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'Glamour Red' Ornamental Kale


Virtues: We love 'Glamour Red' ornamental kale for its hot pink burst of color that adds unexpected brightness to any fall garden. It works well as an edging, or as a fun addition to any cool-season container or hanging basket.

Common name: 'Glamour Red' ornamental kale

Botanical name: Brassica oleracea 'Glamour Red' F1

Flowers: 10- to 12-inch flower head.

Foliage: Waxless, green shiny leaves; provide vivid color and a surprising pink burst.

Habit: Compact; grows to 10 to 24 inches in height.

Origin: All-America Selections. AAS' 2011 Cool Season Bedding Plant Award winner.

Cultivation: Disease tolerant. Frost-tolerant blooms from November to March in warmer climates. Full sun. Annual.

Image Credit: All-America Selections


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