Botanical Name: Brassica olerecea 'Cavolo Nero Black Magic'
Height: 2 feet.
Spacing: 12 inches apart in rows 12 - 18 inches apart.
Depth: 1/2 inch.
Spread: 2 feet.
Sun/Shade: Full sun.
Foliage: Very attractive blister textured, deep greenish-black leaves.
Days To Maturity: 60 days.
Form: Annual. Upright.
Soil Requirements: Rich, well drained soil.
Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
Seed Count: Approximately 100 seeds per packet.
Comments: A new variety of black cabbage type kale (AKA Tuscan Kale, Lacinato Kale, Dinosaur Kale). Winter hardy with darker, savoyed leaves rather than conventional varieties. Flavor improves with frost. Can be used at baby leaf or mature stage. Mature leaves grow as a rosette rather than on a true stem. Very attractive blister textured deep greenish-black leaves.