Growing Calendar for Lettuce Seeds - Winter Density
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Lettuce Winter Density has solid dark hearts rather like a large Little Gem with a very sweet flavour. Very winter hardy but also slow to bolt and tolerant of heat.
A firm favourite for many years, this variety is winter hardy and slow to bolt. Versatile and delicious, Winter Density is even good grown as a summer cropper.
Solid dark hearts, with sweet flavour
Sow Indoors: March-May thinly ½in (1cm) deep in clean trays or modules of firm pre watered compost. Keep soil moist at all times.
Sow Outdoors: April-September thinly ½in (1cm) deep in direct harvest location. Keep soil moist at all times.
Thin Out: 12in (30cm) apart.use thinnings as baby leaf
Plant Out: May-June into the required harvest position 12in (30cm) apart with 12in (30cm) between each row when plants have 3-4 true leaves.
Harvest: January-December when centres feel firm.
Standard Seeds E.C Rules and Regulations.
a good strong seed grows very quick
One of the best lettuce varieties I have ever encountered and apparently not so often sold.
Great quality and extra in the packet
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