Salad Little Gem Seeds
Info: The salad Little Gem is a small Romana salad originally from the USA. It is very similar to the French variety Sucrine and forms small lettuce hearts. The leaves are crisp green with a sweet taste. Due to its small size, it is ideal as a pot culture. The lettuce leaves can be used to refine breads or salads. You can harvest it already after 30 days. He is fully grown after 65 days.
Sowing & cultivation: The sowing can take place quite early, because the seeds begin to germinate already from a temperature of 5 ° C. A row seed with a distance of 30 x 30 cm is recommended. The sowing depth should be 3-5mm. After germination, the plants should be separated. The soil should be a nutrient-rich, composted substrate. In the hot season must be watered regularly.
|Botanical name||Lactuca sativa|
|Sowing||March to August outdoors|
|Location||sunny to partial shade|
|Harvesting||June to October|