Leaves for days with this jumbo lettuce collection! Share your bounty with friends and neighbours as you grow every kind of leafy lettuce you could wish for, from crunchy cos and iceberg to soft butterhead, red oakleaf and ruby, salad mix and more. 12 individual packs to sow year round.
DESCRIPTION: 12 individual packs of lettuce : Salad Bow Mix, Butterhead, Iceberg, Ruby, Red Cos, Green Cos, Red Oakleaf, Green Oakleaf, Grand Rapids, Lollo Rosso, Mignonette, Buttercrunch. PLANTING: Sow seeds late winter through to autumn. Sow in a full sun location into seed raising mix or direct & thin to 2-3 plants at approx 5cm in height. USE IN: Harvest fresh leaves as required taking care to use the oldest leaves first. Avoid picking the leaves in the heat of the day as they can tend to wilt, early morning is best. CARE: Lettuce needs planty of water, low moisture will yield bitter leaves. Water regularly and you'll be rewarded with loads of lush leaves. Mulch plants to retain moisture in the soil and apply liquid fertiliser every 2-3 weeks for best results.