Lettuce: Leaf: Black Seeded Simpson - Seeds & Bulbs
Lettuce - Leaf
Black Seeded Simpson
Black Seeded Simpson is an old favorite, both because of its flavor and because of its earliness. You'll be harvesting full sized leaves in a little over a month, and greens can be harvested in just three weeks. Withstands a lot of adverse conditions including some drought, frost, and heat. This packet palnts three 10-foot rows
Days to Maturity: 40
When to Sow Outside: Early Spring, 3 to 4 weeks before last frost, and successive plantings every 3 weeks.
When to Sow Inside: Six weeks before last frost and in summer when outside temperatures are too warm for the seeds to germinate.
Seed Depth: 1/8"
Seed Spacing: 1"
Row Spacing: 6"
Days to Emerge: 5 - 10
Thinning: When 1/2" tall thin to 6" apart