Lacinato kale grow and care – leaf plant variety of Kale also known as Tuscan kale, Dinosaur kale or Tuscan cabbage, Lacinato Kale grow as biennial, perennial evergreen plant and possible to grow as annual, also used as ornamental plant for the colored leaves, grow in temperate, mediterranean or subtropical climate and growing as perennial in hardiness zone 7-10 and as annual in hardiness zone 2-6 and 11, when grow in hardiness zone 11 need to different care and even can grow as perennial in hardiness zone 11a

Lacinato Kale leaves

Leaves with curly edges the leaves with bumps and remained dinosaur skin, the color of the leaves: green blue, harvesting season change by the temperature and sun exposure.

Flower color yellow, the small flowers grow on inflorescence.

Lacinato Kale for sale – Seeds or Plants to Buy


Blooming Seasons
  • Spring flowers
  • Summer flowers
Edible Parts
  • Edible leaves
Culinary uses
  • Cooked
  • Eaten raw
  • Leafy vegetables
  • Pickles
  • Salad
  • Stuffed or Wrapped
Flower colors
  • Yellow flower
  • Subtropics Climate
  • Temperate Climate
Harvest Season
  • Autumn Harvest
  • Spring Harvest
  • Winter harvest
Leaf color
  • Blue leaves
Ornamental parts
  • Ornamental leaves
  • Ornamental plant
Plant growing speed
  • Average growing plants
  • Fast growing plants
Plant life-form
  • Biennial plant
  • Evergreen
  • Herbaceous
  • Leaf plant
  • Perennial plant
Plant Uses
  • Colored leaves
  • Edible plants
  • Indoor plants
  • Ornamental plants
Planting Season
  • Autumn Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Winter planting
Plants sun exposure
  • Full sun Plants
  • Shade Plants
Watering plants
  • Big amount of water
  • Regularly water
Hardiness zone
  • Hardiness zone 10
  • Hardiness zone 11
  • Hardiness zone 2
  • Hardiness zone 3
  • Hardiness zone 4
  • Hardiness zone 5
  • Hardiness zone 6
  • Hardiness zone 7
  • Hardiness zone 8
  • Hardiness zone 9