Vates Collard

$3.45 $3.95 -13% OFF

Vates Collard

$3.45 $3.95 -13% OFF
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Seed Exchange - (Brassica oleracea) (aka Blue Stem, Vates Non-Heading) Developed by and named for the Virginia Truck Experiment Station. Dark green leaves on upright 24-inch plants. Known for lack of purpling in veins and leaves. Excellent variety for boiling. Bolt and frost resistant. 60-80 days. ±7,000 seeds/oz. 

  • Known for its lack of purpling
  • Grows to 2 feet tall
  • Excellent variety for boiling
  • Bolt and frost resistant
  • 60-80 days
  • 100 Seeds per packet

    Instructions - Sow seeds indoors ¼" deep. Plant out just before the last frost. Can also be direct seeded outdoors 3 months before fall frost. Collards are most tender and delicious after a frost. Harvest may continue even after snow.

    Start Indoors: 6-8 weeks before the last frost

    Germination: 3-10 Days

    Plant Outdoors: 24” Apart

    Light: Full Sun


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