(Best months for planting Collards in USA - Zone 5a regions)
S = Plant undercover in seed trays. P = Plant direct in garden where they are to grow.
Leafy, green vegetable - heat tolerant so a good substitute for kale and cabbage in tropical areas.
For best flavor and texture, leaves should be picked before they reach their maximum size.
Slice and steam or use in stir-fry
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