Laitue pommée Sucrine
Head lettuce with tender leaves, rather rounded, tender, smooth or sometimes blistered. The veins are pinnate. "Fat" summer lettuce. Small, firm apple, tight and elongated, with thick leaves, dark green, crunchy and fleshy. Heat resistant, ideal for summer crops and for southern regions.
Sowing periods In place or under frame. Plant at 30 x 30 cm Spring lettuce: sowing in March April. Summer lettuce: sowing at the end of April to the end of June. In the South of France, can be sown until September for an early winter harvest Harvest periods 2 months after sowing. Seed harvesting periods Cut the flower stalk when 80% of the seeds open their white plume (before the rain!) And let dry. lifting period 7 - 10 days