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Lettuce: Lactuca Sativa, 'Jericho'

Botanical name: Lactuca Sativa, 'Jericho'

Common name: lettuce

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Lettuce: Lactuca Sativa, 'Jericho'
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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, 'Jericho'"

Lactuca Sativa 'Jericho' was bred for the hot desert of Israel. 'Jericho' is a really robust, bolt-resistant variety stays sweet and crisp in hot weather. Holds up the best in summer heat of all varieties trialed in New Mexico research farm. Very large, medium green, dense 14-16" heads are great for packing. Planting depth: surface. Days to germination: 5-10 days. 60-65 days to maturity.

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