The speed at which lettuces grow is always impressive. Most tempting of all are baby leaves, for which you should sow over a wide drill. Cut the small plants with scissors, leaving an inch of growth so that they can grow back. H: 8-10 in (20-25 cm); S: 10-14 in (25-36 cm); full hardy plants; moist to wet soil; full sun
Dorling Kindersley Limited
Tips for turning that avocado pit into a thriving avocado tree and your next bowl of guacamole.
- 13 of the Healthiest Vegetables to Grow in Your Garden 13 photos
- The Best Tomatoes for Sauces 15 photos
- 24 Exotic Fruits, Vegetables and Herbs 24 photos