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Premium Seeds of Iceberg Lettuce Ice Queen, unbelievably tasty

Premium Seeds of Iceberg Lettuce Ice Queen, unbelievably tasty
Premium Seeds of Iceberg Lettuce Ice Queen, unbelievably tasty
  • Model: S000868
  • Packing / number of seeds: 8 g (5600 - 7200 seeds).
  • Sowing rate.
  • Harvest: Lettuces are ready to eat in about 70 days from the date of sowing.
  • Sowing period: From 01.03 to 20.03 - spring sowing, from 20.10 to 25.10 - autumn sowing.
  • Transplanting period: Transplant when 2 to 3 leaves are formed. Usually sown directly.
  • Cultivation scheme.
  • 70 to 75 days.
  • Fruit characteristics: Forms light green medium-sized heads, with high density, leaves are juicy and crisp, heads weigh between 200 and 220 g. Very sweet to taste.

From our online shop you can order Iceberg lettuce seeds Ice Queen. This extremely tasty lettuce variety is characterised by large heads, high density and light green leaves with slightly pointed and curled edges. Named after the Italian Regina dei ghiacci, meaning 'Queen of the Ice', this lettuce variety is very crisp, fresh and juicy.

The method of sowing the seeds of the Iceberg lettuce variety Ice Queen is as follows: for spring production sow in greenhouses, in which case the soil temperature should be at least 3 degrees. A few seeds, 2 or 3 at a time, are put in and thinned when they germinate, leaving only one 25 cm apart. Cover the seeds with a very fine layer of soil (about 1 cm) and press lightly with your hand.

If you wish to sow directly outdoors, you should be aware that this is done in beds. A depth of about one and a half centimetres is needed. To begin with, place one seed at a time 3 to 4 cm apart in the beds and the distance between the rows should be about 40 cm.

The growing period of this variety of Iceberg lettuce is 70 to 75 days, after which harvesting can begin.

It turns out that iceberg lettuce is an extremely useful vegetable, in 100 g of it there is only 0.10 grams of fat. For this it is often used in various types of diets. Like most leafy greens, Iceberg Ice Queen contains in it a lot of vitamins, for example - K and B9, also a large amount of water.

We at online shop advise that before you decide to attack the delicious salad prepared with Iceberg lettuce Ice Queen, you should wash it thoroughly under running water beforehand, as well as remove the outermost leaves. Seasoning can be done with olive oil. You can naturally add freshly squeezed lemon juice as well as sprinkle with Himalayan salt. Adding another type of vegetable is also advisable, according to taste. For example, add tomato, cucumber as well as another type of salad. It is also possible to experiment with pieces of chicken in a salad, it will be a well filling and tasty dish. The leaves of the crisp vegetable Ice Queen can be used as a garnish for local dishes.

For vegetarian lovers, iceberg lettuce is an extremely good match, in combination with various sprouts and other healthy meat-free ingredients.

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