Neglected landraces of collard (Brassica oleracea L. var. viridis) from the Carolinas (USA)

  title={Neglected landraces of collard (Brassica oleracea L. var. viridis) from the Carolinas (USA)},
  author={Mark W. Farnham and Edward H. Davis and John T. Morgan and Jeff P. Smith},
  journal={Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution},
A common garden crop grown in the coastal plain region of North and South Carolina (United States) is the non-heading, leafy green type of Brassica oleracea L. known as collard (B. oleracea L. subsp. oleracea convar. acephala (DC.) Alef. var. viridis L.). Predominantly a fall and winter vegetable in this region, collard is often the only green planting to be found in the yard or garden of a rural home during these cool seasons. Historically, the traditional collard patch and even commercial… Expand

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