Lettuce - Black Seeded Simpson
This fine loose heading variety has very light green, frilled and crumpled leaves with a fringed edges. Forms a compact bunch of crisp brittle leaves of excellent flavor in a remarkably short span of time.
As heads develop, cut every other one to allow other to develop. For continuous supply, plant every few weeks throughout the season.
Planting time - Early spring
Matures in - 45 days
Germinates in - 7 to 10 days
Sowing depth - 1/4 inch
Row spacing - 15 inches
Seed spacing - 1 inch
Thinning - when plants are 3-4 inches tall, thin to 6-8 inches apart
Net weight 500 MG (Estimated 360 seeds)
Bulk Lettuce seed available.
20000 Seeds/oz. Plant 1/4oz per 100ft row.
1lb of Lettuce seed needed per acre. 4oz needed per acre if using transplants.
Average Lettuce yield per acre -833 Crates
On average, 1oz of seed can produce 1500 Lettuce plants.