Oak leaf Red Lettuce

Lactuca sativa
  • Loose-leaf variety
  • Deeply red lobed leaves

$2.75 inc GST

Lettuce Oak Leaf Red

$2.75 inc GST

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Product Description
Planting Guide

Product Description

Green/red leaves that mature to a burgundy red colour. Leaves resemble oak tree leaves. Does well in hot weather. Excellent flavour. Good variety for baby leaf production.

Red Oakleaf lettuce is a stunning colour and flavour addition to the salad bowl. Its loose-leaf structure and tender leaves are sweet with a spicy bite. Pick a few leaves at a time or fill the whole salad bowl with a large head.

Planting Guide

Method: Direct or Punnets
Planting Depth: 3mm
Best Planting Season/s: , ,
Germination: 7 to 14 days at 8-24C
Life Cycle: Annual
Row Spacing: 50cm
Plant Spacing: 30cm
Position: Full sun / partial shade
Days to maturity/flowering: 65 days (30 days for baby leaf)
Other: To reduce the risk of disease, do not overhead water. Protect from slugs and snails. Keep well-watered.