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Red Batavian

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Red Batavian


A beautiful cherry red loose leaf type with a small formed head and green base.

Available from

March to August


May to November

Growing Instructions

Plant 30cm apart in sheltered but sunny position in well drained soil. Keep well watered until established and in dry weather.


Plant every 3 weeks for a continuous supply. Water plants is in the morning. If cut lettuce starts to wilt, pop it into a bowl of iced water and it will come back to life.