Purple Leaf Tree Collards

Botanic Name Botanic Name Dimension H X W Description Nutritional Advantage
Purple Leaf Tree Collards 10ft x 3ft Cool weather enhances purple color and improves sweetness of leaves. Produces leaf crop every month and can live up to 20 years. The sweetest tasting of all the tree collards. Perennial Purple Leaf Tree Collards leaves are rich in calcium (226 mg per cup, cooked), vitamins B1, B2, B9, and C (which may be leached by cooking, however), as well as beta-carotene (pro-vitamin A).  They are high in soluble fiber and contain multiple nutrients with potent anti-cancer properties: diindolylmethane, sulforaphane and selenium.

Introduction to purple leaf tree collards

Propagating purple leaf tree collards

Making cuttings from purple leaf tree collards

Cuttings update