Veggies- S53 Lettuce 'Maiko' (240-360 Seeds)
Veggies- S53 Lettuce 'Maiko' (240-360 Seeds)
Veggies- S53 Lettuce 'Maiko' (240-360 Seeds)
Veggies- S53 Lettuce 'Maiko' (240-360 Seeds)

Veggies- S53 Lettuce 'Maiko' (240-360 Seeds)

$5.40

S53 Lettuce 'Maiko' (240-360 Seeds)

Our all-time most popular and favorite variety among Singapore gardeners. Highly attractive and easy growing, it has gained its popularity quickly for its unusual, beautiful appearance followed by a crisp, sweet, smooth, and juicy flavor. Ideal for microgreens, baby leaf, and full maturity. Maiko forms opened heads with slightly wavy, firm, crunchy leaves that come in a beautiful burgundy color. Ideal for salads & garnish wraps or just as a snack. Can be grown in pots as decoratives due to its eye-catching appearance. Highly recommended to include in own home garden! Matures in 45-50 days.

HOW TO GROW

Planting: Year-round in tropical climates; in temperate climates plant in late spring-early summer, after the last frost, when soil is at least 65°F (18°C).

Soil: Fertile, well-drained soil, rich in organic matter.

Sowing depth: 25 inches (.6 cm) deep.

Spacing: At least 1 inch (2.5 cm) apart.

Light: Full sun. Does not tolerate shade well.

Watering: Water when needed to make sure the soil is well moist, but not soggy. 

Fertilizing: Highly recommended once/twice a week to support healthy growth.