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Tropicana Leaf Lettuce

Best heat-tolerant variety.
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  • SKU: 85101
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Tropicana Leaf Lettuce

Description
Best heat and bolt tolerance of any green leaf type. Ruffled, bright green leaves are perfect for salads and sandwiches. Tolerant to leaf scorch and tip burn and resistant to corky root. 55 DAYS
Product Details
  • FormAnnual, leaf lettuce.
  • LightFull Sun.
  • Height8 - 10 inches.
  • Spread12 - 18 inches.
  • Spacing12 - 18 inches between heads, 18 - 30 inches between rows.
  • Zones3 - 9 annual.
  • FoliageRuffled, bright green leaves.
  • Germination7 - 10 days.
  • Soil RequirementsMoist, well-drained soil.
  • Growth RateMedium to fast growth rate.
  • Seed CountApproximately 100 seeds per packet.
  • CommentsBest heat & bolt tolerance of any greenleaf type. Leaves are hardy and less susceptible to Leaf Scorch and Tip Burn. Resistant to Corky Root. Full, heavy leaves.
  • Botanical NameLactuca sativa 'Tropicana'
  • Depth1/8 inch.
  • Days To Maturity55 days.
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Orders for general merchandise and gift certificates are typically shipped within 5 business days. Most times, orders having items with different shipping schedules are held in full until the entire order is ready to ship based on your grow zone.

Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2019 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE Seeds
1A-4B 6/18 - 11/1
5A & 5B 6/18 - 11/1
6A & 6B 6/18 - 11/1
7A & 7B 6/18 - 11/1
8A & 8B 6/18 - 11/1
9A-10B 6/18 - 11/1
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 28, 2019

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