Deep burgundy leaves with frilly edges and green center. Can be grown as baby greens or loose head in cool weather. Plant 1/4" deep as soon as soil can be worked. Keep moist. Germinates in 10 days and matures in 32 days (for loose leaf) to 60 days (for mature heads). Can also be started indoors.
Lactuca sativa 'Merlot', Looseleaf Lettuce
Height and Spread 8"-12". Matures 32-60 days. Direct sow or start indoors in spring or fall. Germination No pre-treatment.