GB CULTUAL INFO: C,W / Matures 6-13 / Harvest 1-3 / Yield 135-540/ Spacing 8-9 /
DAYS TO MATURITY: 55-65
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, Fall, Winter
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: A sweet flavored lettuce. Its heads are large, heavy, compact, very dark-green and about 9-10” high. A Romaine with dense crunchy hearts like an iceberg. Much used for Autumn sowing. Slow to bolt. The most frost hardy lettuce.