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Fall Kale in the Spring?

Post  manich on 4/4/2013, 2:07 pm

Is there any chance the kale I planted in September will start producing in April? They seem content with big "trunks" and small leaves. Do I pull them?
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Re: Fall Kale in the Spring?

Post  walshevak on 4/4/2013, 5:17 pm

You are still getting some pretty cool/cold weather. Spring of 2012 I had several kale and collard plants that started growing harvest size leaves. I put some extra compost on as a top dressing and used them until warm weather caused them to bolt. In the meantime I had put out my new starts and was only without my fresh greens for a short while.

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