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Ornamental Kale and Cabbage (10 of 13)

Plant in well-drained soil
Plant in full sun
Space generously to allow for good air circulation
Height: 6-12 inches; Width: 12-18 inches
Annual in all zones; cold tolerant to 5 degrees
Will survive the winter in zones 7-9
Zones 2-6: Plant in early fall; plant in full sun; mulch after planting; water when dry; remove after damage from severe frost (below 5 degrees); in warm winters, remove in spring as weather warms and plants begin to look tired.
Zones 7-9: Plant in early fall; plant in full sun; mulch after planting; water when dry; remove if damaged by severe frost (below 5 degrees); remove in spring as weather warms and plants begin to look tired.

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