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Lettuce: Lactuca Sativa, 'Ruben's Red'

Botanical name: Lactuca Sativa, 'Ruben's Red'

Common name: lettuce

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Lettuce: Lactuca Sativa, 'Ruben's Red'
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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, 'Ruben's Red'"

Lactuca Sativa 'Ruben's Red' produces deep burgundy, sweet and juicy savoyed leaves with an emerald-green base. Crisp and shiny, forms a beautiful 12-14" head or cut into a mix for an attractive salad leaf. 'Ruben's Red' is a cool weather variety, plant in early spring or late summer. Planting depth: surface. Days to germination: 5-10 days. 60-65 days to maturity.

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