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Cavalo nero - Lacinato Kale

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kevine Feb 16, 2008 03:18 PM

Can anyone here provide me with a definitive answer?

What, if any, is the difference between these plants? I've looked online and almost all sources indicate that Cavalo Nero and Lacinato Kale are the same thing - what the Tuscans call 'black cabbage'. But I've heard others say that they most certainly are not the same thing.

I'd like to grow Cavalo but can only find seeds for Lancinato Kale.

TIA

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  1. monavano RE: kevine Feb 16, 2008 04:06 PM

    Cavalo nero=black kale=tuscan kale=lacinato kale=dinosaur kale. Same, same, same ;-)

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