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LETTUCE 'RED VELVET'

LETTUCE 'RED VELVET'

Lactuca sativa
Member $3.95
Non-Member $4.95
A striking ornamental loose-leaf lettuce with velvety maroon leaves. A favourite at Heronswood as well as Seed Savers, where is was reintroduced due to popular demand. Cut-and-come-again. Harvest in 8 weeks.
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SEEDS: S144

Growing Information

Sow in punnets in All Seasons
Height To 30cm
Position in FULL SUN
120 Seeds Per Packet
HARDY ANNUAL
Space at 30cm
Thirsty plant
88% Germination Rate

Growing Tips

Read the seed packet to find out how far apart to sow your seeds.

LETTUCE 'RED VELVET'

Lactuca sativa
Member $3.95
Non-Member $4.95
A striking ornamental loose-leaf lettuce with velvety maroon leaves. A favourite at Heronswood as well as Seed Savers, where is was reintroduced due to popular demand. Cut-and-come-again. Harvest in 8 weeks.
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SEEDS: S144
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SEEDS: S106
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POMEGRANATE 'KAZAKE'
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PLANTS: WPOKA
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Member $16.95
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SEEDS: S916
Edible flowers tick all the boxes. They bring colour, flavour and vitality to the plate and to your garden. And the selection we offer here are all fun and easy to grow too. The collection includes Borage for sensational ice cubes for summer Pimms, Calendula for the soft orange petals to spark up salads, Nasturtium for its warm spicy leaves, Mar...
Member $19.95
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ASPARAGUS COLLECTION (8 crowns)
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PLANTS: PASCO
This collection is a sound investment, rewarding with crops of tender spears for the next 20 years! Nothing can beat the flavour of freshly cut asparagus straight from the garden. Collection includes 4x 'Mary Washington' crowns and 4x 'Sweet Purple' crowns.
Member $55.00
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2 year membership  + Free Seed Sowing Poster and 2 seed packets
2 year membership + Free Seed Sowing Poster and 2 seed packets
Membership: MNE2SP2
A beautifully illustrated heirloom ‘sow what when’ poster for all areas of Australia so that you'll never have to think about what to sow this month again! You will also receive some free Kale 'Red Russian' and Broccoli 'Green Sprouting' seeds to get your garden started.
Member $79.00
Non-Member $79.00
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