GB CULTURAL INFO: C, W / Maturity 6-13 / Harvest 1-3 / Yield leaf 135-540, head 75-300/ Spacing: Leaf 8-9, Head 12 /
DAYS TO MATURITY: 50-66
SEED CODE: O
SEEDS PER PACKET: 300
APPROX GERM DAYS: 7-14
SOIL TEMP FOR GERMINATION: 68 F
PLANTING DEPTH: 1/4"
WHEN TO PLANT: Spring, Summer, Fall
PACKET LABEL INSTRUCTIONS: Start in flats or direct seed. Cold frames can extend the season. Best flavor if growth is fast: ensure soil has adequate nitrogen, aeration and water. In hot climates use shade cloth or interplant to keep plants cool during the heat of the day. Succession-sow every 3 weeks for continuous lettuce supply!
BOTANICAL NAME: Lactuca sativa
DESCRIPTION: AAS winner because of its earliness, color, and high nutritional values. Loose leaf lettuce with bronze-red, ruffled leaves. Heat tolerant & slow to bolt. Takes lots of cold if given protection. Always popular and often requested.