Lettuce- Green Amish Deer Tongue Leaf (Heirloom)
Lettuce- Green Amish Deer Tongue Leaf (Heirloom)

Lettuce- Green Amish Deer Tongue Leaf (Heirloom)

Brand: Whitwam Organics
Item Number: 3007-01

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Lettuce- Green Amish Deer Tongue (Heirloom)

Lactuca sativa

The Green Amish Deer Tongue (also known as Matchless) is a popular Amish loose leaf heirloom, with long triangular leaves and a sharp, robust flavor. Green Deer Tongue is moderately heat tolerant which makes it a bit less prone to bolting, but I would still grow this one when it's cool to cold outside.

Days to germination 3-12 days
Days to maturity 45-55 days
Life cycle annual
Plant time/Harvest Plant seeds outdoors when night temperatures are in the 60's. Continue to plant is succession until late Winter
Spacing 10-12 in.
Sun full sun or part shade in late spring
Soil temperature 35-75  degrees F.
Optimum soil P.H 6.1-7.5
Height 9-15 in.

Lettuce- Green Amish Deer Tongue (Heirloom)

Lactuca sativa

The Green Amish Deer Tongue (also known as Matchless) is a popular Amish loose leaf heirloom, with long triangular leaves and a sharp, robust flavor. Green Deer Tongue is moderately heat tolerant which makes it a bit less prone to bolting, but I would still grow this one when it's cool to cold outside.

Days to germination 3-12 days
Days to maturity 45-55 days
Life cycle annual
Plant time/Harvest Plant seeds outdoors when night temperatures are in the 60's. Continue to plant is succession until late Winter
Spacing 10-12 in.
Sun full sun or part shade in late spring
Soil temperature 35-75  degrees F.
Optimum soil P.H 6.1-7.5
Height 9-15 in.