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When is the best time to plant Lettuce?

Lactuca sativa

Lettuce is a tender plant, so please ensure you wait until all danger of frost has past in your area before planting out.

You should look to sow Lettuce 53 days before your last frost date.

When to plant Lettuce in the northern hemisphere*

The most popular months to sow Lettuce are Mar, Apr and May.

The most popular months to plant out Lettuce outside are Apr, May and Mar.

  • Jan
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  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

* This planting schedule has been generated directly from our members observations whilst growing Lettuce. Help us make this more accurate by logging your observations too!

When to plant Lettuce in the southern hemisphere*

The most popular months to sow Lettuce are Aug, Sep and Oct.

The most popular months to plant out Lettuce are Oct, Sep and Nov.

  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec
  • Jan
  • Feb
  • Mar
  • Apr
  • May
  • Jun
  • Jul
  • Aug
  • Sep
  • Oct
  • Nov
  • Dec

* This planting schedule has been generated directly from our members observations whilst growing Lettuce. Help us make this more accurate by logging your observations too!