Collard Seeds - Vates

Collard Seeds - Vates

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $9.49
1/4 Pound $19.99 47% Savings
1 Pound $46.19 70% Savings
5 Pounds $167.99 ($2.09/ounce) 78% Savings
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  • Dark blue-green nutritious leaves
  • Heirloom, awesome for boiling
  • Cold Tolerant, high producer, tasty and nutritious in colder months
  • Will tolerate some shade, but prefers full sun exposure
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Life Cycle Annual
Planting Season Cool Season
Fruit Size 24 to 36 inches
Plant Height 24 to 36 inches

Flavor Profile Slightly Bitter; Earthy
Plant Characteristics Fast Growing
Use Culinary
Growing Conditions Cold Tolerant, Outdoor, Poor Soil Tolerant
Harvest Advantages Freezing, High Yielding

About Collard Seeds - Vates

Brassica oleracea

Seed Type Heirloom Seed

Grow Heirloom Collards - Plant Vates Collard Seeds

Very high yielding, Vates is disease and frost resistant while maturing earlier than standard collards. Dark, blue-green nutritious leaves, best to grow throughout the summer and harvest as a fall crop, timing your collards to harvest around first frost.

Planting Information

Planting Collard Seeds - Vates

Planting Season Cool Season
Sowing Method Direct Sow
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 1/4 inch
Plant Spacing 8 to 15 inches
Plant Height 24 to 36 inches
Water Needs Average
Hardiness Zones 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
Days to Maturity 75 days
View our Collard Planting Guide to learn more.


Amount Avg Seed Count
Packet 741
1 Ounce 7,000
1/4 Pound 28,000
1 Pound 112,000
5 Pounds 560,000

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