Lettuce 'Jabeque'

A lovely mini Cos lettuce which has now outdone 'Little Gem' in our trials for sweetness of taste and crunch and slowness to bolt and so replaced it. More
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A lovely mini Cos lettuce which has now outdone 'Little Gem' in our trials for sweetness of taste and crunch and slowness to bolt and so replaced it.

Genus Lactuca sativa
Variety Jabeque
Type Hardy Annual
Common Name Cos Lettuce, Romaine Lettuce
Soil Type Neutral
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Spacing 20cm (8in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting March - August
Care Tips The plants need plenty of water, but not too much sun. Hot weather inhibits germination.
Storing This keeps well in the fridge.
Harvesting May-October, 6 weeks from sowing for salad leaves, 10 weeks to hearting. The leaves will produce for 2-3 months.
Cooking Notes This makes a fantastic salad base.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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