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Leaders of the Pack – Early Season

This list shows all the species/cultivars with an early season average of 3.5 or better. Look up our top performers by name on this list. These leaders get our highest recommendation for high impact in the early season.

  company weeks in flower all season average early season average late season average number weeks above 3
Kale - 'Red Bor' NCSU 0 3.7 4.0 3.7 16
Ornamental Cabbage - 'Osaka Pink' NCSU 2 2.3 3.9 .8 7
Ornamental Cabbage - 'Osaka Red' NCSU 3 2.7 4.2 1.4 7
Ornamental Cabbage - 'Osaka White' NCSU 0 2.2 3.7 .8 7
Ornamental Cabbage - 'Rose Bouquet' NCSU 2 2.7 3.9 1.6 7
Ornamental Kale - 'Chidori Red' NCSU 1 2.4 3.7 1.2 7
Ornamental Kale - 'Coral Prince' NCSU 1 2.3 3.7 .9 6
Ornamental Kale - 'Flamingo Plumes' NCSU 1 2.8 3.9 1.9 6
Ornamental Kale - 'Peacock White' NCSU 1 2.7 3.6 1.9 5

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