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Botanical name: Lactuca sativa 'Trocadero'
Other names: Lettuce 'Trocadero' , Butterhead lettuce 'Trocadero' , Lactuca sativa 'Big Boston', Lactuca sativa 'Tate's Forcing White', Lactuca sativa 'Giant White Forcing'
Variety or cultivar: 'Trocadero' _ 'Trocadero' is an early maturing, edible lettuce with compact heads of curly, red- or brown-flushed, light green leaves with dark red or brown patches and pale yellow hearts ready for harvest in spring and summer.
Lactuca sativa 'Trocadero' is: Deciduous
Foliage: Light green in Spring; Light green in Summer
Habit: Clump-forming, Irregular
Diseases: Good Mildew resistance.
Propagation: Start from seed 4 to 6 weeks before average last frost date. . REGISTER to read more...
Propagation methods: Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Lactuca sativa 'Trocadero' (Lettuce 'Trocadero' ) 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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