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Lettuce 'Gotte jaune d'or'

Lactuca sativa

Gotte jaune d'or is a variety of Lettuce which is a member of the Lettuce family. Its botanical name is Lactuca sativa 'Gotte jaune d'or'. Gotte jaune d'or is generally thought of as a heirloom variety.

This 19th century heirloom is also called Golden Tennis Ball. It produces very small, light green, loose heads that are very tender and produce very early. Makes a great spring variety that is sure to delight your taste buds.

A type of Vegetable, it mainly grows as an Annual plant - which means it typically only grows best for a single growing season. Gotte jaune d'or normally reaches to a mature height of 7.8 inches (20.0 cm).

Gotte jaune d'or 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 'Gotte jaune d'or'

  • Partial Sun

  • High

Gotte jaune d'or likes a position of partial sun and remember to water often. Gotte jaune d'or is generally regarded as a tender plant, so remember to wait until your soil is warm and the night time temperature is well above freezing before moving outside. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Gotte jaune d'or are Zone 4 and Zone 9. Gotte jaune d'or needs a loamy soil with a ph of 5.8 to 6.8 (weakly acidic soil).

Growing Gotte jaune d'or from seed

Sow 0.49 inches (1.25 cm) deep with a guideline distance of 5.85 inches (15.0 cm). For optimal germination, soil temperature should be a minimum of 5°C / 41°F.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing Gotte jaune d'or about 53 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting Gotte jaune d'or

Gotte jaune d'or is tender, so ensure you wait until all danger of frost has passed in your area before considering planting outside.

Harvesting Gotte jaune d'or

Lettuce 'Gotte jaune d'or' information

How long does Gotte jaune d'or take to grow?

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Other Names for Lettuce 'Gotte jaune d'or'

Tennis ball


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