Organic Tom Thumb Lettuce

$3.29

Tom Thumb is the oldest American lettuce variety around, and still a crowd pleaser. These smaller heads carry a sweet, delicate flavor that shines in the kitchen or is delicious enough to snack on straight from the garden. This variety also grows well in pots and containers, making it approachable for even the windowsill gardener.

Plant Preferences:

Lettuce seeds will not germinate in high temperatures, so these seeds to best if planted in cooler weather or started inside. If planting in the heat, cool the soil by supplying sufficient irrigation and plant in partial shade.

When to Sow:

Sow seeds in the cool weather of spring, fall, or mild winter. If started seeds inside, sow 4 to 6 weeks before transplanting.

Harvest:

Harvest full size heads before they begin to elongate by cutting at the base of the plant.

Days to Maturity:

45-60 days with full to partial sun

Sowing Depth:

1/8”

Plant Spacing:

Space seeds 6-8” apart

The journey of growing your own plants from seeds is rewarding, but can also have its challenges. That’s why we at Sweet Yards want to help you succeed by providing any and all support you need along the way. Explore our growing guides for additional info and feel free to contact us with any questions.

At Sweet Yards we want to give you the biggest bloom for your buck. That’s why we’re proud to offer you the freshest seeds in quantities that work for you as well as any additional education or support you need along the way.

We're so confident that you'll have success with our seeds that we guarantee they’ll germinate or we'll give you a full refund within 30 days of purchase, no questions asked.

Details:

Plant Preferences:

Lettuce seeds will not germinate in high temperatures, so these seeds to best if planted in cooler weather or started inside. If planting in the heat, cool the soil by supplying sufficient irrigation and plant in partial shade.

When to Sow:

Sow seeds in the cool weather of spring, fall, or mild winter. If started seeds inside, sow 4 to 6 weeks before transplanting.

Harvest:

Harvest full size heads before they begin to elongate by cutting at the base of the plant.

Days to Maturity:

45-60 days with full to partial sun

Sowing Depth:

1/8”

Plant Spacing:

Space seeds 6-8” apart

Growing Guide:

The journey of growing your own plants from seeds is rewarding, but can also have its challenges. That’s why we at Sweet Yards want to help you succeed by providing any and all support you need along the way. Explore our growing guides for additional info and feel free to contact us with any questions.

Our Guarantee:

At Sweet Yards we want to give you the biggest bloom for your buck. That’s why we’re proud to offer you the freshest seeds in quantities that work for you as well as any additional education or support you need along the way.

We're so confident that you'll have success with our seeds that we guarantee they’ll germinate or we'll give you a full refund within 30 days of purchase, no questions asked.