Kale 'Red Chidori'
Brassica oleracea (Acephala Group)
'Red Chidori' is a Kale variety in the Mustard genus with a scientific name of Brassica oleracea (Acephala Group). 'Red Chidori' is considered a hybrid cultivar.
50 Days to maturity
An edible ornamental. Frilly dark, outer leaves and extra deep red central foliage. Sweet flavorThis variety is a Vegetable that typically grows as an Biennial, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of two years. Red Chidori is known for growing to a height of approximately 45.0 cm (1.46 feet).
Red Chidori Kale is normally fairly low maintenance and is normally quite easy to grow, as long as a level of basic care is provided throughout the year. Being aware of the basic soil, sun and water preferences will result in a happier and healthier plant.
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How to grow Kale 'Red Chidori'
Growing Red Chidori from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Red Chidori about 49 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Red Chidori
Harvesting Red Chidori
Kale 'Red Chidori' information
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