Butterhead Lettuce 'Amanda' (Lactuca Sativa) Vegetable Heirloom, 250 Seeds
Butterhead Lettuce 'Amanda' (Lactuca Sativa) - Fantastic variety suitable for hot climates with a full range of resistance to diseases such as downy mildew and mozaic virus. Has a great resistance to bolting and tipburn. Posses large, dense heads with bright green, buttery, wonderfully flavoured leaves. Well tolerates heat and does not lose the flavour. Can be grown for baby leaf (15-25 days) or full maturity (48 days).
Growing: Planting season: year round in warm/tropical climates; in temperate climates - early spring, starting the seeds indoors 4-6 weeks prior the last frost date and transplanting when the danger of last frost is gone, or direct seeding once the soil is workable. Sow every 2-3 weeks for continous supply of fresh lettuce. Soil: light, loose, fertile soil with a pH of 6.3-6.8, preferably rich in organic matter. Sowing depth: 0.1/0.3in (0.5-1cm) deep. Spacing: Baby leaf - continious band; full size - 8 to 12in (20-30in); Row space: Baby leaf - 3/4in (1.9cm) between bands, 16 rows/36in (91cm) bed. Full size - 12-18in (30-45cm) or 3 rows/36in (91cm) bed, 5in (12cm) centers. Light: Full sun/partial shade; Watering: regular to keep the soil moist (not wet); Fertilizing: Highly recommended.
All our seeds are NON GMO, Untreated, 100% Natural & Fresh, Free From Harsh Chemicals & Destructive Compounds. We carefully select the seeds only from trusted suppliers to meet the highest requirements of quality and pack them in individual hermetically sealed bags for protection against moisture, light, temp. changes and much longer viability.
Contains 250 seeds.
* Ideal to grow in Singapore*