lettuce (Romaine) 'Romaine Bionda'

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<UL><br><li><b>Position:</b> full sun<li><b>Soil:</b> humus-rich, moisture retentive soil<li><b>Rate of growth:</b> average<li><b>Hardiness:</b> tender<BR><BR>A classic Romaine lettuce introduced before 1892 in Italy. It has a crunchy rib and upright, green head. It is especially good for making Caesar salads and is ideal for growing two crops a year if required.<br><br><br><br><li><b>Growing Instructions:</b><br><br>Sow inside - February to May and/or July to August and plant out March to June and/or August to September <br>Sow outside - February to May and/or July to August when the air temperature is above 5&#176;C<br>Sow 0.5cm deep<br>Thin plants to 20cm apart April to June and/or August to October <br><br>Harvest - May to July and/or September to November<br><BR>


  • Position: full sun
  • Soil: humus-rich, moisture retentive soil
  • Rate of growth: average
  • Hardiness: tender

    A classic Romaine lettuce introduced before 1892 in Italy. It has a crunchy rib and upright, green head. It is especially good for making Caesar salads and is ideal for growing two crops a year if required.



  • Growing Instructions:

    Sow inside - February to May and/or July to August and plant out March to June and/or August to September
    Sow outside - February to May and/or July to August when the air temperature is above 5°C
    Sow 0.5cm deep
    Thin plants to 20cm apart April to June and/or August to October

    Harvest - May to July and/or September to November

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