crambe maritima (blue sea kale)*

Size: 1 gallon

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  • although this plant is edible, it is primarily grown for its aesthetic appeal
  • clusters of white flowers are held on sturdy stems
  • leathery, ruffled, cabbage like blue foliage
  • bloom time: early to midsummer
  • zone 4
  • height 60-90cm
  • spread 50-60cm
  • colour white
  • grows best in a rich, fertile, average to moist soil, that is well drained
  • thrives in full sun, but does well in partial shade
  • once established, it becomes quite drought tolerant due to the deep, taproots
  • best left undisturbed once established
  • naturally found along seashores and is considered to be salt tolerant
  • full sun, partial sun/shade
  • edible
  • drought tolerant, once established
  • salt tolerant
  • fragrant
  • rock garden
  • (image courtesy of NVK nurseries, NVK holdings inc.)