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SKU Code: V 617-25
Characteristics: Annual leaf vegetable
Seed per packet: Approx 200
Seed per gram: Approx. 800
Fast-growing lettuce suitable for baby leaves or full-size heads. Flavourful crisp hearts and tender and tender leaves with mild-flavour.
Plant close together for a long harvest of baby leaf or give them space and they will form large tall heads of 30 cm.
Slow to bolt and resistant to tip burn.
Prefers moist fertile well-drained soil but grows well in almost any garden soil in a sunny position with adequate water. Grow fast with plenty of water and regular feeds of liquid manure to avoid bitterness.
Tropical: All Year
Temperate: All Year
Sow: 3mm deep.
Sow direct or grow in trays of a good seed raising mix and transplant when large enough to handle.
Germination: 6-10 days.
Plant space: 20cm
Row space: 30cm
Maturity: 7-8 weeks
Feed with a soluble fertiliser every two weeks for stronger plants.
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.