Growing Calendar for Salad Leaves - Baby Leaf Seed Mix
Delivery: 5-7 Working Days
We think you'll enjoy our blend of cut and come again lettuces, which will provide you with plenty of salads throughout summer and into autumn.
Easy to grow and gives worthwhile pickings just a few weeks after sowing.
Mix contains Lettuce Lollo Bionda, Lollo Rosa, Red Salad Bowl, Green Salad Bowl and Lettuce Black Seeded Simpson.
A quick growing blend providing colourful mixed leaves.
Height: Use as ''Baby Leaf'' when individual leaves are large enough to cut.
Sow Indoors: February - May direct in rows in the greenhouse soil or planter bag. Keep greenhouse 15oC (60oF).
Sow Outdoors: March-September thinly in rows, direct in harvest position ½in (1cm) deep, with 6in (15cm) between rows. Keep soil moist at all times.
Grow On: Thin out plants 1-2 in (2-5cm)
Harvest: May-November as soon leaves are big enough to cut.
Use thinnings as baby leaf. Use fleece to protect early or llate crop sfrom frost or cold wind.
Standard Seeds E.C Rules and Regulations
Sowed Tuesday, shoots appeared Sunday.
Planted in polytunnel, already through.
Lots of lovely fresh leaves to pick
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We despatch our fresh, nursery-grown live plants (including vegetables, trees and flowers) when they are at a stage of growth ready for you, the customer, to plant on at home.
The delivery period shown on your order confirmation indicates when you can expect to receive your order and we will endeavour to despatch your plants in this period within 7-14 days