60 days. Lucullus was named after the Roman general Lucius Lucullus who threw lavish parties in his garden which was located where the Italian Borghese gardens are today. It was released in 1914. It has crinkly, green leaves with white ribs. It is tender and delicious. More tolerant to heat and cold than most, it can be overwintered in the garden and will produce a large spring crop as well.
Minimum of 500 seeds per packet.
Planting Depth: 1/4 inch
Plant Spacing: 3 feet
Row Spacing: 3-4 feet
Direct seed when soil temperatures reach 50‐75°F, April through mid‐July. Starting indoors is not recommended.