Tuscan Kale - Brassica oleracea  (Acephala Group)

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Height iAverage height
35 inches (89 cm)
Planting distance iPlanting distance
15 inches (38 cm)
Sowing depth iSowing depth
0.5 inches (1.3 cm)
How to grow Tuscan kale
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Common names: Dinosaur kale, Lacinato kale, Cavolo nero, Tuscan cabbage, Italian kale, Black kale, Flat back cabbage, Palm tree kale, Black Tuscan palm
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