Lettuce

Lettuce and Project Springtime

  • Easiest plant to grow in this system
  • Because lettuce is wide and not tall, it sits directly on the growing pipes and rarely needs extra support

Issues

N/A

Varieties grown successfully

  • Romaine, Green Forest MT0, Lactuca sativa, from Johnny’s Selected Seeds
  • Butterhead, Mirlo OG MT0, Lactuca sativa, from Johnny’s Selected Seeds
  • Romaine, Montel Carlo MT0, Lactuca sativa, from Johnny’s Selected Seeds
  • Oakleaf, Rouxai MT0, Lactuca sativa, from Johnny’s Selected Seeds
  • Summer Crisp, Muir OG MT0, Lactuca sativa, from Johnny’s Selected Seeds

Varieties grown unsuccessfully

N/A

Varieties not yet grown

N/A

Issues

  • Some of the older leaves sometimes get dry and papery, and die off. Why: unclear.