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kale red russian  

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Quantity: 18

Plant Kale Brassica oleracea (Acephala Group) 3251


Care Instructions

If sowing directly, aim to sow 0.5 inches (1.27 cm) deep and try to ensure a gap of at least 11.89 inches (30.48 cm).

Kale 'Red Russian' normally tends to reach to a mature height of 91.0 cm [imperial: 2.96 feet] so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden has partial sun light which is ideal for Kale 'Red Russian'.

Your garden has clay soil: planting in loam soil will ensure your plant thrives.

Try to apply water fairly sparingly.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (7) is within the ideal range for Kale 'Red Russian'. The recommended range is between Zone 3 and 11.

Try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 6.0 and 7.5 as Kale 'Red Russian' likes to be in acidic to alkaline soil.

More information about kale red russian is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All kale red russian Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

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I kept my red Russian Kale and still waiting for it to flower. Congratulaltions!!

Posted on 12 May 13 (over 4 years ago)

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