Red Russian Kale Microgreen Seed Highlights
- Germination: 2 to 3 days
- Soak: No need.
- Harvest: 8 to 12 days.
- Flavor: A nutty broccoli flavor.
- Nutrients: Vitamins A, C, and K, copper, iron, and antioxidants.
Red Russian Kale Microgreens have dark-green serrated leaves outlined in light purple and variegated pink, purple, and reddish stems.
Kale Microgreens have all the nutritional punch of mature kale but without bitterness. They are mildly sweet. They have thick leaves, giving a crisp mouthfeel and explosion of flavor when chewed.
Kale Microgreens are great to eat fresh, but you can also lightly sautéed them to tame their flavor. They also make a great addition to salads, eggs, sandwiches, and smoothies.
Red Russian Kale microgreens also have more iron per calorie than beef.
Red Russian Kale microgreen seed is easy to germinate and grow, with harvest times from 8- to 12 days from planting.
Red Russian Kale Microgreen Seed Package Sizes
- The Home Microgreens tray seed packet weighs 3.5-grams and contains approximately 950 seeds.
- The 1010-tray seed packet weighs 8.0 grams.
We also sell Red Russian Kale Microgreen Seed in the following sizes.
- 1-ounce package
- 4-oz package
- 1-pound bag
How Much Seed Do You Need For Your Tray?
You don’t need to worry about how much seed you need if you use Home Microgreen planting trays or 1010 trays. Each seed packet has the correct number of seeds for a perfect tray of Red Russian Kale.
The seeding area of a Home Microgreen Tray is 37.5 square inches.
However, if you’re using a different planting tray, use the calculator in the article below to figure out how much seed you need.
Click this link to use the calculator: Home Microgreens Seed Density Calculator.