Prolific and keeps coming. Lovely leaves
Verde Ricciolina: Very early, this cutting lettuce produces beautiful soft green leaves, held up by a crunchy rib at the back. The leaves are ruffled and can be sown from March to end of September. Cut and come again variety. A pinch in a pot or a small plot every month. Ideal for containers on balconies - you don't need a garden for cutting lettuce.
Sow: from Mach to end of September
Approximate seeds quantity: @3500
Partnership plant: Carrot, Cauliflower & Cabbage, Cucumber,
Chicory & Radicchio, Bean, Fennel, Pepper, Pea, Tomato,
Leek, Radish, Spinach.
What to sow after: Cauliflower & Cabbage, Cucumber, Bean,
Aubergine, Melon, Pepper, Pea, Tomato, Radish, Courgette.
Grew quickly and have had quite a good crop. Starting to bolt now so will try a different lettuce next time as I wanted one that would last all summer.