Lettuce 'Little Gem' (Cos) (Seeds)

Lactuca sativa

Half-hardy Annual

What is Half-Hardy Annual?


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One of the most popular ‘cos’ lettuce varieties

A neat and compact, easy to grow variety

Sweet, crispy heart and tasty outer leaves

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One of the most popular ‘cos’ lettuce varieties with a sweet, crispy heart and tasty outer leaves. A neat and compact, easy-to-grow variety ideal for gardens and patio containers. Height and spread: 20cm (8").

Height Up to 20cm (8in)
Spread Up to 20cm (8in)

Half-hardy Annual

sun or semi shade

Sowing Months Harvest Months

1 packet (900 lettuce seeds) (TKA54071)

  • Sow outdoors March to July. Prepare seed bed by raking to a fine tilth, sow thinly, 1cm (1/2in) deep, in drills 30cm (12in) apart. Water the ground regularly, especially during dry periods. Alternatively sow into containers of multi-purpose compost.
  • Thin-out seedlings when they are large enough to handle, to 23cm (9in) apart.
  • Harvest as and when required.

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