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Ithaca Lettuce

Heat Tolerant, Really Reliable


This crisp head lettuce extends the season, as it is slow to form seed stalks. Produces firm, well-wrapped heads. Resists brown rib and tip burn. 65 DAYS.
  • Zone 3 - 9 annual.
  • Height Firm, well-wrapped heads. 5 1/2 inches across.
  • Germination 8 - 10 days.
  • Shade Required Full sun.

This item ships in both Spring & Fall

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  • Botanical Name: Lactuca sativa 'Ithaca'; Family: Asteraceae (Daisy Family)
  • Height: Firm, well-wrapped heads. 5 1/2 inches across.
  • Spacing: 5 - 6 inches between plants; 12 - 18 inches between rows.
  • Depth: Sow 1/8 inch deep into the soil.
  • Spread: 6 inches.
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Foliage: Light green leaves.
  • Days To Maturity: 65 days.
  • Form: Annual.
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained, fertile, moist soil.
  • Growth Rate: Medium to fast growth rate.
  • Seed Count: Approximately 500 seeds per packet.
  • Size: Heads are 5 1/2 " across.
  • Comments: Superior iceburg type takes the heat. Resists tip burn and brown rib. Is slow to form seed stalks. Popular choice for warm-weather regions. Solid, tightly wrapped heads stay firm, crisp and deliciious.

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