GB CULTURAL INFO: C,W/Matures 6-13/Harvest 1-3/Yield 135-540/Spacing: leaf 8-9"; heading 12"
DAYS TO MATURITY: 50-65
SEEDS PER PACKET: 300
SOURCE CODE: C,N,GB
APPROX GERM DAYS: 2-15
PLANTING DEPTH: 1/4"
WHEN TO PLANT: Spring, Summer
PACKET LABEL INSTRUCTIONS: Start in flats or direct seed. Cold frames extend season. Fertile, composted soil that is loose, not too acid, well-drained, and in good tilth with adequate nitrogen and moisture promotes fast growth for best flavor. In hot climates use shade cloth mid day to keep plants cool. Bred for intense heat - slow bolting. Good for late spring planting & Southern gardens. Plant every 3 weeks for continuous harvest.
BOTANICAL NAME: Lactuca sativa
DESCRIPTION: A mix of heading and leaf types that show tolerance to heat and are least likely to bolt when the days get long and hot.
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