Red Ursa Organic Kale Seeds are CERTIFIED ORGANIC! Red Ursa kale combines the broadleaf frills of Siberian with the rich colour of Red Russian. Great raw flavour for salads, especially the young leaves of fully grown plants. The bolting purple stems of overwintered plants are very sweet and colourful - perfect for steaming or stir-fries. Red Ursa kale seeds produce vigorous plants that are surprisingly cold hardy. Many people feel that the flavour of kale improves after frost, so plant some more Red Ursa kale seeds in mid-summer for harvesting in the fall and early winter.
Matures in 65 days. (Open-pollinated seeds)
Kale contains higher levels of beta-carotene than any other green vegetable, and is also high in vitamin C and calcium. Collards are not far behind. All are easy to grow, vigorous, nutritious, resistant to cold, and easy to harvest and prepare. And the greens even get sweeter after frost. They are perfect for juicing and a long-lasting green that stores well, delicious in crunchy salads. Continue reading below for some expert tips on how to grow kale and collards.