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Romaine Or Cos (Heirloom Variety)

  • Brand: General
  • Product Code: 177
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $2.99

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Pkt (≈ 1000 seeds)
25g (≈ 19000 seeds)

This unique form of lettuce produces cylindrical, upright heads. The long, cupped leaves are medium green, thick and crisp, and have a sweet mild flavor. This variety is highly prized and considered a gourmet delight. For best flavor and development, time crops to mature during cool weather.

  • Seed Depth: 1/4" (6mm)
  • Seed Spacing: 1/2" (12mm)
  • Row Spacing: 12" (30cm)
  • Days to Sprout: 7-14
  • Plant Spacing: 4-6" (10-15cm)
  • Days to Maturity: 70

Plant: Direct seed as soon as soil can be worked in spring. Repeat at 2 week intervals until late spring. Sow again in late summer and fall.

Care: Water regularly and fertilize when 3" (7.5cm) tall. Provide light shade for late spring and summer sowings.

Harvest: Pick leaves anytime as needed, but before they yellow or reach size of your hand; or cut entire plant.

Your Health: Rich in fiber and potassium, with moderate amount of vitamin A.