days to maturity;50Softly ruffles, emerald-green and burgundy-red lettuces with cripsy-sweet leaves that grow into large rosettes of color and flavor. Perfect for sumptuous salads. Stunning in borders or vegetable gardens. Planting and growing information can be found on the seed packet image. While Renee's Garden seeds are not all certified organic, they do not sell treated or GMO seeds and have signed the "Safe Seed Pledge". This seedline features unique varieties personally selected by Renee Shepherd for use in the kitchen or in bouquets.
- Container Compatible
- Germination in Soils < 45°F
- Succession Planting
|Seed Unit Sizes
|Approximate Harvest Time
||Early Spring, Late Spring, Late Fall
|Ideal Soil Temperature
|Days to Maturity
||50 - 60 Days
||Direct Sow, Start Indoors & Transplant
||6.6 - 7.0
Planting & Care
Soil & Water: Grow in fine soil and keep evenly moist. Fertilize (liquid) every two weeks.
Planting & Growing:Sow in finely worked soil in full sun in early spring or late summer. Sow seed about 1 inch apart and cover evenly with 1/4 inch of fine soil. Firm gently and water with a fine mist. Thin seedlings to about 10 inches apart. Sow additional seeds every two seeks until summer heat arrives. Provide shade and daily water when hot.
May be transplanted into borders or pots for color accents (approximately 3 full heads to an 8 inch pot).
Can be grown in pots or containers (approximately 3 full heads to an 8 inch pot).
Harvesting & Storage:Harvest mature heads when solid and well filled out. Discard heads if they elongate due to heat as they will become bitter.
Shipping Weight: 0.01 lbs.
Dimensions: 4.5"L x 3.125"W x 0.1"H