LETTUCES

Family: COMPOSITAE

 

1. Crop common name: LETTUCE
2. Specific name: Letuca sativa
3. Variety/s: Great lakes 118, Ice queen & Saladin
4. Variety type: Hybrids
5. Maturity period: 45-55 days
6. Grain/Fruit/Leave color:
  Leave colour
Great lakes 118 Bright green
Ice queen Bright green
Saladin Bright green
7. Areas successfully cultivated: Well grown all regions of Somalia
8. Specific resistances: Resistant to high soil PH and tolerant lettuce mosaic virus

 

 

SEEDS UNIT PER GRAM

 

SOW (KG/HA)

 

DEPTH OF SOWING

 (CM)

 

DISTANCE (CM)

 

GERMINATION (DAYS)

 

DIRECT SOWING

 

TRANSPLANT

 

ROW –ROW

 

PLANT –PLANT

 

800-900

 

3-4

 

0,9

 

0,3-0,5

 

30-45

 

25-35

 

5-8