An exciting new kale from UK breeding programs. Scarlet kale seeds Plants are often tall and very productive, yielding dark purple and green hues leaves that are highly curled. Flavor is amazing and is great while young or mature! Flavor and color does improve after a Frost. Chopped or minced fresh kale contains the highest amount of sulforaphane, the compound thought to have powerful cancer-fighting properties. Boiling kale loses much of this property, while steaming and microwaving have less impact. ~1/3-1/2 tsp per packet.