Collards Growing Info
Learning Download: How to Grow Collards
When to Plant:
Direct sow in as soon as the soil can be worked in the spring. For continuous harvest plant every 2-3 weeks up until 6 weeks before first frost date in fall.
Add 2-3 lbs. of 8-16-16 (N-P-K) fertilizer over 100 square feet 1-2 weeks before planting.
|Location:||Planting Depth:||Soil Type:|
|Full to Partial Sun||1/4″-1/2″||Well drained, fertile soil, pH 6-7.5|
|Seed Spacing||Row Spacing||Seeds per 100′||Yield per 100′||Seeds per Acre|
* These are average collard seed counts. Collard varieties can vary.
1 Pound = 16 Ounces
1 Acre = 43,560 square feet, or 435’x100′