Little Gem is a little darling that has sweet, crunchy heads that are only 6″ tall. The heads are tightly bunched and well blanched inside. They are so small the plants only need to be spaced 7″ apart in the rows. It is ideal in containers and hydroponics as well as the garden. Cold resistant and slow to bolt. 56 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.