21 - 68 days. Awaken your senses with a healthful and
flavorful salad picked fresh from your own
garden. This selection of heirloom and
improved varieties of lettuce in rich shades
of red, burgundy, magenta and cranberry
with green, blends a variety of textures and
tastes to satisfy any chef’s craving for
beauty and quality. Easy to grow in garden
beds and containers. The rich colors and
textures make Valentine mesclun an
attractive border for a flower garden.
Contains equal parts: Marvel of Four Seasons, Lolla Rossa, Redina, Red Oak Leaf, Red Salad Bowl, Rouge d’Hiver, Ruben’s Red.
This packet sows nine 10-foot rows.
Days to Emerge:
When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 2 to 6 weeks before average last frost, and successive sowings thereafter every 3 weeks until 2 weeks before the first fall frost. USDA zone 8 or warmer, sow in fall for winter harvest.
When to start inside: Any time for fresh mesclun year-round! Grow on a sunny windowsill or under grow lights. (Sun produces best color.)
Special sowing instructions: For growing full-sized plants, see inside of packet.
Artist: Carolyn Crawford