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Lettuce Lactuca sativa

How to sow lettuce: Direct seed outdoors, thin to 20cm when seedlings are 3cm tall

Sun requirement for lettuce: Plant in Partial Sun

Lettuce has been planted 123 times by Growstuff members.

Lettuce is a cool weather crop and high temperatures will impede germination and/or cause the plant to bolt (go to seed quickly). Some hybrid cultivars have been bred to be more heat-resistant.

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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

Height

20cm

Spread

15cm

Row Spacing

40cm

Companions

elephant garlic bell pepper
snail

Photos

Lettuce crops

Lettuce plantings

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IMG_20190309_115906
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lettucewindow
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Lettuce harvests

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Fluffy
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Sunniness

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Varieties

Crop Map

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What people are saying about lettuces

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