Plants Available Spring And Summer 10 Multi Sown Plugs
The smallest lettuce. A compact, solid butterhead type with deliciously soft leaves just right for small families or restricted space. Lettuce Butterhead Tom Thumb can be grown as close as 15cm (6in.) apart and makes a useful early crop in a cold frame or cloches. Very fast growing, from an early spring Butterhead Tom Thumb will be the first variety to harvest.
When I was a child I grew this variety in my own little veg plot in our garden and when they were ready I used to pick the leaves off fill with half a spoon of sugar fold up the leaves and ate them -delicious no wonder I have a sweet tooth