Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds
Package of Johnny's Selected Seeds

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Cold Tolerant

Cold Tolerant

Variety does well at lower temperatures and may even be frost hardy.

Performs Well in Protected Culture

Performs Well in Protected Culture

Variety does especially well when started in, or grown in, a protected environment.

Salad Mix Component

Salad Mix Component

A mixture of lettuce and greens with different colors, flavors and textures, harvested at a tender, baby, bite-size stage. For fresh salads.

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419

Product ID: 419

The ideal winter salad item.

This versatile, vigorous, mildew-resistant variety is excellent at a time of year when greens become scarce. Long, oval, glossy green leaves form tight rosettes. Flavor is mild and slightly nutty. Unsized seeds. Packet: 500 seeds.

Product Price Qty
419Packet  $3.65 
41910,000 Seeds  $8.80 
41925,000 Seeds  $18.00 
419100,000 Seeds  $52.00 
419500,000 Seeds  $205.00 
4191,000,000 Seeds  $360.00 

Quick Facts

Days to Maturity or Bloom:   50

Plant Cycle:   (A)  

Product Symbols:

Cold Tolerant   Performs Well in Protected Culture   Salad Mix Component  

Shipping Information & Notes

8135 | Salad Mix Production

Growing Information

Greens, Mache



CULTURE: Mache, also known as "corn salad" or "lamb's lettuce", grows well in cool or mild weather conditions. Mache can be planted anytime soil temperatures range from 41-68°F (5-20°C). Do not sow if soil temperatures have exceeded 68°F (20°C). At temperatures greater than 70°F (21°C) the seed will go dormant. In northern latitudes mache can be grown year-round utilizing open field, cold greenhouse, and high tunnel systems. In southern areas mache is adapted for open field winter production. Sow 1" apart in rows 4-18" apart. Mache germinates slowly in 10-14 days.
HARVEST: Cut young rosettes (entire plants) at the root attachment when 2-3" tall. Mache can be used alone, or as a component of a salad mix.
AVG. DIRECT SEEDING RATE: 750'/oz., 5 1/4 lb./acre at 36 seeds/ft. in rows 12" apart. Up to double this rate is often used.
SEED SPECS: SEEDS/OZ.: Avg. 17,000.
PACKET: 500 seeds sows 16' at 30 seeds/ft.


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