Lettuce 'Salad Bowl' (Loose-Leaf) (Seeds)

Lactuca sativa

Half-hardy Annual

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Easy-to-grow and reliable, this loose-leaf variety produces an abundance of curvy leaves, that are tender to eat, and a great base for salads. Perfect for the garden or containers. Height: 15cm (6"). Spread: 25cm (10").

Height Up to 15cm (6in)
Spread Up to 25cm (10in)

Half-hardy Annual

sun or semi shade

Sowing Months Harvest Months

1 packet (750 lettuce seeds) (TKA54073)

  • Sow outdoors May 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 30cm (12in) apart.
  • Harvest as and when required.
  • Lettuce leaves, particularly the outer leaves, are a good source of beta-carotene and vitamin A.

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