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Lettuce 'De pierre benite crisphead'

Lactuca sativa

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De pierre benite crisphead is part of the Lettuce genus and is a Lettuce variety. Its scientific name is Lactuca sativa 'De pierre benite crisphead'. De pierre benite crisphead is generally thought of as a open-polliated variety.

Commercial European variety, curled leaves.

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. De pierre benite crisphead normally reaches to a mature height of 9.75 inches (25.0 cm).

De pierre benite crisphead Lettuce is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

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

How to grow De pierre benite crisphead

  • Partial Sun

  • High

Try to plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water often. Keep in mind when planting that De pierre benite crisphead 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 De pierre benite crisphead are Zone 4 and Zone 9. De pierre benite crisphead needs a loamy soil with a ph of 5.8 to 6.8 (weakly acidic soil).

Growing De pierre benite crisphead from seed

Try to aim for a seed spacing of at least 7.8 inches (20.0 cm) and sow at a depth of around 0.27 inches (0.7 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 5°C / 41°F to ensure good germination.

Transplanting De pierre benite crisphead

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

Harvesting De pierre benite crisphead