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Container Gardening: Lettuce in pots

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elsie
Lafayette, NJ
(Zone 6a)

April 16, 2003
1:35 AM

Post #512037

Can I plant lettuce in pots? If so how big do they have to be?
CoCo

April 16, 2003
9:05 AM

Post #512227

http://ourgardengang.tripod.com/containerveggies.htm

This will tell you how big a container for the vegetables you decide to plant. For leaf lettuce you can use 4-6 plants per 1 gal. container.
elsie
Lafayette, NJ
(Zone 6a)

April 16, 2003
9:34 PM

Post #512670

Thanks CoCo I appreciate the link.
nigellagal
Madison, WI
(Zone 5a)

May 6, 2003
5:23 PM

Post #525679

Wow! Thanks CoCo for the link! I was planning to do some veggie gardening in containers in my apartment this year, and you've helped a great deal just by offering up that link!
leaflady
Hughesville, MO
(Zone 5a)

June 1, 2003
12:17 AM

Post #542237

Powell Gardens does lettuce in with various flowers in pots all the time. It really looks pretty.
stellapathic
Cambria, CA
(Zone 10a)

June 6, 2003
10:54 PM

Post #548079

That's a great link CoCo. Gives me new ideas. Here's a variety called 'freckles.' Five plants in an 8" pot, thinned (by eating) often.

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