Lettuce Mixed Leaf Mesclun Mix

£0.99

Our favourite for mixed salad producing a delicious and colorful blend of salad greens and herbs for a zesty alternative to everyday-salad and the standard variety for all good restaurants. (“mesclun” means “mixture”) Includes green and red cutting lettuce, Rocket, tatsoi, mizuna, Red Giant Mustard and Red Russian Kale. A great addition to liven up plain lettuce and a feast for the eyes and a gourmet treat.

  • Seed Count: 2500

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Lettuce Mixed Leaf Mesclun Mix

Lettuce Mixed Leaf Mesclun Mix. Our favourite for mixed salad. Producing a delicious and colorful blend of salad greens and herbs. For a zesty alternative to everyday-salad and the standard variety for all good restaurants. (“mesclun” means “mixture”) Includes green and red cutting lettuce, Rocket, tatsoi, mizuna, Red Giant Mustard and Red Russian Kale. A great addition to liven up plain lettuce and a feast for the eyes and a gourmet treat.

Cultivation Advice Lettuce Mixed Leaf Mesclun Mix

Days To Germination: 7-14 days

Optimum Soil Temp. for Germination: 40F to 75F

Days To Harvest: 30-75 days

Planting Depth: 1/8 inch

 Seed: ¼ inch

 Row: 12-18 inches

 Plant: 10-12 inches

Light: Sunny Location

  • Lettuce is hardy and you can plant as soon as the soil can be worked.
  • You can direct seed to a depth of 1/8 inch, and firm soil gently.
  • Or can be started indoors 2 to 3 weeks before last frost.
  • Also can be sown in the autumn for a late harvest.
  • When seedlings are 1 to 2 inches high, thin/transplant to 10 to 12 inches apart.
  • Replant thinned plants.
  • Harvest with scissors 1 inch above soil line when plants are 4 to 6 inches high.
  • Most varieties will grow back.
  • Sow every 2-3 weeks for a continuous supply of fresh lettuce.
  • In dry weather,
  • keep soil moist and during germination.
  • Grows best in cooler weather.