Carmona Red Lettuce
- Open pollinated. 55 days. Heirloom.
- This tender red butterhead is beautifully colored.
- Bolt resistant,Carmona Lettuce stands up well to heat and cold.
- Quite lovely picked at any stage, sow for 3-4" spacing for early baby sized heads. Lustrous mature heads are large, dense and flavorful.
- Tip-burn resistant.
Planting Directions: Sow seed ¼” deep in well prepared soil that has been amended with a general garden fertilizer or rich compost when soil temperatures are between 40°-80?. Sow indoors 4 weeks before transplanting outdoors. Plant in early spring and again in fall. When young plants are well established begin thinning. The plants should stand 6” apart. Plant every few weeks as long as weather is cool for a continuous supply. Grow lettuce quickly for a crisp leaf. Keep the soil moderately moist during the entire growing season.