Little Gem Lettuce (Lactuca sativa)
In England, this delectable heirloom is known as a gourmet lettuce, served on special occasions. Each head is a perfect serving size. Firm texture with bright, mild flavor. Prefers cooler temps, plant for spring and fall harvest.
- 250 seeds minimum
- Germination: 7-14 days
- Maturity: 50-60 days
- Direct sow 1/8-1/4" deep in full sun/partial shade as soon as soil can be worked.
- Plant seeds 1" apart; rows 12" apart; thin seeds to 8-10" apart.