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Brassica oleracea var. palmifolia

Common Name(s): Jersey kale
Family: Brassicaceae
Growth Habit: Biennial
Growing Days:
Winter Minimum:
Soil pH: 6.5 to 7.5
Soil Texture/Type: Heavy alkaline
Soil Drainage: Well
Photoperiod Response: Long day and day neutral
Light Intensity:
Not frost tender. Good companion for celery & aromatic plants. It reduces insect predation.
Pythium, Sclerotinia, Rhizoctonia, Cercospora, Powdery Mildew
Environ. - ornamental, Food - vegetable


Geographical Origin:
Only cultivated
Metric Units

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