Lettuce - Iceberg
Iceberg is one of the best heading varieties. Head early and stands a long time without running to seed. Large heads of light green leaves with crisp tender hearts that blanch to a green tinged white.
Make several plantings of lettuce during the season. As heads develop, every other one should be cut to give the rest more space to grow.
Planting time - Early spring
Matures in - 80 days
Germinates in - 7 to 14 days
Sowing depth - 1/8 inch
Row spacing - 18 inches
Seed spacing - 1 inch
Thinning - when plants are 2-3 inches tall, thin to 10-12 inches apart
Net weight 500 MG (Estimated 460 seeds)
Bulk Lettuce seed available.
20000 Seeds/oz. Plant 1/4oz per 100ft row.
1lb of Lettuce seed needed per acre. 4oz needed per acre if using transplants.
Average Lettuce yield per acre -657 crates
On average, 1oz of seed can produce 1500 Lettuce plants.