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Little Gem

A short cos type lettuce with firm, crisp heads and blistered leaves. This is a popular variety that has proven its value over the years.

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Price: £1.50
Description

Lactuca sativa

A short cos type lettuce with firm, crisp heads and blistered leaves. This is a popular variety that has proven its value over the years – it’s great for cut-and-grow-again and as well as a once-off harvest when the heads firm up. It is not, though, suitable for plantings harvested in the autumn due to a susceptibility to downy mildew. Nevertheless, for outdoor plantings made at other times of the year, Little Gem is still one of the best.

Approximate number of seed per pack: 450

RHS Award of Garden Merit