This perennial brassica is excellent for a continual supply of greens, sweeter and Tastier than regular collards. The leaves turn purple in cold weather. High in calcium any excess leaves can be fed to your chickens. The trunk and branches get woody after three years so it is a good idea to take cutting after 18 months - 2 years while the top branches are still tender.
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Plant Information or Specifications
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Max Height (when in the ground with good conditions)
Plants required to Pollinate
1 (Self Pollinating)
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Can it Handle Frosts?
Amount of leaves in Winter?
All Leaves (Evergreen)
Quarantine Restrictions to these Areas
February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December,
Customer Comments on Tree Collard
Growing in central qld in summer at 40 degrees plus under %50 white shade cloth with plenty of compost in the soil and lots of water it is thriving and tastes great. | Paul Lyngkuist - Rubyvale, QLD 23-Dec-2016
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