Lettuce Bibb Seeds
Quantity: 100+ seeds in packet.
Popular type, lettuce Bibb is a butterhead variety and is considered a real delicacy. Early starting this cool weather vegetable is advised to avoid bolting in hot weather Open Pollinated. Smaller leaves make for a great choice in sandwiches.
Sow directly in the garden as early as the soil can be made fine and loose. Thin to 1 plant every 12 inches when seedlings are 2 inches tall. Harvest the entire head at maturity. It needs plenty of moisture. Fall crops may have to be started indoors since lettuce has a difficult time even germinating in hot weather.
Grows Best In: Sun/Partial Shade
Days to Germination: 7-10 Days
Days to Maturity: 57 Days
Growth Type: Butterhead
Planting Depth: .25"
Seed Spacing: 18"/12"