Old Timey 133013

Planting is relatively uniform. One plant is a slightly lighter shade of green. Another plant has slightly more leaf blistering. Leaves are green to dark green with an elliptic shape and wavy margin. Leaves have no lobing. Semiprostrate plants do not form heads. Plants measure 12-18 inches tall and 20-32 inches wide. Average taste qualities.

History: Acquired by Seed Savers Exchange in 2016 from the USDA collection (G 32759). This variety was collected on behalf of the USDA by Dr. John Morgan (professor of geography at Emory & Henry College) in 2006 from Lizzie Worley of Whiteville, North Carolina. Lizzie was 85 years old at the time and had saved seeds of this cabbage collard all her married life. The tradition was passed down to her by her grandmother Dinah Watts, and her great-grandparents Dan and Hattie Watts.

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