Sow into a finely raked seedbed of warm, moist soil at a depth of 1.3cm (½"). Alternatively, sow into cell packs of compost under glass. Germination normally takes 7-12 days. Transfer plants, when large enough to handle into their final positions 30cm (12") apart each way for ‘baby’ heads, or 41cm (16") for larger heads. Sowing - Cropping: 12-16 weeks.
Ideal for beds and borders. HEALTH BENEFITS: A good source of vitamins A and C. CULINARY TIPS: Use all healthy outer, darker green leaves, as they contain most nutrients.