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Botanical name: Lactuca sativa 'Ice King'
Other names: Lettuce 'Ice King'
Variety or cultivar: 'Ice King' _ 'Ice King' is an annual vegetable that forms a tight, dense head with a solid heart and green and pale green leaves summer through autumn.
Lactuca sativa 'Ice King' is: Deciduous
Foliage: Green in Summer; Green in Autumn
Habit: Clump-forming, Irregular
Propagation: Sow every two weeks in summer to keep up with supply.. REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Lactuca sativa 'Ice King' (Lettuce 'Ice King') will reach a height of 0.3m and a spread of 0.3m 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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