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{"id":6555860566131,"title":"Lettuce Seeds - Butterhead - Kagraner Sommer","handle":"lettuce-seeds-butterhead-kagraner-sommer","description":"\u003cp\u003e50-60 days. Non-GMO. Open-pollinated. Kagraner Sommer Lettuce Seeds from True Leaf Market produce a butterhead lettuce with light green leaves that is slow to bolt. Also known as Kagran Summer lettuce, this German heirloom lettuce grows medium-size head that are about 5-10” tall. The leaves can be harvested individually for early lettuce, or the entire head can be cut just above the soil when the lettuce is fully mature. These heirloom lettuce seeds are supplied by Mountain Valley Seed Co., a small, family-owned seed company known for supplying premium-quality seeds to both home growers and fresh market producers. ~25,000 seeds per ounce.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eGrowing Kagraner Sommer Lettuce Vegetable Garden Seeds\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLatin Name:\u003c\/strong\u003e \u003cem\u003eLactuca sativa\u003c\/em\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eOther Names:\u003c\/strong\u003e Kagran Summer Lettuce\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Maturity:\u003c\/strong\u003e 58 days\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHardiness Zone:\u003c\/strong\u003e Annual, not intended for overwintering. Suitable for all USDA hardiness zones.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlanting Depth:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1\/8”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 12”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eRow Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1-1\/2’\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eGrowth Habit:\u003c\/strong\u003e Butterhead-type lettuce with a loose head of tender, buttery leaves\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSoil Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Cool, moist, well-drained, loose soil with a pH of 6.2 to 6.8\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTemp Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Cool weather; adapted to slow bolting in midsummer heat\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLight Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Full sun, partial shade\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePests\/diseases:\u003c\/strong\u003e Aphids, leafminers, leafhoppers, cabbage loopers, cutworms, wireworms, slugs, damping off, downy mildew, mosaic, Fusarium\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eColor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Light green leaves\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eFlavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Buttery\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHeirloom Kagraner Sommer Lettuce Growth Habits:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eKagraner Sommer butterhead lettuce grows in a loose head of tender, pale green leaves that reach a height of between 5\" and 10\".\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eLettuce seeds can be directly sown in the garden, or started indoors 3 to 4 weeks before transplanting. Sow approximately 1\/8\" deep, or just under the soil surface, as lettuce seeds require light exposure for germination. Plant or sow in rows that are 1-1\/2' apart and transplant or thin seedlings to 12\" apart.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eBecause Kagraner Sommer lettuce has a shallow root system and takes up very little space, it is one of the best crops to grow in raised beds and containers. Be sure to water consistently but provide well-draining soil to prevent disease.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eVarious Uses for Non-GMO Kagraner Sommer Lettuce:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe tender leaves of Kagraner Sommer butterhead lettuce offer a buttery texture and mild flavor that is perfect for fresh salad. The leaves are also a delicious addition to sandwiches and burgers.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eKagraner Sommer Heirloom Lettuce Benefits:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eKagraner Sommer lettuce is slow to bolt, even during the heat of midsummer, making it easy to grow continuously as a succession crop throughout the growing season. Butterhead lettuces are generally a good source of vitamin A, vitamin K, folate, iron, potassium and other vitamins and minerals. In addition, Kagraner Sommer heirloom lettuce can help with hydration and help keep the digestive system healthy.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eAdditional Information:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eKagranger Sommer butterhead lettuce has a mild and buttery flavor. It originates from Germany, and is slow bolting. Heads are light green and medium sized. They grow to be 5-10” tall. Seeds can be sown indoors or directly ½” deep in fertile and sandy soil. 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Non-GMO. Open-pollinated. Kagraner Sommer Lettuce Seeds from True Leaf Market produce a butterhead lettuce with light green leaves that is slow to bolt. Also known as Kagran Summer lettuce, this German heirloom lettuce grows medium-size head that are about 5-10” tall. The leaves can be harvested individually for early lettuce, or the entire head can be cut just above the soil when the lettuce is fully mature. These heirloom lettuce seeds are supplied by Mountain Valley Seed Co., a small, family-owned seed company known for supplying premium-quality seeds to both home growers and fresh market producers. ~25,000 seeds per ounce.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003c!