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Lactuca sativa longifolia Cos

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Wantirna
C1, C7
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Wantirna
C1, C7
Size: 10cm
Available: 2
$/Unit (EX GST): $3.99 ex GST
$/Unit (INC GST): $4.39 inc GST
Botanical Name: Common Names:
Lactuca sativa longifolia Cos Cos Lettuce, Romaine Lettuce,

Native: Foliage Type:
No Evergreen

Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Herbs & Vegetables Rosette, Upright

Description:
Popular annual vegetable commonly known as Cos Lettuce. Green flat wavy edible foliage grows in a rosette. Suitable for most gardens or plant in a container. Great for adding to salads and sandwiches.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
<15cm <30cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun Loam, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Balcony / Roof, Courtyard, Edible Garden, Mass Planting, Container / Pot

Pests & Diseases: Caterpillars, Snails And Slugs

Cultural Notes: When growing in pots, use a well drained, organically rich potting mix. Do not allow plants to dry out. Water adequately but not excessively if planted in the ground. For best results when growing in containers, keep plants slightly moist.

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Asteraceae Europe

Characteristics
Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Insignificant
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: N/A
Fruit: No

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Fast
Maintenance Level: Medium
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Low
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate
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