE, Vates Blue Curled

Heirloom Kale Seeds

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Approximate seed count per packet ( 1.0g = 306 seeds )

Vates Blue Curled Kale (Brassica oleracea 'Vates Blue Curled'): Compact and Curly Greens for Your Garden

Cultivate compact and curly greens in your garden with Vates Blue Curled Kale (Brassica oleracea 'Vates Blue Curled'). Known for its dense, finely curled leaves and exceptional nutritional value, this kale variety adds a textured and wholesome addition to your culinary creations. Explore the characteristics and optimal growing conditions of Vates Blue Curled Kale for a bountiful harvest of these delicious and nutritious leafy greens.

Key Features:

  • Nutrient-Rich: Vates Blue Curled Kale is prized for its high nutritional value, offering a rich source of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. Enjoy a powerhouse of nutrients, including vitamins A, C, and K, as well as calcium and iron, with each compact and curly leafy green serving.
  • Compact and Finely Curled Leaves: Recognized for its compact growth and finely curled leaves, Vates Blue Curled Kale adds texture to your garden and culinary dishes. The dense foliage makes it an excellent choice for salads, soups, and garnishes.
  • Mild and Sweet Flavor: Experience the mild and sweet flavor of Vates Blue Curled Kale. This kale variety is known for its tender leaves and subtle sweetness, making it a versatile ingredient for various recipes.
  • Versatile Culinary Uses: Vates Blue Curled Kale is versatile in the kitchen. Use it in fresh salads, sauté with garlic for a quick side dish, blend into smoothies, or add to soups for a nutrient boost. The compact and curly leaves add both flavor and visual appeal to your culinary creations.
  • Continuous Harvest: Vates Blue Curled Kale plants offer a continuous harvest of compact and curly leaves. With proper care and optimal growing conditions, you can enjoy fresh and nutritious kale throughout the growing season.
  • Compact Growth Habit: Vates Blue Curled Kale plants have a compact growth habit, making them suitable for gardens with limited space. Plant them in containers, raised beds, or garden plots for easy cultivation.
  • Cool-Season Crop: Vates Blue Curled Kale thrives as a cool-season crop, performing best in temperatures between 60°F and 75°F (15°C to 24°C). Planting in early spring or late summer ensures optimal growing conditions.
  • Plant Size: Mature plants typically reach a height of 12 to 18 inches, creating a compact and visually appealing presence in your garden.

Optimal Growing Conditions:

Cultivate compact and curly greens with Vates Blue Curled Kale using optimal growing conditions:

  • Soil: Well-drained, nutrient-rich soil. Vates Blue Curled Kale thrives in soil that provides good drainage and organic matter for healthy plant development.
  • Sunlight: Full to partial sun is essential for Vates Blue Curled Kale. Plant them in a location where they receive at least 4-6 hours of sunlight daily to promote robust growth and vibrant leaf color.
  • Watering: Maintain consistent soil moisture for kale. Regular watering is crucial, especially during dry periods, to support leaf development and prevent bitterness.
  • Harvesting: Harvest kale leaves when they reach a desirable size, typically 2 to 3 months after planting. Use scissors or garden shears to cut leaves from the outer part of the plant, allowing the inner leaves to continue growing.

Experience the joy of growing and harvesting Vates Blue Curled Kale in your garden. Order your seeds today and enjoy the compact and curly addition to your culinary creations.

Vates Blue Curled Kale Planting Information

Days to Germination: 10
Days to Maturity: 55
Planting Depth: 1/2"
Plant Spacing: 12-24"
Row Spacing: 18-24"
Approximate Seed Counts
Seeds per Oz. Seeds per Lb.
9200 147200
Current Seed Germination Data
Lot # Tested Germination Rate
E7327-2 2023-11-30 90%