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PlantFiles: Lettuce, Butterhead Lettuce
Lactuca sativa 'Arctic King'

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Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lactuca (lak-TOO-kuh) (Info)
Species: sativa (sa-TEE-vuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Arctic King

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Category:
Vegetables

Height:
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:
6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

Days to Maturity:
Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Type:
Unknown - Tell us

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Propagation Methods:
From seed; sow indoors before last frost

Seed Collecting:
Allow seedheads to dry on plants; remove and collect seeds

Profile:

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral Farmerdill On Apr 8, 2005, Farmerdill from Augusta, GA (Zone 8a) wrote:

A 65 day medium small cultivar, that will overwinter in mild climates. Available from Bakker Brothers.



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