(Best months for growing Collards in USA - Zone 5a regions)
Leafy, green vegetable - heat tolerant so a good substitute for kale and cabbage in tropical areas. Also recommended for health reasons.
For best flavor and texture, leaves should be picked before they reach their maximum size.
Slice and steam or use in stir-fry.
One of the most common vegetables in East Africa.
In the United States, collard greens symbolize Southern culture and African-American culture and identity.
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