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Green Wave Red Sails Iceberg/Crisphead Types 3127U Ithaca 72 days. Early; high yields. Resembles Fulton but darker green and better leaf fringing. Grows well on both upland and muck soils. Resistant BR,TB. 3147U Summertime 70 days. Slow bolting. Yields a substantially high percentage of usable and non- defective heads. Plant habit is compact; mature heads are solid and slow to become bitter in hot weather. Best head for the garden. Resistant BR,TB. Simpson Elite Leaf Types 3122 Green Wave 48 days. Quick maturing frilly leaf New Red Fire M.I. sowings, summer late or spring forlettuce to harvest early summer or fall. Good heat and cold tolerance. Early bolting, must be harvested shortly after leaves size up. 3132 New Red Fire M.I. 48 days. Medium/large dark red heads having excellent uniformity in size and color. Leaf-type is red-tinged, ruffled with waxy margins. Slow bolting. Fresh Mkt, Specialty Mkt. 3138U Red Sails 40-65 days. Full rosette of intense red foliage, bronzed at tips, extra ruffly and deeply lobed. Flavor is mild, tends to be free of bitter tones. Reaches cutting quality early, but holds well up to cutting. Good shelf life. High content of vitamins A, C. 3142 Simpson Elite 48 days. Slowest bolting of green leaf-types replaces Black Seeded Simpson. Medium- light green color. Attractive, broad and crumpled leaves with curled outer leaf margins. Fresh Mkt, Shipping. Specialty Greens Tatsoi Oriental Green Arugula (Rocket) Approx. 11,000 seeds/oz. European favorite. Harvest 64 oz 1 oz ¼ lb ½ lb 1 lb⁄1Arugula#Cat Mache locusta)(Valerianella Salad CornU 2812 leaves up to 3" for spring salads. Sow every 2 weeks; 5213 Astro 1.45 2.55 8.50 14.25 25.00 tolerates warm conditions. Ht. 1-1½'. 5214U Rocket Slow Bolt 1.45 1.55 5.15 8.55 15.00 4344 Tatsoi Oriental Green 45 days. Rosette 1" tall spreading to 12". Deep emerald green. Glossy spoon- Cat# Corn Salad 1⁄16 oz 1 oz ¼ lb ½ lb 1 lb shaped leaves, nice tender flavor for salad mixture. 2812U Large Seeded Mache 1.45 2.45 8.15 13.70 24.00 Grows like Chinese cabbage. 5213 Arugula Astro (Eruca vesicaria sativa) Cat# Lettuce 1⁄64 oz ½ oz 1 oz ¼ lb ½ lb 1 lb (per lb) lb5 Approx. 13,000 sds/oz. 31 days clipping, 52 days 3138U Red Sails 1.55 3.60 5.85 20.35 36.00 57.00 49.50 bunching. Mid green leaves only slightly lobed lend 3142 Simpson Elite 2.20 5.50 8.95 24.40 48.25 92.00 85.00 a fresher, younger leaf look. Vigorous. Zesty, nutty flavor. Clip at 6", bunch at 12". Cat# Lettuce (M = 1000) 1000 sd 5000 sd (per M) (per M) 100 M M)(per M25 M10 5214U Arugula Rocket Slow Bolt Approx. 17,000 3122 Green Wave 1.45 4.70 0.75 0.65 0.55 sds/oz. Holds in field 10 extra days; out yields other 3127U Ithaca 1.45 2.15 0.35 0.30 0.25 Rockets. 3132 New Red Fire M.I. 1.70 6.35 1.00 0.75 0.60 3147U Summertime 1.45 2.15 0.35 0.30 0.25 Lettuce Disease Codes BR Brown Rib Cat# Tatsoi (M = 1000) 200 sds 1000 sd (per M (per M) (per M) 100 M M)(per M50 M10 M)5 TB Tipburn 4344 Oriental Green 1.85 2.50 1.55 0.95 0.55 0.25 twilley@twilleyseed.com 37


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