Lettuce- Little Gem

Lactuca sativa Open Pollinated

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  • Compact variety
  • Suitable for growing all year

Standard seed packet, 115 seeds

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'Lettuce- Little Gem' seeds

Lactuca sativa

  • Compact variety
  • Suitable for growing all year

Mini Cos lettuce variety with compact dense foliage. Producing small heads up to 15cm. Juicy crunchy leaves with a sweet flavour. Heat tolerant variety which can be grown all year round. Perfect for backyard gardeners. Cos lettuce is also known as "Romaine lettuce".

Seeds per gram: 800
Product code: G7-13

Best Months to Sow
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Quick Sowing Guide
Method Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth 3mm
Season Spring, summer, autumn and winter
Germination 7-14 days @ 8-23°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle Hardy Annual
Row Spacing 30cm
Plant Spacing 20cm
Plant Height 15cm
Position Part or full sun, moist well drained soil
Days Until Maturity 60 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

Lettuce- Little Gem

Grew really well - very easy to grow and was producing for a long time. Mild flavour.
Serena M 15 March 2022