Lettuce – Flashy Butter Oak (Organic)

£2.00

A very pretty and vigorous oakleaf lettuce with dark red splashes all over pale green leaves. This lettuce was bred by Wild Garden Seed in Oregon, USA. It is an open-pollinated variety that was introduced in 2005. It is very versatile, can be picked as baby green, baby head, at full maturity or one leaf at the time. The texture is crispy and smooth, with a delicate and sweet flavour.
(Approximate seed count – 193)

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When to sow: Feb – September

Spacing: 30 x 20cm

Lettuce tips: Shallow sow in drills 30cm apart, or sow in modules and transplant to final position.
Summer crop: sow from March outdoors, or early Feb indoors, protect from frost.
For an autumn/winter crop sow in early August.
For late winter/early spring crop sow in September/October.
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