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Nelson lettuce seed
  • Nelson lettuce seed


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Discover the Superior Quality of Nelson Lettuce Seeds: Ideal for Baby Leaf and Whole Head Production


    Lactuca sativa


    65 Days


    Half-hardy Annual

  • Plant Size

    Height Up To 15cm (5.9in) Spread Up To 25cm (9.8in)

  • Hardiness & Longevity

    Half-Hardy Annual

  • Ideal For

    Any location including trays

  • Position In

    Sun or Semi Shade


Nelson Lettuce Seeds

Meticulously developed for baby leaf production. Each variety boasts a unique blend of vibrant color, crisp texture, and exceptional mildew resistance, ensuring robust and healthy growth. Our seeds are versatile, perfect for whole-head production or creating exquisite baby leaf mixes.

With Nelson lettuce, experience the epitome of garden-fresh lettuce, including our standout dark green Batavian type, celebrated for its thick, crunchy, and artistically wavy-edged leaves.

Ideal for gardeners and commercial growers alike, Nelson Lettuce Seeds are your key to a lush, bountiful harvest.

Common Questions

What makes Nelson Lettuce Seeds unique for baby leaf production?

Nelson Lettuce Seeds are specially developed for baby leaf production, offering a range of varieties with vibrant colors, crisp textures, and high resistance to mildew. Their adaptability for both baby leaf and whole head production makes them a unique choice for gardeners and commercial growers.

Can Nelson Lettuce Seeds be used in lettuce mixes?

Absolutely! Nelson Lettuce Seeds are ideal for creating bespoke baby leaf lettuce mixes. Their varieties can be used separately or mixed with other baby leaf lettuce types, adding diversity and quality to your lettuce blends.

What are the characteristics of the Batavian type Nelson Lettuce?

The Batavian type Nelson Lettuce is known for its distinct dark green color, thick and crunchy texture, and wavy-edged leaves. This variety stands out for its robust flavor and is a favorite among those seeking a lettuce with both aesthetic appeal and nutritional value.

Product Features

Germination Time
7 - 10 Days
Sowing Method
Start in Pots or Trays
Days to Maturity
30 Days
Grow in Greenhouse
Optional for Overwinter Crop
Number of Seeds Per Packet
Recommended Soil pH
6.0 - 6.5


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