Brassica oleracea var. acephala
- Common Name(s):
- Flowering kale, Ornamental cabbage
- Nagoya Garnish Red, Redbor
Flowering kale (Acephala group) is a cool weather plant, often planted in fall for winter interest lasting into spring. The Capitata group of B. oleracea is ornamental cabbage and is used similarly. These plants are occasionally damaged by deer.
- Fall to spring
- Red to white, marbled
- 12-18 in.
NCCES plant id: 22