Lettuce Sunset

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A vivid large red crinkle leafed lettuce reaching 12 inches across and 7 inches tall. Along with its eye catching colour, its main attraction is its ability to hold fully mature in the garden for an amazing length of time reducing the need for succession sowing.

  • Seed Count: 2000

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Lettuce Sunset

Lettuce Sunset. A vivid large red crinkle leafed lettuce reaching 12 inches across and 7 inches tall. Along with its eye catching colour, its main attraction is its ability to hold fully mature in the garden for an amazing length of time reducing the need for succession sowing.

Cultivation Advice Lettuce Sunset

Days To Germination: 7-10.

Days To Harvest: 55 days.

Planting Depth: 1/8 inch.

Spacing, Row: 12-18 inches.

Spacing, Plant: 8-12 inches.

Light: Sunny Location.

  • Lettuce is hardy and can be planted as soon as the soil can be worked.
  • You can seed direct, 3 seeds every 8 inches in rows 8-12 inches apart,
  • as early as the soil can be worked or grown indoors 3-4 weeks before transplanting outdoors.
  • Cover seed lightly with about 1/8 inch of fine soil, and firm soil gently.
  • Thin young seedlings to one plant per spot.
  • Pick frequently for constant supply of salad leaves.
  • Seeds germinate even at low 40-degree F soil temperature,
  • but poorly above 75-85-degree F.
  • In dry weather, keep soil moist.