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Cimmaron Lettuce (Lactuca sativa) Approx. 25,000 seeds/oz. Pkt plants 30' of row; ¼ oz sows 100'; 1 oz. produces approx. 10,000 plants. Direct-sow 1-3 lbs/acre; sow seeds thinly ¼" deep. Seeds germ in about 7 days. Set head types 10-15" Lancelot rows 12-24" apart). Days to maturity are from apart in sowing. 8-12" types (leaf apart 16-24" rows inapart Some lettuce varieties listed are Mosaic Indexed Seed (M.I.). A sample of 30,000 seeds or seedlings was tested and found free of lettuce mosaic virus infection. However, no seed lots are guaranteed disease-free. Butterhead Type 3108U Buttercrunch 50-75 days. Butterhead Bibb type. Slow bolting, long lasting, heat tolerant, with compact creamy yellow heart. 12" tall. Rosette 4-5" diam. Sturdy rosette of thick deep green red-tinged blistered leaves. White seeded. Mosaic free. Fresh Vivian Mkt. 3144U Speckles 45-55 days. Amish heirloom. Lime- Leek form a dense bibb-like head with a blanched yellow-green leaves flecked with red-brown speckles on leaf (Allium ampeloprasum, Porrum Group) green heart and sweet flavor. oz sows 100'. Direct sow 3-4 lbs/acre.Sow seeds ½" Cos/Romaine Type ½ row; of 30' plants Pkt seeds/oz. 11,000 Approx. deep, 1-4" apart in rows 16 24" apart. Seeds germ 3109 Braveheart 57 days spring to 70 days fall; Only in about 10 days. Days to maturity are from sowing. Cos/Romaine variety with multi-disease package. Extra- 3097 Lancelot 90 days from transplant. For summer large 12-14" heads form solid, full hearts. Sure heading, and fall harvest of long, straight, bulb-less shanks of forming 10-11" hearts at harvest. Wrappers "cup" early good diameter. Shafts are white, 14" tall x 2" thick, for well blanched hearts. Uniform strain for dependable with dark blue-green flags and leaves. Early and virus cropping. Smooth mid-green wrapper leaves, open tolerant, suitable high yield production in short season ribs but not prone to the early oxidation which causes areas or where disease might be a problem. Tolerant "pinking". Resistant Downy MildewCA 1·2a·2b·3·4·CA 5·6, Braveheart Alternaria Purple Blotch, Phytophthora, Rust. Fresh Corky Root. Fresh Mkt, Processing, Shipping. Mkt, Specialty. 3110U Cimmaron 58 days. Tall cylindrical heads 9" tall x 4" broad. Bronzy tips melt to tender spring green Cat# Leek (M = 1000 sds) 100 sd 500 sd 1000 sd (per M) (per M) (per M) base with creamy butter-yellow core. Withstands heat M50 M25 M5 and resists bolting. Well-suited to baby leaf and buttery 3097 Lancelot 1.70 2.30 3.65 3.00 2.70 2.50 cos-head markets. Fresh Leaf Shipping, Fresh Mkt. Cat# Lettuce 200 sd 1000 sd (per M) (per M) (per M) 100 M 3137 Parris Island Cos 71 days Selection of the popular M)(per M25 M10 M5 3109 Braveheart 1.45 2.50 2.00 1.70 1.55 1.40 mkt-type Romaine. Tall, narrow heads with crisp, sweet leaves produce creamy yellow centers. Adapted to North, Cat# Lettuce 1⁄64 oz ½ oz 1 oz ¼ lb ½ lb 1 lb (per lb) South, East and West. Vigorous, uniform. lb5 3108U Buttercrunch 1.45 2.10 2.95 4.25 7.60 13.90 13.00 3152U Vivian 28 days baby leaf, 50 days mature leaf. 3110U Cimmaron 1.45 2.25 3.00 5.25 9.35 17.15 16.00 Non-heading Romaine with crisp leaves up to 12" long x 3137 Parris Island Cos 1.45 3.95 7.50 11.95 17.00 29.95 27.00 4" wide at maturity. Bolt resistant. If harvested as leaves, provides a continual supply of greens over an extended 3144U Speckles 1.60 2.80 4.00 14.40 25.75 47.00 44.00 period. Excellent for baby leaf production. Fresh Mkt, 3152U Vivian 1.45 3.00 5.00 18.00 32.20 58.85 55.00 Restaurant. 36 To Order Call: 800-622-7333


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