Belonging to the Lettuce genus (Lactuca sativa 'Nevada'), Nevada is a variety of Lettuce. A type of Vegetable, it mainly grows as an Annual plant - which means it typically only grows best for a single growing season. Nevada normally reaches to a mature height of 7.8 inches (20.0 cm).
Due to how easy it is to grow in a variety of conditions, Nevada Lettuce is great for beginner gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.
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How to grow Nevada
Nevada likes a position of partial sun and remember to water often. Keep in mind when planting that Nevada 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 Nevada are Zone 4 and Zone 9. Planting Nevada in loamy soil with a ph of between 5.8 and 6.8 is ideal for as it does best in weakly acidic soil.
Growing Nevada from seed
Sow 0.49 inches
(1.25 cm) deep with a guideline distance of 5.85 inches
(15.0 cm). Soil temperature should be kept higher than 5°C / 41°F
to ensure good germination.
By our calculations, you should look at sowing Nevada about 53 days before your last frost date.
As Nevada is tender, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.
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