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Dobies Growing Guides
Vegetable Garden Planner
One of the sweetest of all lettuces. Halfway between a cos and cabbage lettuce, with deep green, crisp, fleshy hearts. Resistant to Root Aphid. Sow March-July. Row 15m (50'). RHS Award of Garden Merit winner. Summer 'Cos' variety. Maturing time approximately 10-14 weeks from sowing.
Resistance to Disease:True
Aftercare - Easy:True
Aftercare - Moderate:False
Aftercare - High:False
RHS Award of Garden Merit:True
Likes Acidic Soil:False
Beds & Borders:True
Greenhouse, Glass House or Home:True
Prefers Full Sun:True
Sow outdoors from March-July at fortnightly intervals to ensure a regular supply. Sow in rows 30cm (12") apart and 1.25cm (½") deep and thin the plants to 23-30cm (9-12") apart. For over-wintered supplies choose 'Valdor' and sow seed outdoors late August-early September.
HEALTH BENEFITS: Source of beta-carotene/vitamin A (For growth, healthy hair, skin, bones, teeth and eyes as well as resistance to respiratory infections) - especially darker green leaves. Reputed to have a sedative effect.
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Dobies, Long Road, Paignton, Devon TQ4 7SX