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what,if any lettuce will grow in a unheated greenhouse from now ?

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  • Ideally it's better to start winter salad etc. off earlier (August/September) so they get plenty of growth in the longer/warmer days, then you can harvest them through the winter. I haven't been very organised about that this year so might try and start some now as well. Pak Choi and similar Asian greens are a good choice for winter salad.

  • fidgetbonesfidgetbones Posts: 14,169

    I get the misticanza or saladisi  mixed leaves. Scatter the seed on a tray of compost and cut leaves as and when necessary.  Its not a hearted lettuce but a lot better than the bags of salad leaves you buy.

    You don't stop doing new things because you get old, you get old because you stop doing new things. <3
  • many thanks

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