October 14, 2011
Growing backyard lettuce in Arizona
So I am trying something new today. I watched a video on how to prick out seedlings, which I hadn't really realized that you could, or should do, and I have started transplanting the seedlings that are big enough to move. I have also added a bit of protection, a paper coffee cup with the bottom cut off, which should be enough to re-route little wiener dog feet.
I have another 36 seedlings doing well in the little plastic greenhouse tray, and if this works, I will start to transplant them to the *official lettuce area*, which is near my dining room window. My goal is to create a *kitchen garden* that is just a few steps away from the door. Fresh lettuce is wonderful!
Posted by Brad Hall