Lettuce 'Tennis Ball'
'Tennis Ball' is a Lettuce variety in the Lettuce genus with a scientific name of Lactuca sativa. Tennis Ball is generally thought of as a heirloom variety.
Heirloom, introduced in the 1850’s. Produces a 7" loose head. Good for growing in pots and balconies.This variety is an Vegetable that typically grows as an Annual, which is defined as a plant that matures and completes its lifecycle over the course of a single year. Tennis Ball normally reaches to a mature height of 7.8 inches (20.0 cm).
Tennis Ball Lettuce is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
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How to grow Lettuce 'Tennis Ball'
Growing Tennis Ball from seed
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Tennis Ball about 53 days before your last frost date.
Transplanting Tennis Ball
Harvesting Tennis Ball
Lettuce 'Tennis Ball' information
How long does Tennis Ball take to grow?
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