SECTION: Vegetable Seeds, Lettuce, Mixes,
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.
when using 8-9" spacing in the bed.
(Select Cultural Info/Seed Codes in red top bar for more details about codes below)
EA CULTURE: C,W/Matures 6-13/Harvest 1-3/Yield 135-540/Spacing 8-9"
DAYS TO MAT: 50-65
SEEDS PER PACKET: 300
SOURCE CODE: C,N,GB
APPROX GERM DAYS: 2-15
PLANTING DEPTH: 1/4"
WHEN TO PLANT: Cool weather-early spring, late summer, mild winter
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.
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Allotment Gardening in North Essex-www.allotmentgardeninginnorthessex.com