Lettuce 'Maiko' (Lactuca sativa) Heirloom, 240-360 Seeds

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Lettuce 'Maiko'  (Lactuca sativa) Heirloom, 240-360 Seeds

Our all time most popular and favourite variety among Singapore gardeners. Highly attractive and easy growing, it has gained its popularity quickly for its unusual, beautiful appearance followed by a crisp, sweet, smooth and juicy flavour. Ideal for microgreens, baby leaf and full maturity. Maiko forms opened heads with slightly wavy, firm, crunchy leaves that come in a beautiful burgundy color. Ideal for salads & garnishes, wraps or just as a snack. Can be grown in pots as decoratives due to its eye catching appearance. Highly recommended to include in own home garden! Matures in 45-50 days.

Planting: Year round in tropical climates; in temperate climates plant in late spring-early summer, after last frost, when soil is at least 65°F (18°C).

Soil: Fertile, well drained soil, rich in organic matter.

Sowing Depth: .25 inches (.6 cm) deep.

Spacing: At least 1 inch (2.5 cm) apart.

Light: Full sun. Does not tolerate shade well.

Watering: Water when needed to make sure the soil is well moist, but not soggy. 

Fertilizing: Highly recommended for the best performance.

 

 

 

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