--split--\u003e\n\u003ch2\u003eGrowing Kagraner Sommer Lettuce Vegetable Garden Seeds\u003c\/h2\u003e\n\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https:\/\/www.trueleafmarket.com\/pages\/the-vegetable-growing-guide-from-true-leaf-market\" target=\"_blank\"\u003e\u003cstrong\u003eDownload Free Vegetable Growing Guide PDF\u003c\/strong\u003e\u003c\/a\u003e\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLatin Name:\u003c\/strong\u003e \u003cem\u003eLactuca sativa\u003c\/em\u003e\n\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eOther Names:\u003c\/strong\u003e Kagran Summer Lettuce\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eDays to Maturity:\u003c\/strong\u003e 58 days\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eHardiness Zone:\u003c\/strong\u003e Annual, not intended for overwintering. Suitable for all USDA hardiness zones.\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlanting Depth:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1\/8”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePlant Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 12”\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eRow Spacing:\u003c\/strong\u003e 1-1\/2’\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eGrowth Habit:\u003c\/strong\u003e Butterhead-type lettuce with a loose head of tender, buttery leaves\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eSoil Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Cool, moist, well-drained, loose soil with a pH of 6.2 to 6.8\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eTemp Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Cool weather; adapted to slow bolting in midsummer heat\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eLight Preference:\u003c\/strong\u003e Full sun, partial shade\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003ePests\/diseases:\u003c\/strong\u003e Aphids, leafminers, leafhoppers, cabbage loopers, cutworms, wireworms, slugs, damping off, downy mildew, mosaic, Fusarium\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eColor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Light green leaves\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e\n\u003cstrong\u003eFlavor:\u003c\/strong\u003e Buttery\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eHeirloom Kagraner Sommer Lettuce Growth Habits:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eKagraner Sommer butterhead lettuce grows in a loose head of tender, pale green leaves that reach a height of between 5\" and 10\".\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eLettuce seeds can be directly sown in the garden, or started indoors 3 to 4 weeks before transplanting. Sow approximately 1\/8\" deep, or just under the soil surface, as lettuce seeds require light exposure for germination. Plant or sow in rows that are 1-1\/2' apart and transplant or thin seedlings to 12\" apart.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eBecause Kagraner Sommer lettuce has a shallow root system and takes up very little space, it is one of the best crops to grow in raised beds and containers. Be sure to water consistently but provide well-draining soil to prevent disease.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eVarious Uses for Non-GMO Kagraner Sommer Lettuce:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eThe tender leaves of Kagraner Sommer butterhead lettuce offer a buttery texture and mild flavor that is perfect for fresh salad. The leaves are also a delicious addition to sandwiches and burgers.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eKagraner Sommer Heirloom Lettuce Benefits:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eKagraner Sommer lettuce is slow to bolt, even during the heat of midsummer, making it easy to grow continuously as a succession crop throughout the growing season. Butterhead lettuces are generally a good source of vitamin A, vitamin K, folate, iron, potassium and other vitamins and minerals. In addition, Kagraner Sommer heirloom lettuce can help with hydration and help keep the digestive system healthy.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eAdditional Information:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cp\u003eKagranger Sommer butterhead lettuce has a mild and buttery flavor. It originates from Germany, and is slow bolting. Heads are light green and medium sized. They grow to be 5-10” tall. Seeds can be sown indoors or directly ½” deep in fertile and sandy soil. After 15 days, transplant or thin seedlings to be 12” apart in rows 18” apart in full sun. Plant in the spring or fall. Be sure to keep soil moist especially until germination. For harvesting, pick leaves individually or cut the whole head 1” above the soil surface to promote regrowth. Leaves are great in salads and sandwiches.\u003c\/p\u003e\n\n\u003cbr\u003e\n\u003ch3\u003eSeeds Per Package:\u003c\/h3\u003e\n\u003cul\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 g - Approximately 900 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e0.25 oz - Approximately 6,250 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 oz - Approximately 25,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e4 oz - Approximately 100,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003cli\u003e1 lb - Approximately 400,000 Seeds\u003c\/li\u003e\n\u003c\/ul\u003e"}
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50-60 days. Non-GMO. Open-pollinated. Kagraner Sommer Lettuce Seeds from True Leaf Market produce a butterhead lettuce with light green leaves that is slow to bolt. Also known as Kagran Summer lettuce, this German heirloom lettuce grows medium-size head that are about 5-10” tall. The leaves can be harvested individually for early lettuce, or the entire head can be cut just above the soil when the lettuce is fully mature. These heirloom lettuce seeds are supplied by Mountain Valley Seed Co., a small, family-owned seed company known for supplying premium-quality seeds to both home growers and fresh market producers. ~25,000 seeds per ounce.

