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Lettuce, Loose Leaf Lettuce
Lactuca sativa 'Green Salad Bowl'

Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lactuca (lak-TOO-kuh) (Info)
Species: sativa (sa-TEE-vuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Green Salad Bowl
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Category:

Vegetables

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 cm)

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Days to Maturity:

Early (55-68 days)

Foliage:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Type:

Unknown - Tell us

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Propagation Methods:

From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:

Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Dalton, Georgia

Rogue River, Oregon

Fort Worth, Texas

Dayton, Washington

Gardeners' Notes:

2
positives
1
neutral
0
negatives
RatingContent
Positive

On Sep 1, 2012, tomatolarry from Dalton, GA wrote:

Salad Bowl gives me a forest of lettuce in the early spring. I think the taste is good and it is easy to care for.

Positive

On Nov 16, 2006, Lettuceman from Dayton, WA wrote:

Salad Bowl forms a relatively large mound of frilly light green leaves. It holds well in the garden better than most, but it does not germinate well in cold soil.

Neutral

On Jul 22, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A light green, 55 day cultivar from Orsetti.