- Deep blue savoyed leaves
- Leaves grow to 3 inches wide by 18 inches long
- Best eaten when leaves are 8-10 inches
- Excellent flavor is enhanced by frost
- 62 days from transplant
- ±8,400 seeds/oz
(aka Dinosaur, Nero di Toscana) Italian kale which reportedly dates back to the 18th century. Blue-green strap-like leaves are 3" wide by 10-18" long with a heavily savoyed texture. Excellent flavor that is enhanced by frost. Best eaten when leaves are small and tender. 62 days from transplant. ±8,400 seeds/oz.
Learn to Grow Lacinato Kale
Start Indoors: 6-8 weeks before last frost
Germination: 3-10 Days
Plant Outdoors: 24” Apart
Light: Full Sun
Instructions - Sow seeds indoors ¼" deep. Plant out just before the last frost. Kale is most tender and delicious after a frost. Harvest can continue even after snow.
Ratings & Reviews
by Michael & Tiffany
This is a delicious kale, and hardy. We harvested off the plants even after snow fall this year! Definitely will buy again!