Lettuce Leaf Salad Bowl Blend Organic HEIRLOOM Seeds

Lettuce Leaf Salad Bowl Blend Organic HEIRLOOM Seeds

Lactuca sativa

Item #3023

50 days. Fill your bowl with the mixed colors of Salad Bowl! This blend has it all: delicious, pretty, sweet leaves in a heat-tolerant variety. The greens and reds look beautiful in salads and sandwiches. Harvest young for terrific baby greens. Successive sowings will produce sweet lettuce spring through late fall! An All-America Selections winner.

This packet sows fifteen 10-foot rows.

Days to Emerge:
5-10 days

Seed Depth:
surface to 1/8"

Seed Spacing:
A group of 4 seeds every 6"

Row Spacing:
6"

Thinning:
When 1/2" tall, thin to 1
every 6"


When to sow outside: RECOMMENDED. 2 to 4 weeks before average last frost, and when soil temperatures are 60°–70°F. Successive Sowings: Every 3 weeks until 2 weeks before the first fall frost.

When to start inside: 4 to 6 weeks before average last frost, and in summer when soil temperatures are too warm (above 80°F) to germinate lettuce seed. In summer’s heat, plant in the afternoon shade of other crops.

Harvesting: Individual leaves can be harvested any time as desired. The whole plant can be sheared to 2" above ground level when plant is up to 8" in diameter; more leaves will be produced.

Artist: Donna Clement

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