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Lettuce Lactuca sativa

Lettuce has been planted 122 times by Growstuff members. Lettuce is an annual crop (living and reproducing in a single year or less)


Predictions

Annual

living and reproducing in a single year or less

Median lifespan

106

days

First harvest expected

37

days after planting

Last harvest expected

105

days after planting

Photos

Lettuce plantings

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IMG_20190323_193602_547
by shiny
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IMG_20171221_174007
by shiny
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IMG_20190323_193602_547
by shiny
Lettuce
Lettuce
by Skud
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IMG_20190309_115906
by shiny
Lettuce
Lettuce
by Skud
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IMG_20161015_165655
by shiny
lettucewindow
lettucewindow
by cephLpod

Lettuce harvests

Fluffy
Fluffy
by shiny
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IMG_20170106_180307
by shiny
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IMG_20170124_183109
by shiny
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IMG_20170128_181211
by shiny
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IMG_20170228_182745
by shiny
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IMG_20170319_175317
by shiny
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IMG_20180102_185649
by shiny
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IMG_20180117_172935
by shiny
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Sunniness

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Planted from

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Harvested for

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Crop Map

Only plantings by members who have set their locations are shown on this map.

What people are saying about lettuces

If you notice any bugs or think of new features please let us know on [our github](https://github.com/issues) or comment here. We've got new crop cards on [browsing crops](https://growstuff.org/...

If you notice any bugs or think of new features please let us know on [our github](https://github.com/issues) or comment here. We've got new crop cards on [browsing crops](https://growstuff.org/...

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I originally wanted to do this yesterday but it rained in the morning so that kinda put a damper on things. So I did it all today instead! A bunch of the seeds I wintersowed in the milk jugs and...

photo of crop

How to grow lettuces

Grown for: leaf (20) whole plant (4)

Plant from: seed (62), seedling (30), (10), advanced plant (4)

Plant in: sun (60), semi-shade (36), (24), shade (2)

Scientific names

  • Lactuca sativa

Alternate names

None known.