LETTUCE-WINTER MARVEL - organic seeds
Lactuca sativa L.A very hardy and reliable attractive French heirloom variety ( Merville de Quatre Saison) known to grow well in a wide range of conditions with a crisp texture and fine flavor. A semi hearting lettuce having dark green leaves with a cranberry red tinge amplified in cooler weather. Will keep well into winter and suitable for late sowings.
Days To Maturity: 45
Planting Depth: 1/8 inch
Spacing, Row: 12-18 inches
Spacing, Plant: 8-12 inches
Light: Sunny Location
Can be direct seeded, 3 seeds every 8 inches in rows 12-18 inches apart, as early as the soil can be worked or grown indoors 3-4 weeks before transplanting outdoors.
Seeds germinate from around 50 degree F, rates will be poor above 70F.
Cover seed lightly with about 1/8 inch of fine soil, and firm soil gently.
Thin young seedlings to one plant per spot.
Sow every 3-4 weeks for a continuous supply of fresh lettuce.
Packet 80 seeds