Can Lettuce Seeds Be Planted Outdoors in the Spring?

Lettuce is a cool weather crop and should be planted directly into well-worked garden soil during the spring or early fall or when temperatures in your area are forecast to remain between 45 degrees F and 65 degrees F for several weeks. Lettuce can tolerate a light frost.

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