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LETTUCE, Buttercrunch - 99¢ Cent Heirloom Seeds: Heirloom,Bulk

LETTUCE, Buttercrunch

Heirloom Lettuce Seeds

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$ 0.99
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Approximate seed count per packet ( 1.0g = 833 seeds )

Buttercrunch Lettuce (Lactuca sativa 'Buttercrunch'): Sweet and Compact Butterhead Lettuce for Your Garden

Cultivate sweet and compact butterhead lettuce in your garden with Buttercrunch Lettuce (Lactuca sativa 'Buttercrunch'). Known for its tender and buttery leaves, this lettuce variety adds a delightful and refreshing addition to your salads and sandwiches. Explore the characteristics and optimal growing conditions of Buttercrunch Lettuce for a bountiful harvest of these delightful and versatile leafy greens.

Key Features:

  • Sweet and Compact: Buttercrunch Lettuce is prized for its sweet and compact butterhead characteristics. The tender leaves have a satisfying, melt-in-your-mouth texture and a subtly sweet flavor.
  • Quick to Mature: Buttercrunch Lettuce matures relatively quickly, allowing for a continuous harvest. With proper care and optimal growing conditions, you can enjoy fresh and crisp lettuce leaves throughout the growing season.
  • Compact Rosettes: Recognized for its compact rosettes, Buttercrunch Lettuce is an excellent choice for small gardens and container planting. The leaves form a tight head, making it easy to harvest individual leaves or harvest the entire head.
  • Delicate and Mild Flavor: Enjoy the delicate and mild flavor of Buttercrunch Lettuce. The tender leaves have a subtle sweetness, making them a versatile ingredient for salads, wraps, and sandwiches.
  • Heat-Tolerant: Buttercrunch Lettuce exhibits good heat tolerance, making it suitable for both spring and fall plantings. Plant it in a location with partial shade during warmer months to prevent bolting.
  • Highly Nutritious: Buttercrunch Lettuce is a nutritious leafy green, rich in vitamins A and K. Incorporate it into your daily meals for a healthy and refreshing addition to your diet.
  • Continuous Harvest: Harvest Buttercrunch Lettuce by picking individual leaves as needed or by cutting the entire head at the base. Regular harvesting encourages new growth for a continuous supply of fresh lettuce.
  • Mature Height: Mature plants typically reach a height of 8 to 10 inches, creating a compact and visually appealing presence in your garden.

Optimal Growing Conditions:

Cultivate sweet and compact butterhead lettuce with Buttercrunch Lettuce using optimal growing conditions:

  • Soil: Well-drained, fertile soil. Buttercrunch Lettuce prefers soil with good drainage and ample organic matter for healthy leaf development.
  • Sunlight: Partial shade to full sun is suitable for Buttercrunch Lettuce. During warmer months, provide some shade to prevent the lettuce from becoming bitter.
  • Watering: Keep the soil consistently moist. Adequate watering is essential for Buttercrunch Lettuce to prevent wilting and ensure crisp, flavorful leaves.
  • Planting Depth: Sow lettuce seeds at a shallow depth, as lettuce is a small-seeded crop. Maintain a spacing of 6 to 12 inches between plants to allow for proper air circulation.

Experience the joy of growing and harvesting Buttercrunch Lettuce in your garden. Order your seeds today and enjoy the sweet and compact addition to your culinary creations.

Buttercrunch Lettuce Planting Information

Days to Germination: 7
Days to Maturity: 65
Planting Depth: 1/8"
Plant Spacing: 6-12"
Row Spacing: 18-24"
Approximate Seed Counts
Seeds per Oz. Seeds per Lb.
25000 400000
Current Seed Germination Data
Lot # Tested Germination Rate
X4206 2023-01-31 85%