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Jericho Lettuce (60 Days)

This lettuce is already popular in the hot, dry areas of the US. It was bred to grow in the deserts of Israel. Jericho is very bolt resistant and remains crisp and sweet in the hottest of weather. This cos type provides a large, dense head. Middle Eastern variety. Resistance to downy and powdery mildew and lettuce mosaic virus.

150 seeds

 

 

PLANTING

Germination: 4-10 days

Germination Temperature: Optimum soil temperatures 60-75ºF. Soil above 75ºF inhibits germination.

Seed Sowing Depth: ¼ inch deep

Outside Sowing: Spring when the soil temperature reaches at least 50 ºF. Sow 1” apart, thin to 6-12”, depending on the size of lettuce you want, baby to full heads. Keep soil moist during germination. Sow every 2-3 weeks for a longer harvest period. Sow heavy seeded rows every 10-14 days for baby greens using the 1 oz. Pinetree Lettuce Mix.

Starting Indoors:  3-4 weeks before planting outsideSow 2-3 seeds per cell/pot, thinning to one per cell/pot. Provide 60-70ºF soil temperatures. Transplant out, 8-12” apart in rows 12” apart.

How much does a packet plant: 25-foot single row  

Harvest: Cut whole heads at the base or snip off individual leaves.  

Tips: Lettuce needs fertile soil for optimum growth. Work in compost or well-rotted manure into your soil before planting. Provide adequate, even moisture for the best growth. Mulching helps retain moisture.

Harvest: Cut whole heads at the base or snip off individual leaves.  

Tips: Lettuce needs fertile soil for optimum growth. Work in compost or well-rotted manure into your soil before planting. Provide adequate, even moisture for the best growth. Mulching helps retain moisture.

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AA
08/10/2021
Ardith A.
United States United States
I recommend this product
Jericho Lettuce

I love this lettuce. It stays mild even in this heat. Delicious to eat. Will buy it again. I get most of my garden seeds from Pine Tree Garden.

MV
06/23/2021
Mary V.
United States United States
I recommend this product
Germination Was Fast

Happy about the Jericho lettuce sprouting quickly.

DT
06/06/2021
Doug T.
United States United States
I recommend this product
Great Lettuce

Every year one of the things I look forward to is a ceaser salad with garden lettuce and homemade dressing. The Jericho lettuce did not disappoint. Great germination and solid upright head. It has also done well in the heat of the early Virginia summer, allowing us to harvest over a longer period.

JN
02/14/2021
Jennie N.
United States United States
I recommend this product
Great germination!

Package arrived fairly quickly and great germination rate

Pinetree Garden Seeds Jericho Lettuce (60 Days) Review
JV
09/15/2020
Jan V.
United States United States
I recommend this product
Jericho lettuce

It was easy! Yes I’ve had several harvests since purchasing the seeds. Very tasty very happy w the outcome! Love having lettuce through the hottest time of the year!!