Belonging to the Lettuce genus (Lactuca sativa 'Carmona'), Carmona is a variety of Lettuce. Carmona is generally thought of as a heirloom open-polliated variety.
Highly disease resistant, early, red-tipped butterhead. Easy to grow, even in humid or wet conditions.
6-inch-tall by 10-inch-wide plants produce heads with read-tinged leaves. Tolerates bottom rot, tipburn and virus.
Tasty, tender, productive.
Days To Maturity: 50-55 1
Canada is believed to be where Carmona originates from.
Due to how easy it is to grow in a variety of conditions, Carmona Lettuce is great for beginner gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.
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How to grow Lettuce 'Carmona'
Growing Carmona from seed
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Red-tipped butterhead (bibb/boston) lettuce, OP heirloom.
Originally from Canada, this heirloom variety was on the verge of extinction until rescued by Joelene of GTF (Gathering Together Farm, in Oregon.)
Joelene grew it out, then donated seed to Wild Garden Seeds. Wild Garden then donated seed to Seeds of Change.
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