Collard Seeds - Morris Heading

Collard Seeds - Morris Heading

Size Price Savings Quantity
Packet $4.49
1 Ounce $8.39
1/4 Pound $19.99 41% Savings
1 Pound $46.19 ($2.88/ounce) 66% Savings
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  • Extra tender, mild tasting leaves
  • Heirloom, extra tender
  • Packed with vitamins and minerals, mild tasting, around since 1919
  • 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 Sweet; Mild; Less Bitter
Plant Characteristics Fast Growing
Use Culinary
Growing Conditions Cold Tolerant, Outdoor, Poor Soil Tolerant
Harvest Advantages Freezing, High Yielding

About Collard Seeds - Morris Heading

Brassica oleracea

Seed Type Heirloom Seed

Grow Heirloom Collards - Plant Morris Heading Collard Seeds

"Morris Heading" is an heirloom variety that has been used in southern cuisine for decades. Slow to bolt, tolerant to heat and cold, "Morris Heading" Collards produce heavy heads on short stems. Its taste is similar to that of cabbage and contains numerous important nutrients. Collards are a member of the brassica/cabbage family, and its cultivation is similar. Best grown as a fall crop, time your collards to harvest around the first frost.

Planting Information

Planting Collard Seeds - Morris Heading

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

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