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. More
750 seeds 080111 £1.95 In stock
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The best-ever, number one cut-and-come-again lettuce. Keep picking and it keeps producing tender new apple-green leaves.

Genus Lactuca sativa
Variety Salad Bowl
Type Hardy Annual
Common Name Lettuce
Soil Type Neutral
Site Full Sun, Part Shade
Moisture Moist but Well-drained
Spacing 20-25cm (8-10in)
Sowing, Seeds, Planting Direct sow in small batches every 2-3 weeks from February to early September in lines, or blocks, straight into the ground. Water the drill before sowing to decrease temperatures and sow in the evening. You can speed the germination process up by sowing into a length of guttering under cover and transplanting outside.
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 6-8 weeks from sowing, producing leaves for about 3 months. Successional sowing should provide leaves nearly all year.
Cooking Notes This can be cooked, stuffed or eaten raw.
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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Lettuce 'Salad Bowl' reviews

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Reviewed 2nd September 2018 by Mrs Lester

Shared seedling plants with my family all of us have had a good result considering the weather this year. I will be ordering again for next year.