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Botanical name: Lactuca sativa 'Great Lakes'
Other names: Lettuce 'Great Lakes', Iceberg lettuce 'Great Lakes', Crisphead lettuce 'Great Lakes'
Variety or cultivar: 'Great Lakes' _ 'Great Lakes' is an edible lettuce with round heads of large, crisp, dark green outer leaves and light green inner leaves.
Lactuca sativa 'Great Lakes' is: Deciduous
Foliage: Dark-green in Spring; Dark-green in Summer
Habit: Clump-forming, Irregular
Diseases: Good Mildew resistance.
Propagation: Start from seed in early spring or late summer.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Lactuca sativa 'Great Lakes' (Lettuce 'Great Lakes') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.25m after 1-2 years.
Suggested uses: Add to salads, Beds and borders, Flavouring food and drinks
Cultivation: Plant in fertile, moist and non-acidic soil in sun. Ensure there is adequate humus and moisture in the soil.
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|Soil types:||Loamy, Sandy|
|Soil pH:||Alkaline, Neutral|
|Hardiness:||Hardy (H4), Tender in frost (H3)|
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