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Lettuce: Lactuca Sativa, 'Sylvesta'

Botanical name: Lactuca Sativa, 'Sylvesta'

Common name: lettuce

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Lettuce: Lactuca Sativa, 'Sylvesta'
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Soil: damp, neutral, loam
Sun:
  
  
Zones: 1a thru 11a
Care:
average
Lifespan:
annual
Category:   
Attributes:

edible

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description for "Lettuce: Lactuca Sativa, 'Sylvesta'"

Lactuca Sativa 'Sylvesta' is a large, fresh-looking, medium-green butterhead. Strong against heat and tipburn, robust against bolting. 'Sylvesta' is resistant to downy mildew (races 1-17,19,21,&23) and the Nasonovia aphid. Planting depth: surface. Days to germination: 5-10 days. 50-60 days to maturity.

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