4 months to reach maturity
Miner's Lettace Overview
A small succulent annual with racemes of white blooms. It grows naturally on moist disturbed waste ground in partial shade but equally on dry sandy light soils. It's young leaves can also be eaten.
How to propagate Miner's Lettace
Sow spring or autumn in situ. The seed usually germinates rapidly.
Special features of Miner's Lettace
In a cool acid soil under trees it usually self-sows freely and grows all year round
Other uses of Miner's Lettace
Flowers, Leaves, Roots
Edibles to Sow Under Cover in November
Grow these on a sunny windowsill or heated propagator for winter picking.
Vegetables to Grow Through Winter
These crops will keep growing throughout the winter if provided with some protection from the worst of the winter weather.