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Brassica oleracea 'White Peacock' /White Peacock Kale

Brassica oleracea 'White Peacock'   / Brassica oleracea 'White Peacock'
White and green variegated foliage with deeply cut, feathery margins
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White and green variegated foliage with deeply cut, feathery margins

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Scientific Name: Brassica oleracea 'White Peacock'
Common Name: White Peacock Kale
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: to 1 foot
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
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Comments: One of best flowering kales. Has a leaf that resembles a feather. Plant in a raised bed to insure adequate drainage. Cannot tolerate wet soils. Plant in November in the South and early spring in the North. Makes an excellent cut foliage for floral arrangements.