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Couve Galega (Portuguese Cabbage)

Brassica oleracea acephala

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Couve Galega (Portuguese Cabbage) is a plant which belongs to the Brassica (Mustard) genus. The origin of this plant's scientific name epithet (oleracea) means 'eaten as a vegetable'.

Very productive, cold resistant cabbage. The leaves a large and smooth with a medium sized stem. The leaves are eaten after being cooked.

Couve Galega (Portuguese Cabbage) grows as an annual and is an edible vegetable. Being an annual plant, it tends to grow best over the course of a single year.

Couve Galega (Portuguese Cabbage) is known for growing to a height of approximately 60.0 cm (1.95 feet).

Portugal is believed to be where Couve Galega (Portuguese Cabbage) originates from.

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How to grow Couve Galega (Portuguese Cabbage)

  • Full Sun

Plant in a location that enjoys full sun.

See our list of companion Plants for Couve Galega (Portuguese Cabbage) to see which plants you should plant in close proximity to encourage growth.

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Other names for Couve Galega (Portuguese Cabbage)

Portuguese kale, Portuguese cabbage, Galega, Kale

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