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Collard Greens Greenville NC

Looking for Collard Greens in Greenville? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Greenville that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Collard Greens in Greenville.

Flower Times, Inc
(252) 746-8444
143 W Hanrahan Rd
Grifton, NC
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Garden Centers / Nurseries, Plants, Shrubs

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Plant & See Nursery
(252) 756-0879
4062 Old Tar Rd
Winterville, NC

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A & A Plants
(336) 656-7881
5392 N.C. 150 East
Browns Summit, NC
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Annuals, Bulbs, Chemicals, Crop Protection, Fertilizers, Garden Center Marketing, Garden Centers / Nurseries, Garden Ornaments, Gardening Companies, Hand Tools, Horticulture Companies, Landscaping Services, Mulch, Perennials, Pest Control Supplies, Plant Merchants, Plants, Roses, Seeds, Shrubs, Trees

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John Weddington Greenhouse
(704) 857-1846
1975 Miller Rd
China Grove, NC

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Rivers Edge Greenhouse
(336) 342-9363
1136 High Rock Rd
Gibsonville, NC

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Sunshine Gardens Exteriors
(252) 321-1555
4816 Nc Highway 43 S
Greenville, NC

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Garden Greenhouses
(704) 636-7208
4070 Woodleaf Rd
Salisbury, NC
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Country Garden Nursery Inc.
(704) 633-7885
540 Scout Rd
Salisbury, NC

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Home Supply Company
(919) 938-4664
110 Wilson's Mills Road
Smithfield, NC
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Rubber Mulch

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Mull's Greenhouses, Inc.
(704) 482-5934
512 Foxboro St
Shelby, NC

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Crop Profile: Collard Greens

Collard greens are versatile plants. While most members of the brassica family are best-suited to the cooler climates of the northern United States, collard greens can be successfully grown in the South—hence, their traditional culinary popularity in that region. However, collard greens are also extremely cold-hardy (the flavor is actually improved by frost exposure) and heat-tolerant, making them the ideal choice for would-be brassica growers in a range of locales.

Collard greens are a loose-leafed, non-heading cabbage. Grow your collards in nitrogen-rich soil by direct-seeding or transplanting. Allow 12 inches between transplants in rows 18 to 24 inches apart, or be prepared to thin your seedlings as they grow (direct-seed 12 to 18 inches apart in rows 18 to 24 inches apart, thinning to 12 to 18 inches as the plants grow); harvest large leaves when plant is 10 to 12 inches high, allowing younger leaves to continue developing. 

Read more about growing brassicas.

About the Author: Samantha Johnson is the author of several books, including a forthcoming book on gardening for children. She raises purebred Welsh Mountain Ponies in northern Wisconsin. ...

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