Iceberg Lettuce (Lactuca sativa) is the most widely grown lettuce with tightly packed, crisp and very crunchy hearts, sweet and refreshing leaves, perfect for a retro summer salad, hamburgers, and lettuce cups.
How To Grow:
Sow seed 3mm deep into well prepared soil.
Water regularly and apply liquid fertiliser every two weeks to promote quick growth.
Seedlings emerge 7-10 days.
Prefers cooler growing conditions as heat can cause the plant to bolt.
When To Plant: Spring, and Autumn. Sow indoors from mid Winter or directly in the garden after danger of frost has passed, and again after Summer heat has eased.
Harvest: 10-12 weeks
Quantity: 750 seeds