• Red and Green Salad Bowl Heirloom Lettuce  
    45 Days
    Heirloom 

    Leaves, of lovely red and light green are deeply lobed, tender and sweet. Slow to bolt. Non heading Leaf variety.  Pick at baby-leaf stage for a sweet gourmet flavor or grow to full-size.  Great for salads or sandwiches. Ruffled edges and unique leaf shapes provide interesting texture, good shelf life, and fancy appearance. Perfect for raised bed gardening. Market gardeners love as well! Great for warm and cold climates and wont get bitter. All-America Selections winner for 1952. 

    Plant in succession for a longer harvest!

    Plant about 60 seeds per foot 
    About 1000 will sow 16 feet

    Fun Facts: 

    There are four lettuce type classifications: crisphead, romaine, loose and butterhead
    Several harvests can be obtained from one plant until the central stem forms
    Loose-leaf lettuces provide vitamins A and C, folate, and iron


    USES:
    They can be used fresh in salads 
     Sowing instructions:
    Sow seed directly in late spring after weather has warmed and soil is workable.
     
    Plant Care: For the biggest yields grow plants in raised composted beds. Water regularly.

    Red & Green Salad Bowl Lettuce seeds Mix Heirloom Top Quality Home & Market

    $4.89Price