Lettuce- Mignonette Brown

Lactuca sativa Open Pollinated

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  • Butterhead type
  • Heirloom from 1890's
  • Good variety for warm and humid climates

Standard seed packet, 200 seeds

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'Lettuce- Mignonette Brown' seeds

Lactuca sativa

  • Butterhead type
  • Heirloom from 1890's
  • Good variety for warm and humid climates

Butterhead type with red/bronze tinged slightly savoyed green leaves. Heirloom first introduced in 1898. Excellent variety for warm and humid climates. Sweet flavour. Slow bolting.

Seeds per gram: 900
Product code: F3-07

Best Months to Sow
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Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 3mm
Season Spring, summer and autumn
Germination 7-14 days @ 8-23°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Hardy Annual
Row Spacing 50cm
Plant Spacing 30cm
Position Part or full sun, moist well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 65 days

*Notes: To reduce the risk of disease; do not overhead water. Protect from slugs and snails. Keep well watered.

How To Grow



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Ratings & Reviews

Great summer lettuce

Tolerates heat well, leaves are paler if planted in shadier areas, grew all summer!
Sharon H 19 February 2018

Good for Melbourne

Sweet and does not require too much water
Sara C 15 October 2017