Loose-leaf Lettuce (Lactuca sativa 'Grand Rapids') in the Lettuces Database

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Data specific to Lettuces (Edit)
Lettuce Type: Looseleaf

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Annual
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Leaves: Other: Broad, wavy, crumpled, frilled, light green leaves. Medium-large looseleaf bunches. For garden, cold frame or greenhouse.
Uses: Vegetable
Salad greens
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Needs specific temperature: 40F to 75F. Fastest from 60F to 70F.
Days to germinate: 2-15
Depth to plant seed: 1/8 inch deep
Sow in situ
Start indoors
Can handle transplanting
Other info: Lettuce almost never cross-pollinates. It has perfect flowers and usually self-pollinates before opening. 45 DTM. OP variety.
Pollinators: Self
Flies

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LizDTM On September 2, 2017 Seeds germinated
LizDTM On August 26, 2017 Seeds sown
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