Buttercrunch Lettuce produces excellent, medium green heads. This cool weather crop is the largest and most heat tolerant of the Butterhead lettuce types. Loose heads of crumpled leaves are crisp, thick, and juicy.
Latin Name: Lactuca sativa
Seed Type: Heirloom
Online Code: 140123
Product Weight: 2 grams / approximately 1800-1900 seeds
Plant Type: Vegetable
Flavor: Creamy and never bitter
Days to Harvest: 60 to 70 days
Days to Seed Germination: 7 to 10 days
Seed Planting Depth: 1.3 cm (1/2")
Row Spacing: 45 cm (18")
Plant Spacing: 20 cm (8")
Best Container Size: 12"+
Planting Instructions: Plant in moist, well drained soil, as soon as ground can be worked. Repeat at 2 week intervals until late Spring. For earlier crop, start indoors 4-5 weeks before the last frost.
How To Grow: Lettuce Buttercrunch
Preparation Ideas: A wonderful variety for use in salads or BLT sandwiches.