Smooth, broad, dark green leaves with sweet mild flavor grow on vigorous high-yielding plants. Slow to bolt, for long dependable harvests. Pick outer leaves as needed for steaming, braising, or sautéing. 55 days from transplant. OP
Care: Plant 20-30″ apart in rows 24-36″ apart in full sun, cool moist soil.
Cold-tolerant plants that stand in the field for harvest as needed in late fall and early winter. May overwinter in mild seasons, or die back and sprout from the root in spring for an extra-early crop. See our Fall & Winter Vegetable Guide for specific planting/harvest times & freeze-out temperatures.