Growing Calendar for Kale Black Magic x 16 - Plants
Delivery: Early May to Late May
Black Magic is an improved form of the Italian Black Kale and has been bred to perform better in the UK climate.
It stands up to our winter weather well, the foliage is darker and plants are more uniform with good stability and bolt resistance.
It cooks quickly, keeping it's rich dark colour. The leaves have a wonderful flavour and delicate texture.
Posh chefs love it!
The Kale Magic is not currently doing very well. Consulting "the books" it seems we have planted them out about a month too early. We assumed that if Marshalls are selling, then it's ready to be planted outside unless stated otherwise. But it may also be our lack of experience. We'll have to see what happens.
The plants came ok but have all since died despite being planted after a drink; my first order for plants from Marshalls and probably my last - poor
Plants were rather leggy on arrival, so I have potted them on. They have all taken and I will plant them out shortly.
Please unpack the plants as soon as you receive them and sit them in a tray of shallow water if they appear to have dried out in transit.
See details on the size of the plants and how we deliver our various plants to you!
Once you have received our superb young plants follow these simple instructions...
Our products are all grown with the utmost care and to high standards of quality. We regularly check our nursery stock to determine exactly when they will be at the optimum time for despatch.
We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.
The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days