Fall Greens

In autumn, the display garden beds at the entrance to Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage are planted in heirloom varieties of greens. These tasty greens are plants that you can cut continually until first frost, and beyond.

Plants Featured in this Clip

BRASSICA oleracea 'Alabama Blue Collards'
BRASSICA juncea 'Southern Giant Curled'
BRASSICA oleracea 'White Mountain Cabbage Collard'

Gardener Extras

  1. 'Alabama Blue' collards pairs well in ornamental beds with pansies.
  2. Cook or freeze collards as soon as possible after harvest as they will become bitter.
  3. 'Southern Giant Curled Mustard' is cold-resistant and slow to bolt.

Gardener Notes


April Moore

Volunteer Gardener Host April Moore

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