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Kale (Brassica oleracea, Acephala Group) Approx. 9,000 seeds/oz. Pkt plants 30' of row; ¼ oz sows 100'. Direct sow 2-4 lbs/acre. Sow seeds ½" deep, 18-24" apart in rows 24-36" apart. Seeds germ in about 10 days. An attractive, durable fresh/raw garnish; and highly nutritious greens. Days to maturity are from sowing. 3028U Black Magic 25 days baby leaf, 60 days mature leaf. Upright rosette habit for easy, clean harvest. Improved winter hardiness. Long narrow dark bluegreen leaves with white spine on lower surface. Leaf is intensely blistered and crinkled for a wonderful eating texture. Cold resistant and bolt tolerant. This is improved breeding of the heirloom “Cavolo Nero” type. Fresh Mkt, Specialty Restaurant. 3032 Blue Armor (Winterbor) F1 47-57 days. Outstanding F1 Vates type. Attractive, very deep blue-green leaves are extremely curled and fringed; wide petiole spacing makes harvest easier. High yield potential on strong growing, uniform plants. May be suitable for over-wintering. 3037 Blue Knight (Darkibor) F1 45-55 days. Outstanding Vates hybrid type replaces plantings of standard vates. Earlier, stronger, more uniform and higher yields. Deep blue, firm, curly leaves have less tendency to yellow and hold up well when cut. Uniform, strong grower. Yields 7-8"T stalks in just 45 days; larger plants in 55 days. Will out yield OP types by 50%. Spring or Fall planting. 3070U Casper 30-35 days baby leaf, 50-55 days full leaf. Sweetest tasting Kale in the British trials. Deep green with frilly edges and broadly colored white ribs. Ornamental and edible. 18"T x 12-14"W at full leaf stage. Cold resistant and slow bolting under normal weather conditions. Fresh Mkt, Bunching, Baby Leaf, Bedding Plant. 3045U Lacinato 50-60 days. Unique heirloom type. Strap-like blue-green leaves 10"T x 3"W. Deeply savoyed and crinkled. Edible ornamental; flavor is enhanced by frost. Extremely winter hardy. Sometimes called "dinosaur kale". Fresh Mkt, Specialty. 3051 Prizm F1 50-60 days. Densely branching plants sufficiently compact for container cultivation but also adapted to open ground. Short, tightly ruffled foliage is clean green, tightly ruffled, and tender. Flavor unusually mild with nutty overtones. Harvest from 10-24"T x 10- 12"W. Aggressive re-leafing after cut, for early and prolonged harvest. Keeps mild flavor throughout growing season. Less likely to lodge because of low profile. Fresh Mkt, Garden Ctr Sales, Restaurant. 3052 Red Bor F1 47-57 days. Unique dark red. Similar to Blue Armor except for color. Tall standing habit, overwinters well, bolt tolerant, deeply fringed and curled. 2'T. Extremely productive. Fresh, Ornamental, Salad, Shipping, Vegetable. 3057 Red Russian 25 days baby leaf, 50 days mature leaf. Red leaves, crisp and curly, cold hardy, for winter harvest. 3065 Roulette 30-35 days baby leaf, 50-55 days full leaf. Frilly edged blue green leaves with broadly colored red ribs. Grows to 20-24"T x 14-18"W at full leaf stage. Cold resistant and slow bolting under normal weather conditions. Ornamental and edible. Cut leaf, Bunching, Bedding Plant, Specialty Restaurant. Cat# Kale 1⁄8 oz 1 oz ¼ lb ½ lb 1 lb 5 lb 38 Email: twilley@twilleyseed.com Fax: 864-227-5108 (per lb) 10 lb (per lb) 3045U Lacinato 1.45 3.60 12.25 21.15 37.75 34.50 32.25 3057 Red Russian 1.45 2.15 7.40 12.75 22.80 20.85 19.50 Cat# Kale (M = 1000) 100 sd 1000 sd 5 M (per M) 10 M (per M) 50 M (per M) 100 M (per M) 3028U Black Magic 1.60 2.35 1.90 1.65 1.45 1.30 3032 Blue Armor (Winterbor) 2.15 15.90 12.90 10.85 9.65 8.85 3037 Blue Knight (Darkibor) 2.15 15.75 12.80 10.75 9.55 8.75 3070U Casper 1.45 6.15 4.95 4.20 3.70 3.40 3051 Prizm 2.85 21.60 17.40 14.75 13.15 12.00 3052 Red Bor 5.70 43.20 34.80 29.50 26.15 24.00 3065 Roulette 1.45 4.50 3.63 3.08 2.73 2.50 Blue Knight F1 Blue Armor F1 Black Magic Roulette New! Red Bor F1 Prizm Lacinato Casper Red Russian New!


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