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Lettuce Seed Red Cos

Code: MS3466

A deep red romaine/cos lettuce with upright, savoy leaves in abundance. Mild flavour with wonderful crunchy texture.
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MS3466
Planting Instruction
  • How To Sow: Choose a well drained site in full sun. Best sown into seed trays for subsequent transplanting or, after frosts, sow direct where to grow in a well prepared seedbed. Sow seeds 2cm apart in rows 35cm apart and to a depth of 5mm. Later transplant or thin to 40cm apart.
  • Seedling Care: Keep seedbed or trays evenly moist during the germination period of 7-14 days. Apply McGregor's VegeMax 2 weeks after germination for healthier plans and a maximum crop. Protect your vege garden from snails and slugs with McGregor's Snail and Slug bait and from White Butterfly with McGregor's Derris Dust.
  • Hints and Tips: Lettuces are best grown quickly with plenty of food and moisture.
  • Other: Caution: germination is impeded by temperatures over 23 degrees
Specs & Warranty
Dimensions 1x90x131 mm
Weight 0.001 kg
Seed Count Approx 300
Botanical Name Lactuca Sativa
Seed Type Vegetable
Sowing Position Full Sun
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 1) Spring
When To Sow (Tropical Zone 2) Spring
When To Sow (Temperate Zone) Spring
When To Sow (Cool Zone 4) Spring
Grow In Gardens
Annual or Perennial
Seed Depth 5mm
Seed Spacing 2cm
Plant Spacing 40cm
Harvest/Flower/Maturity Time 9-11 weeks

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