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Lettuce '119'

Lactuca sativa

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119 is part of the Lettuce genus and is a Lettuce variety. Its scientific name is Lactuca sativa '119'. 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. 119 normally reaches to a mature height of 7.8 inches (20.0 cm).

119 Lettuce is great for inexperienced gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about 119 have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow 119

  • Partial Sun

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Try to plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water often. Keep in mind when planting that 119 is thought of as tender, 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 119 are Zone 4 and Zone 9. 119 requires a loamy soil with a ph of 5.8 - 6.8 - it grows best in weakly acidic soil.

Growing 119 from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 5.85 inches (15.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.49 inches (1.25 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 5°C / 41°F to ensure good germination.

By our calculations, you should look at sowing 119 about 53 days before your last frost date.

Transplanting 119

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as 119 is a tender plant.

Harvesting 119