Brassica oleracea is showing up everywhere in the neighborhood, as a survey by your correspondent today indicates. With its mix of white and colors and variety of leaf shapes (see photo, taken in the courtyard of Grace Church) it’s an eye-catching addition to gardens and window boxes. More photos after the jump.
Henry Street, between Joralemon and Remsen.
In front of City Chemist, Montague Street at Henry.
Henry Street, between Joralemon and State.
Joralemon Street, opposite Willow Place.
Remsen Street, near Clinton. The photo above was taken on January 9 of this year.
Same location, January 22.
Same location, February 29. Like the Brooklyn Bridge cactus, these are hardy plants.