Baby Red Russian Kale
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Baby Red Russian kale has leaves that are tender, smooth and very sweet compared to other kales. This variety is easily recognized by its richly colored burgundy stems and purple tinted leaves.
Baby Red Russian kale is available year-round with peak season during fall, winter and early spring.
Baby Red Russian kale is a subspecies of Brassica oleracea, a cousin to other decorative cabbages and kales. It is a cool weather vegetable that produces more vibrantly colored leaves as the temperature drops. Baby Red Russian kale is an heirloom variety that is grown as a biennial in most climates. Until the end of the Middle Ages, kale was one of the most common green vegetables in all of Europe. It has since become a commonly grown crop world-wide, valued for its rich nutrient supply.