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Lettuce 'Oakleaf Red'

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LACTUCA SATIVA

PACKET CONTAINS 200 SEEDS

Red Oak leaf lettuce have elongated, lobed and loosely serrated leaves similar to those of oak leaves. The vibrant burgundy stained leaves form a semi-tight rosette, growing upward and outward. Red Oak Leaf lettuce has a buttery texture and an incredibly mellow, nutty and sweet flavour. Some heat resistance.

  • Sow in intervals of 2 weeks
  • Baby leaves in 28 days
  • Maturity in 60 days
  • Good regrowth for multiple cuttings.

Companion planting: Carrot, cucumber, onion, radish, strawberries, beetroot, marigolds

Method

Sow direct or Raising seeding. After frost have finished

Sowing Depth 6mm
When to sow in Australia

Tropical: Spring, Autumn and Winter

Sub -tropical: Spring, Autumn and Winter

Temperate: Spring and Autumn

Cool climate: Spring and Autumn

Germination  7-14 days at 8 - 23°C
Plant Spacing 20cm
Height 15cm
Position Full sun to part sun