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It’s Winter. Lettuce Eat!

February 10, 2012 Tags: , , Blog No comments

Lettuce is one of my favorite leaf greens to grow in my garden.  It is also one of the easiest crops that I grow.  The hardest thing about growing loose leaf lettuce in our area is keeping them cut back on a regular basis before they get bitter, and keeping them from bolting in hot summer weather.  This year, I have added a small challenge to growing lettuce in my garden… Growing it in the winter!  I decided to design and construct a lettuce box to grow fresh salad for consistent use throughout the winter. Read More