Variety: Moretons Secret Mix (Real Seed Catalogue)
Sown indoors: 2nd April 2013
First Seedling: 6th April 2013
Germination: 4 days
There appear to be at least 4 varieties of lettuce through from this sowing but I only managed a decent shot of these. I will post the others when they are a bit bigger. I have sown a second batch of the mixed seed today.
At 21 days we have 3 varieties through and potted on ……..
…. meanwhile in the ‘abandoned’ seed tray which also houses the Giant Red Carrots and has, therefore, been watered during the week since I potted the lettuces up, another variety has show its’ face:
These really are a pretty blend of lettuces and I’m so glad I chose them. So here we are a nearly a month after the first seedling appeared.
These lettuces are growing beautifully and are starting to look very pretty. I have planted 14 of them into a tray which is filled with compost. These plants are now around 6 weeks old.
The lettuces have done really well in their tray, although I have had to cut a couple to allow the others more space. These lettuces area round 10 weeks old now: