Belonging to the Lettuce genus (Lactuca sativa 'Danyelle'), Danyelle 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. Danyelle 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, Danyelle Lettuce is great for beginner gardeners and those that like low maintainance gardens.
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How to grow Danyelle
Danyelle likes a position of partial sun and remember to water often. Keep in mind when planting that Danyelle 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 Danyelle are Zone 4 and Zone 9. Planting Danyelle 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 Danyelle 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 Danyelle about 53 days before your last frost date.
As Danyelle is tender, ensure temperatures are mild enough to plant out - wait until after your last frost date to be on the safe side.