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Sunday, June 17, 2012

Blood Beets and Black Kale: Varieties from Catalogs

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It is fun to plant other varieties of vegetables that you can only get through seed catalogs. This is a beet variety call 'Blood'. The mature leaves are blood red. And the variety of kale is called 'Black' and it is a thinner crinkled leaf. Dark green but not quite black.

'Blood' Beets - The Rusted Garden
'Black' Kale - The Rusted Garden