Lettuce - Romaine - Little Gem
Lettuce - Romaine - Little Gem

Lettuce - Romaine - Little Gem

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Little Gem Lettuce - Your Survival Garden Essential

About Little Gem Lettuce

Little Gem Lettuce is a nutritious and essential addition to any survival garden. As a Romaine lettuce variety, it boasts some of the highest nutritional value among lettuce varieties. These non-GMO seeds produce upright, tall heads of lettuce that are ready to harvest in just 65 to 70 days. Little Gem Lettuce is known for its resistance to mosaic virus, and its leaves offer a mildly sweet flavor. The midribs are delightfully crunchy and juicy. With their elevated chlorophyll content, Romaine lettuces like Little Gem are among the most nutritious of all lettuce varieties, making them an excellent choice for your survival garden.

Why Little Gem Lettuce Is Ideal for Survival Gardens

Little Gem Lettuce is a superb choice for survival gardens due to its nutritional value, quick maturity, and resilience. With a maturity period of 65-70 days, you'll have a fast source of fresh, nutritious lettuce. This variety's resistance to mosaic virus adds to its reliability. The mildly sweet flavor and crunchy midribs make it a delightful addition to your garden and your meals.

Planting Little Gem Lettuce Seeds

Planting Little Gem Lettuce seeds is a straightforward process. Sow the seeds directly in well-drained soil in your garden or raised beds. These adaptable seeds thrive in various garden conditions and will soon yield nutritious lettuce heads.

Caring for Parris Island Cos Lettuce Plants

Little Gem Lettuce plants are relatively low-maintenance. They prefer full sun and well-drained soil. Keep the soil consistently moist to ensure healthy growth and a steady supply of fresh lettuce.

Harvesting Little Gem Lettuce

After just 65-70 days, Little Gem Lettuce is ready for harvest. The tall heads of lettuce offer a nutritious and mildly sweet flavor. Use the crunchy and juicy midribs to enhance your salads and other culinary creations.

Survival Benefits

  • Quick Maturity: With a maturity period of 65-70 days, Little Gem Lettuce provides a relatively fast source of fresh and nutritious greens in survival situations.

  • Nutritional Value: Romaine lettuces like Little Gem are known for their elevated chlorophyll content and nutritional value, providing a healthy addition to your meals.

  • Resistance to Mosaic Virus: Little Gem Lettuce's resistance to mosaic virus enhances its reliability in your survival garden.

Include Little Gem Lettuce in your survival garden, and you'll enjoy a nutritious and flavorful source of fresh greens, ready for a variety of culinary uses in just 65-70 days.

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