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  • Latin Name: Lactuca sativa
  • Other Names: Kagran Summer Lettuce
  • Days to Maturity: 58 days
  • Hardiness Zone: Annual, not intended for overwintering. Suitable for all USDA hardiness zones.
  • Planting Depth: 1/8”
  • Plant Spacing: 12”
  • Row Spacing: 1-1/2’
  • Growth Habit: Butterhead-type lettuce with a loose head of tender, buttery leaves
  • Soil Preference: Cool, moist, well-drained, loose soil with a pH of 6.2 to 6.8
  • Temp Preference: Cool weather; adapted to slow bolting in midsummer heat
  • Light Preference: Full sun, partial shade
  • Pests/diseases: Aphids, leafminers, leafhoppers, cabbage loopers, cutworms, wireworms, slugs, damping off, downy mildew, mosaic, Fusarium
  • Color: Light green leaves
  • Flavor: Buttery

Heirloom Kagraner Sommer Lettuce Growth Habits:

Kagraner Sommer butterhead lettuce grows in a loose head of tender, pale green leaves that reach a height of between 5" and 10".

Lettuce seeds can be directly sown in the garden, or started indoors 3 to 4 weeks before transplanting. Sow approximately 1/8" deep, or just under the soil surface, as lettuce seeds require light exposure for germination. Plant or sow in rows that are 1-1/2' apart and transplant or thin seedlings to 12" apart.

Because Kagraner Sommer lettuce has a shallow root system and takes up very little space, it is one of the best crops to grow in raised beds and containers. Be sure to water consistently but provide well-draining soil to prevent disease.


Various Uses for Non-GMO Kagraner Sommer Lettuce:

The tender leaves of Kagraner Sommer butterhead lettuce offer a buttery texture and mild flavor that is perfect for fresh salad. The leaves are also a delicious addition to sandwiches and burgers.


Kagraner Sommer Heirloom Lettuce Benefits:

Kagraner Sommer lettuce is slow to bolt, even during the heat of midsummer, making it easy to grow continuously as a succession crop throughout the growing season. Butterhead lettuces are generally a good source of vitamin A, vitamin K, folate, iron, potassium and other vitamins and minerals. In addition, Kagraner Sommer heirloom lettuce can help with hydration and help keep the digestive system healthy.


Additional Information:

Kagranger Sommer butterhead lettuce has a mild and buttery flavor. It originates from Germany, and is slow bolting. Heads are light green and medium sized. They grow to be 5-10” tall. Seeds can be sown indoors or directly ½” deep in fertile and sandy soil. After 15 days, transplant or thin seedlings to be 12” apart in rows 18” apart in full sun. Plant in the spring or fall. Be sure to keep soil moist especially until germination. For harvesting, pick leaves individually or cut the whole head 1” above the soil surface to promote regrowth. Leaves are great in salads and sandwiches.


Seeds Per Package:

  • 1 g - Approximately 900 Seeds
  • 0.25 oz - Approximately 6,250 Seeds
  • 1 oz - Approximately 25,000 Seeds
  • 4 oz - Approximately 100,000 Seeds
  • 1 lb - Approximately 400,000 Seeds
 
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