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Lettuce Australian Yellow Leaf in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Lactuca sativa 'Australian Yellow Leaf'

 

Lettuce 'Australian Yellow Leaf'

Lettuce is an annual vegetable for use as a salad vegetable. There are three main types: butterhead, crisphead and Cos, the first being smaller having soft leaves, the second crisp leaves and larger, the latter being conical, semi crisp, and tallish. 'Australian Yellow Leaf'' lettuce is a loose-leaf lettuce that grows in 50-60 days. The leaves are crinkled and bright yellow-green. The plants are heat tolerant and bolt resistant

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plant Features
  • Lettuce Australian Yellow Leaf likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Lettuce Australian Yellow Leaf likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

  • Lettuce Australian Yellow Leaf is not frost hardy

    Not Frost hardy

  • Lettuce Australian Yellow Leaf likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

 
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plant information

Common name

Lettuce 'Australian Yellow Leaf'

Latin name

Lactuca sativa 'Australian Yellow Leaf'

type

Vegetable

family

Asteraceae

ph

5.8 - 7.0 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Lettuce Australian Yellow Leaf likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Frost

    Lettuce Australian Yellow Leaf is not frost hardy

    Not Frost hardy

  • Soil

    Lettuce Australian Yellow Leaf likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

  • Water

    Lettuce Australian Yellow Leaf likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

Plant & bloom calendar

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    Best time to plant
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    When to harvest

full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Lettuce Australian Yellow Leaf is 0.15meters x 0.15meters 0.15 M 0.15 M

Lactuca sativa 'Australian Yellow Leaf'

Lettuce is an annual vegetable for use as a salad vegetable. There are three main types: butterhead, crisphead and Cos, the first being smaller having soft leaves, the second crisp leaves and larger, the latter being conical, semi crisp, and tallish. 'Australian Yellow Leaf'' lettuce is a loose-leaf lettuce that grows in 50-60 days. The leaves are crinkled and bright yellow-green. The plants are heat tolerant and bolt resistant


Planting outdoors

From Mid Spring TO Mid Summer

Plant container grown plants out when risk of frost has passed, in rich moisture retentive soil. Watch out for slugs and snails - treat with pellets, or barriers (egg-shells, saw-dust, or copper tape) to avoid damage to the plants

 

Propagation by seed

From Early Spring TO Late Summer

Sow lettuce seeds in damp compost in greenhouse, and keep the compost moist, but not waterlogged. Sow in succession - about every two weeks - to get a continuous crop

 
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