Friday, August 10, 2012
Green finger tips - germinating lettuce
Geminating Lettuce seed
These lettuce seedlings are two days old. Lettuce seed germinates best when exposed to light briefly before planting. The seedlings will germinate in 2 to 3 days.
Lettuce seedling developing
Twelve days later the first true leaves are visible. Once there is more growth, the seedlings will be ready to transplant.
Lettuce seedlings ready to be transplanted
After another 16 days the seedlings are ready to transplant.