Seed Swaps

Bibb Lettuce

Planted among the strawberry plants. In the diagram, it’s the 3rd row from the right.

This planting has been archived (Other).

Sown from my Bibb Lettuce Seeds.

Quantity: 1

Plant Butterhead lettuce Lactuca sativa var. capitata 1371
Variety Bibb 249


Care Instructions

Try for a seed spacing of at approx. 9.75 inches (25.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.31 inches (0.8 cm) if planning to sow direct.

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

Your garden has full sun light - Butterhead lettuce 'Bibb' should be planted in a location that enjoys partial sun.

Your garden has full sun which is ideal for Butterhead lettuce 'Bibb'.

Remember to water often.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (6) is within the ideal range for Butterhead lettuce 'Bibb'. The recommended range is between Zone 4 and 9.

Butterhead lettuce 'Bibb' ideally needs a soil ph of 5.8 to 6.8 (acidic soil), so check your soil acidity regularily.

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

Harvest Tally

1.0 bunch + 4.0 item

Linked Plantings & Stash Items

Name Garden Gardener Location Planted Archived



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