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Lettuce 'Salad Bowl'

Keep picking and it keeps producing tender, new apple-green leaves. Sow your oak leaf lettuce almost all year round by serial sowing.
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750 seeds

5 seedlings

5 seedlings (200724-5)

Delivery:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sow Under Cover
Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Edible Crop
Position
Kitchen Garden
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Height
30cm (12in)
Group/Species
sativa
Common name
Lettuce
Moisture
Moist but Well-drained
Size
750 seeds
Aspect
Part Shade
Spread
30cm (12in)
Cultivation
Direct sow in small batches every 4-6 weeks, March-early September. Can also sow in modules under cover February-September, but avoid the hottest weeks. In warm weather, water the drill before sowing and sow in the evening.

Description

The best ever, number one cut-and-come-again lettuce. Keep picking and it keeps producing tender new apple-green leaves. For serial sowing almost all year.

Please note, illustrated packets are being introduced gradually over the coming months, availability may vary.

Care Tips

Lettuces need plenty of water, but not too much sun. Hot weather increases the likelihood of them going to seed.