One of oldest, most popular salad vegetables, spread from India in ancient times and enjoying a resurgence. Varieties available for all seasons. Mostly dislikes very hot conditions and will tolerate some shade. Rich well drained soil. Best on near neutral soils.
Seed count: 600-1000 seeds per gram
Crisp, unique sweet flavour. Heads are open and upright, leaves with smooth edges. Sow spring and autumn. 78 days.
Seeds per packet: 200