Half hardy Annual
Description – Quick growing, nutritious salad leaves in under 30 days from sowing during summer months. Crunchy Lettuce Leaves Blend add tastes and textures to your mixed salads, sandwiches and garnishes. Sow seeds regularly all the year round for a constant supply of ‘salad leaves’. Ideal in containers on the patio. Good source of provitamin A, vitamins C and K, and folate. Crunchy Lettuce Leaves Blend contains: Lettuce Red Cos, Lettuce Green Cos, Lettuce Catalogna & Endive Romanesco.
Sowing – Sow seeds March to September outdoors. Sow seeds October to February under glass or all the year round on the windowsill. Sow seeds thinly, 12mm (½in) deep in drills 23cm (9in) apart.
Growing – Thin seedlings if necessary, when large enough to handle, to 1cm (4in) apart.
Aftercare – Keep ground weed-free and water well during dry periods. Harvest a few leaves from each plant.
Harvest – All year