Lactuca Sativa Var. Asparagina

100 SEEDS

Celtuce

Celtuce Seeds

Often called ‘Celery Lettuce’ or ‘Asparagus Lettuce’, the leaves of this unusual vegetable are like common lettuce, while the crisp celery tasting stems are harvested when approx 30cm long.

Very easy to grow and makes for a great choice if you are looking for something a little different in your garden.

Health & Culinary Notes

  • Young leaves are great as a salad.
  • Mature stems can an be pealed, sliced and eaten raw in salads, cooked in a stir fry or beautiful when steamed.
  • Good source of potassium and vitamin C.

 

$3.40

In stock

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Planting Guide

Seeds per packet

100

Sow

Direct/Punnets

Depth

5mm

Plant Spacing

40cm

Row Spacing

50cm

Position

Part or Full Sun

Height

30cm

Harvest

90 Days

Cool Climate

Sow in Jan-Dec

Temperate Climate

Sow in Sow in Mar-Nov

Hot/Arid Climate

Sow in Sow in Mar-Oct

Tropical Climate

Sow in Sow in Apr-Jun