Description

Harvests early and continuously

Days to Maturity: 55 from direct sow; 40 from transplant

All-America Selections (AAS) Winner 2016

Now you can grow gourmet kale in flowerpots and window boxes as well as the vegetable garden. Superfast, compact, and eager to set new leaves after the first ones are harvested, Prizm hybrid is your best choice for nonstop crops all season long.

This All-America Selections Winner beats all others to the finish with flavorful, nutty leaves of brightest green, nearly stemless and beautifully curled. The flavor will delight the whole family, and the speed of maturity is just astonishing. You can be on your second or third picking of Prizm before some other varieties have finished a single crop.

The texture of these leaves is tender, yet Prizm is not just for fresh eating. It holds up well in cooking, and is a terrific all-purpose kale, packed with nutrition and looking as good as it tastes. You will love the ready availability of fresh leaves all season, quickly regrowing after each cutting.

Prizm reaches 15 or more inches high and 10 to 12 inches wide, but the individual leaves are ready to harvest at just 3½ to 4 inches. Fill flowerpots, patio tubs, and other containers with this quick crop, so you always have kale within reach for delectable eating.

For quick re-leafing, tender rich flavor, and space-saving habit, Prizm is the one you want. No wonder it won a national AAS award. Great for spring, fall, or even winter crops (in mild and warm climates), this variety takes your kale garden to the next level.

For quickest crop, begin the seeds indoors, transplanting after danger of hard frost in early spring, when they have at least 2 sets of true leaves (about 2 weeks after sowing). For fall crops, transplant when temperature drops in autumn. Space the plants about 8 to 12 inches apart in sun-soaked, light soil (damp conditions are okay) or very light/dappled shade, or grow them in containers. Pick the leaves continuously when they reach about 3½ to 4 inches high. Frost only sweetens the flavor.

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Genus Brassica
Species oleracea
Variety Prizm Hybrid
Item Form Pack of 250
Days To Maturity 55
Fruit Color Green
Habit Upright
Seeds Per Pack 250
Plant Height 15 in
Plant Width 10 in - 12 in
Additional Characteristics Edible, Bloom First Year, Easy Care Plants, Season Extenders, Cut-and-Come-Again, Award Winner, Cool Season
Foliage Color Medium Green
Harvest Season Early Fall, Early Winter, Late Fall, Mid Fall, Late Spring, Mid Spring, Early Spring
Light Requirements Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Requirements Moist,  well-drained
Resistance Cold Hardy
Soil Tolerance Normal,  loamy
Uses Beds, Cuisine, Outdoor, Containers, Foliage Interest, Winter Interest

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