Our seeds come from Matchbox Garden Seed Co. These are Certified Organic Heirloom seeds harvested on a small farm located in Southern Ontario.
Dating back to c. 1800, this heirloom variety hails from the Tuscany region of Italy. Commonly used in soups and stews, the leaves are a deep black-green and can reach 36" high with the drooping quality of a palm tree. The aesthetic quality of this plant lends itself to most any garden and the flavour is delightful.
Days to Maturity: 40-50 days for baby leaf, 80-90 days for mature leaf Seeds per pack: 200 seeds Germination rate: 95%