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Plant Lettuce Lactuca sativa 7238


Care Instructions

Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 7.92 inches (20.3 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.49 inches (1.25 cm) if planning to sow direct.

Ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant - Lettuce 'Black seeded simpson' is known for growing to a height of approximately 20.0 cm (that's 7.8 inches in imperial).

Lettuce 'Black seeded simpson' tends to enjoys a full sun position, which is ideal for your garden's sun profile.

Your garden contains combination soil - try planting Lettuce 'Black seeded simpson' in loam soil for best results.

Remember to water often.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (6b) is within the ideal range for Lettuce 'Black seeded simpson'. The recommended range is between Zone 4 and 9.

Ensure your soil has a ph of between 6.2 and 6.8 as Lettuce 'Black seeded simpson' is a acidic soil loving plant.

More information about Lettuce is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Lettuce Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

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Name Garden Gardener Location Planted Archived


  • 20 Mar 2010

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