Organic Ella Kropf Lettuce, pre 1930 Heirloom

$3.25 $3.75 -14% OFF

Organic Ella Kropf Lettuce, pre 1930 Heirloom

$3.25 $3.75 -14% OFF
Add to Wishlist
Product description

The Seed Savers Exchange - Donated to SSE in 2005 by Maynard Kropf, grandson of Amish Mennonites Samuel and Ella May Kropf. They acquired it circa 1930 from a man in Stewardson, Illinois, and it became a family favorite. Tender green softball-sized heads with round leaves and a pleasantly sweet flavor. Butterhead, 50-60 days.

Characteristics: 

  • Organic
  • Heads grow to the size of a softball
  • Soft texture and sweet flavor
  • Butterhead lettuce
  • 50-60 days
  • 500 Seeds
  •  

    Instructions - Sow continuously for a constant supply of lettuce. Best grown in cooler weather. Plant in full sun or partial shade.

    Direct Seed 1" apart

    Plant 1/4" deep

    Germinate 7-14 days

    Thin 6-8" apart

    Firefly Farm & Mercantile may substitute suppliers based on availability.

    Easy To Do Business With - Firefly Farm & Mercantile, LLC Amazon American Express Apple Pay Diners Club Discover Facebook Pay Google Pay Mastercard PayPal Shop Pay Venmo Visa