Iceberg, Batavian Lettuce (Lactuca sativa)
ICEBERG BATAVIAN LETTUCE is a form of lettuce with a head. It's the most widely used head lettuce. Leaves that are crisp and tender.
For good reason, iceberg lettuce is the most common head lettuce on the market. Tender, mild-flavored green leaves shape nice firm heads that are delicious! These lettuce heads have tender, almost white cores, making them ideal for the home vegetable garden!
Botanical Name : Iceberg, Batavian Lettuce
Common name : Lactuca sativa
Size at maturity : 12”
Days to maturity : 80
Light requirement : Full sun
Planting time : spring
Sowing method : direct sow
Planting depth : 1/8" - 1/4"
Plant spacing : 10"-12"
Ships : Year-round
Average seeds per ounce : Approx. 20,000