A favorite to use as baby greens, ‘Red Sails’ is ready to harvest after just 2 or 3 weeks and grows to a full head in just over 6 weeks. Very heat tolerant, the soft buttery leaves will grow well into warm weather without getting bitter. Plants grow up to 10″-12″ tall and wide. Botanical Interests’® Red Sails Leaf Lettuce Seeds are USDA Organic and have been verified by The Non-GMO Project.
This packet sows up to 150 feet.
20–45 days to maturity.
Outdoors: Sow 2-4 weeks before your average last frost date, and when soil temperature is at least 40°F, ideally 60°–70°F.
For Successive Sowings: Sow every 3 weeks until 4-6 weeks before your average first fall frost date. In mild climates, sow in fall and winter for cool season harvests.
Indoors: Sow 4-6 weeks before your average last frost date, and in summer when soil temperatures are too warm (above 80°F) to germinate lettuce seed.