Winterbor is a variety of Kale which is a member of the Mustard family. Its botanical name is Brassica oleracea (Acephala Group) 'Winterbor'. 'Winterbor' is considered a hybrid cultivar.
One of the hardiest kales, overwinters well. Winterbor has finely curled, thick, blue-green leaves. Very good in early spring and late fall. Particularly sweet and juicy after frost (moreso than other kales). Particularly suited for recipes that involve boiling.This variety is an Vegetable that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Winterbor is known for growing to a height of approximately 60.0 cm (1.95 feet).
Netherlands is believed to be where Winterbor originates from.
Winterbor Kale is normally fairly low maintenance and 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.
This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Winterbor have been kindly provided by our members.
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Winterbor about 49 days before your last frost date.
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