Tom Thumb is a miniature green butterhead lettuce that is crisp, tender and flavorful. It forms tennis ball size heads that blanche to creamy white at their center. It tolerates high temperatures once mature. This is an excellent choice for farmers markets, home gardeners and containers. 55 days.
15,000 seeds/oz.; 7-14 days, 50-70°F.
Can be started early indoors or directly in the garden. Grows best in cool weather, 55-60°F.
Seeds go dormant at temperatures above 85°F.