Lettuce Plants

red lettuce

Zone 33966 | Anonymous added on March 26, 2018 | Answered

I planted red lettuce on a high bedding, I water always, but I see no growth. Don know what I am doing wrong. I live in florida, temperature is on 60 in the morning , 80 middle day. Thank you.

A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Answered on March 27, 2018

Did the seeds germinate and begin growing, but then die? In that case, overwatering could be the problem. Once they start to grow, seedlings should be watered less (though they shouldn't dry out entirely) to prevent a disease called damping off:

If that's not the problem, you could have excessive salt in the water or soil, or toxins in the soil. This is likely if nothing else will grow in the spot either.

Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Lettuce Plants
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Learn From
Your Peers on
Our Blog

Visit Our Blog

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More