McKenzie Seed – Kale Red Russian

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McKenzie Seed – Kale Red Russian


Dark gray-green leaves provide more vitamins and minerals than other greens. Red and purple hues intensify after fall frost providing tender and sweet rich dark green kale when cooked. Tasty steamed, stir fried or in salads.

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Plant Type: Vegetable

Flavor: Sweet and mild taste

Preparation Ideas: Bake this variety to make delicious kale chips.

Days to Germination: 10 to 14 days

Days to Maturity: 50 to 60 days

Planting Depth: 1.3 cm (1/2″)

Best Container Size: 12″+

Instructions: Sow seed direct into the garden after danger of frost has passed. For an earlier crop, start indoors 6-8 weeks before the last frost.

Suggestions: Make several pickings during season for abundant crop before hot weather. Sow again in midsummer for fall crop. A light fall frost makes the pleasant flavor of the leaves even better. Bake them for tasty chips.

Product Weight: 2 grams