Heirloom Vegetable and Herb Seeds for the Backyard Gardener

Lettuce - Red and Green Oakleaf Mix


Lettuce – Red and Green Oakleaf Mix

A mix of red and green oakleaf lettuce seeds to give your salad bowl some colour and freshness.

Season – all year; Sow 3mm deep; Plant spacing at 20cm apart; Sow rows at 25-30cm apart; Germination period between 6-10 days; Soil temperatures between 8˚C and 27˚C; Harvest time approx. 8-12 weeks.

Lettuce prefers cooler growing conditions in well-drained, loose soil with consistent water. Needs daily water and shade in warmer weather to prevent a bitter flavour and bolting to seed. Pick a few leaves at a time when needed.   

Seed quantity - 200