Red Ruble is a very distinctive dark wine red colour with serrated leaves that was originally bred for producing the baby leaf seen in supermarket packets.
With an iron content that is typically 10 times higher than normal best grown for salad leaves rather than full head production..
This kale can be sown virtually all year round.
The intense red colour will fade as the plant matures, however this variety was not bred to be used for mature plants.
|Kale Red Ruble Sowing Guidelines |
|When to Sow Seeds: ||Virtually all Year Round |
|Germination Temperature: ||10C + |
|Cover Seed: ||Lightly |
|Time to Germinate: ||7 Days |
|Frost Hardy: ||Best grown indoors during the colder months |
|Spacing Between Plants: ||Broadcast sow thinly for picking leaves young. |