Flowering Cabbage
Brassica oleracea var. acephala
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines The soil should be kept countinously moist.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Vegetable fertilizer (e.g. N6-P3-K2).
Mist requirements Does not need misting
Light preferences Prefers full sun
Temperature preference Prefers tepid constant temperatures through the whole year (average under 20 °C).
pH range 7.0 - 8.5
Acidity preference loves basic conditions
Toxicity not poisonous

Origin

Climate humid continental

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Names

Other common names Decorative Kale, Collard, Cole
Family Brassicaceae

Characteristics

Growth form shrub
Hardiness USDA 7 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -17°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • yellow
Blooming months
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    1Jan
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    2Feb
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    3Mar
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    4Apr
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    5May
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    6Jun
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    7Jul
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    8Aug
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    9Sep
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    10Oct
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    11Nov
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    12Dec
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    5
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    6
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Leaf color
  • cream
  • green
  • pink