Sea Kale are easy to grow and are often found growing near the sea on beaches, cliffs and rocks.
Sow Indoors / Plant Out
J F M A M J J A S O N D Sow Indoors Plant Out Harvest
How To Grow
Plant thongs in a position in full sun, ensuring the end with the bud is uppermost, and cover the tip with of soil. The best feed is a liquid seaweed fertiliser. Begin forcing it in January by placing a black plastic pot over each plant. Place a piece of black polythene over the drainage holes to exclude all light and then place a heavy object such as a house brick over each pot.
How/When To Harvesting
Cut the blanched shoots cleanly at soil level.
- Sow Depth: 1 cm
- Spacing Between Rows: 75 cm
- Spacing Along Row: 75 cm
- Number plants per Square Foot: 2