Lettuce - Red Romaine
Ruby-red outer leaves with bright green veins forms stunning and compact upright heads. Tender hearts are rose blending to green at the base. More heat tolerant and less bitter than many green Romaine lettuces.
Has heads develop, harvest every other baby sized head to allow room for others to develop fully. Sow every few weeks for continuous harvest.
Planting time - sow seed as soon as soil can be worked, or in August as a fall crop.
Matures in - 65 days
Germinates in - 7-14 days
Sowing depth - 1/4 inch
Row spacing - 6-10 inches
Seed spacing - 2 inches
Thinning - 6-8 inches when 4 inches tall
Net weight 500 MG (Estimated 400 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.