Lactuca Sativa - Mini Lettuce 'Island Gems' (seed)
Lactuca Sativa - Mini Lettuce 'Island Gems' (seed)
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Lactuca Sativa - Mini Lettuce 'Island Gems' (seed)

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Mini Cos lettuce variety with compact dense foliage.  It is a quick maturing variety with a firm, sweet heart, blanched leaves inside and crisp green leaves on the outside.

Producing small heads up to 15cm. Juicy crunchy leaves with a sweet flavour. Heat tolerant variety which can be grown all year round. Perfect for backyard gardeners. Cos lettuce is also known as "Romaine lettuce".

Method: Sow direct or raise seedlings
Sowing Depth:  3mm
When: Spring, summer, autumn and winter
Germination: 7-14 days @ 8-23°C
Hardiness / Life Cycle: Hardy Annual
Row Spacing:  30cm
Plant Spacing:  20cm
Plant Height:  15cm
Position: Part or full sun, moist well drained soil
Days to Maturity/Flowering: 60 days


To reduce the risk of disease; do not overhead water.

10 seeds per packet