Sugar lettuce "enciam del sucre" is a batavia type variety, rustic with quite large heads that can withstand the cold and wind. This heirloom lettuce leaves have dark edges, and a medium-crisp texture with very fine taste. Resistant to cold. Can be grown during the winter by sowing it in late August-early September indoors and planted out in October.
Scientific Name: Lactuca sativa
Plant Life Cycle: annual
Optimal Germination Temperature: 16C
Germination time in days: 7-15 days
Indicative Days to maturity: 60-80 days
Sunlight: Full sun/partial shade
Soil requirement: rich and well drained
Sowing and cultivation: Sow indoor from March. Or outdoor from end of April to early September and harvest from end of may to november.