Organic Lettuce, Tango
(1/4 lb)

Has Deeply Cut Leaves and Frilly Edges

Brand: Peaceful Valley    Item Number: SNV5287

$16.99/1/4 Lb

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

$16.99/1/4 Lb

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

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Description

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Lettuce - Tango - Lactuca sativa

Hardy Annual Heirloom. The attractive plants of this leaf lettuce form tight, erect rosettes with deeply cut leaves and frilly edges giving it the appearance of endive. It's tangy and tender. Tango is a darker green than most varieties and is vitamin rich. This plant bolts in hot weather.

Did You Know? Lettuce is a good source of vitamin A.

Soil & Water: Lettuce likes full sun except in hot summer climates where it prefers some shade, especially in the afternoon. Add plenty of compost to the soil to encourage rapid growth. Water evenly and moderately to prevent bitterness.

Planting & Growing: Start seeds indoors 4 weeks before transplanting outside, or sow seed directly as soon as soil can be worked. Make successive plantings every 10-14 days for a continuous harvest. In mild climates, lettuce can be planted and grown from spring through fall.

Harvesting & Storage: You can begin harvesting outer leaves as soon as they are large enough and continue until a central stalk begins to form, which signals the end of the harvest period. You can also harvest the entire plant when it's mature but still crisp.

Soil Temperature: 40-65°F
Planting Depth: 1/4"-1/2"
Germination: 7-14 Days
Height At Maturity: 6"-10"
Days To Maturity: 40-52 Days
Sun/Shade: Full Sun
Spacing After Thinning: 4"
Approx Seeds per Pack: 131,552 Seeds

Peaceful Valley Farm & Garden Supply brand seeds are guaranteed to germinate. Once the seeds have sprouted, please understand that Peaceful Valley cannot be held responsible for the many uncontrollable growing and climatic conditions that must be met to ensure the success of your crop(s). Peaceful Valley brand vegetable seeds are all non-GMO and Certified Organic.
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Features

  • Heirloom
  • Open-Pollinated
  • Succession Planting

Characteristics

Seed Unit Sizes 1/4 lb Organic Status Certified Organic Product
Life Cycle Hardy Annual Planting Time Spring, Fall
Approximate Harvest Time Late Spring, Early Summer, Late Fall, Early Winter Ideal Soil Temperature 40-65°F
Days to Maturity 40 - 50 Days Sun Requirements Full Sun
Growth Habit Herbaceous Starting Location Direct Sow, Start Indoors & Transplant
Soil pH 6.1 - 7.0
Seed Unit Sizes 1/4 lb
Organic Status Certified Organic Product
Life Cycle Hardy Annual
Planting Time Spring, Fall
Approximate Harvest Time Late Spring, Early Summer, Late Fall, Early Winter
Ideal Soil Temperature 40-65°F
Days to Maturity 40 - 50 Days
Sun Requirements Full Sun
Growth Habit Herbaceous
Starting Location Direct Sow, Start Indoors & Transplant
Soil pH 6.1 - 7.0

Planting & Care

Soil & Water: Lettuce likes full sun except in hot summer climates where it prefers some shade, especially in the afternoon. Add plenty of compost to the soil to encourage rapid growth. Water evenly and moderately to prevent bitterness.

Planting & Growing: Start seeds indoors 4 weeks before transplanting outside, or sow seed directly as soon as soil can be worked. Make successive plantings every 10-14 days for a continuous harvest. In mild climates, lettuce can be planted and grown from spring through fall.

Harvesting & Storage: You can begin harvesting outer leaves as soon as they are large enough and continue until a central stalk begins to form, which signals the end of the harvest period. You can also harvest the entire plant when it's mature but still crisp.

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Shipping Information

Shipping Weight: 0.30 lbs. Dimensions: 4"L x 3"W x 0.75"H

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