One of the most nutritious of all greens. Plants are easy to grow, tolerant of heat and cold and very rich in vitamins and minerals. The juicy leaves have mild cabbage like flavor and are delicious boiled, steamed or as an addition to salads.
Contains Vitamins A, B and C. The flavor of this wholesome green is greatly improved after frost.
Planting time - Early Spring
Matures in - 70 days
Germinates in - 7 to 14 days
Sowing depth - 1/4 inch
Row spacing - 24 - 30 inches
Seed spacing - 1 inch
Thinning - when plants are 3 to 4 inches tall, thin to 12 inches apart
Net weight 1 G (Estimated 220 seeds)
Bulk Collards seed available.
9000 Seeds/oz. Plant 1/4oz per 100ft row.
2lbs of Collards seed needed per acre, 4oz needed per acre if using transplants.