Three freshly cut purple tree collard cuttings shipped from a certified CA nursery. They will arrive with instructions on how to root them. Note: this is live plant material, please take into consideration your local weather conditions when ordering. Beware of ordering if they might be left in your mail box during severe hot or cold weather.
Purple tree collards are a perennial vegetable related to collard greens. They can get over eight feet in height and will continue to grow and produce year after year. They can survive temperatures down to around 20 degrees fahrenheit. Most people find that the flavor of purple tree collards is superior to traditional collard greens. They also tend to be more disease and pest resistant. They are very productive. In addition to humans, chickens and ducks love to eat tree collards- their egg yolks will turn a brilliant orange.
Tree collards root best in mild weather conditions and will need sun. You should have a container and potting soil ready for when they arrive. Search for us on Youtube "Project Tree Collard" for further instructions on rooting and growing these amazing plants. We ship plants weekly. We do our best to ensure a safe journey for your plants but cannot be responsible for cuttings that freeze or cook in your mailbox. While most of our customers are successful at rooting their cuttings and very happy with their plants, we cannot guarantee your success. We also sell rooted plants if you want to skip the step of rooting your cuttings. Search our Amazon store. We hope you enjoy your cuttings!
Three freshly cut purple tree collard cuttings. You will need to root them upon arrival. Instructions will be included. We ship Mondays and Friday, delivery is typically within three days after they ship.
Purple tree collards are a perennial vegetable hardy to around 20 F. In mild climates they produce year round.
Imagine growing an abundance of delicious, nutritious greens and never having to worry about starting seeds each year.
Great sauteed, included in hearty stews, blended into green smoothies, dehydrated into chips, or fermented into sauerkraut
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