Looseleafs make a head that fans out so that the center leaves are visible.
They are tolerant of marginal conditions, and can be cut leaf-by-leaf or all at once. Quick growth makes for good flavor and tenderness, so assure water and fertility. Likes a moderately good, loose well-drained soil. Water regularly. Lettuce seed doesn’t germinate when the temperature reaches 85 degrees. In summer heat, sow in the evening, water well, and give some shade. To reset the seed put in airtight jar in refrigerator for 4 days.Lactuca sativa C,W/Matures 6-12/Harvest 1-3/Yield 135-540/Spacing 8-9”