Lettuce Parris Island Cos Vegetable Seeds


  • Popular Cos lettuce variety.
  • Fast and easy to grow.
  • Cut and come again.

Lettuce Parris Island Cos Vegetable Seeds

  • An heirloom, romaine variety that is suitable for commercial production.
  • Resistance to lettuce mosaic virus (LMV) and tipburn.
  • Moderate resistance to bolting.
  • Uniform, upright lettuce heads with a creamy, yellow heart and slightly, savoyed leaves.
  • Vigorous cos/romaine lettuce type.
  • Sweet, tender flavour.
  • Ideal for Caesar salads, sandwiches and wraps.

Growing Instructions

Row Spacing

50 cm apart

Plant Spacing

30 cm

Sowing Depth

0.4 cm

Germination Soil Temperature

8-22 °C

Germination Days

7 - 14 days

Days to Maturity

60 days (baby leaf after 21 days)

Planting Season

Plant in Spring and Autumn.


Full or part sun. Keep soil moist and well drained.

Life Cycle

Hardy annual.

Seed Germination Guarantee

Seed Guarantee

Seedmart Australia guarantees satisfactory germination rates for up to 3 months, after date of purchase. We offer a money back guarantee (or replacement) for seeds that have been stored correctly. To maintain the viability of your seeds, please store them in a cool, dry place. It is recommended that you store your seeds in an airtight container in your fridge.

Additional information

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Product specifications

  • Open pollinated seeds.
  • No chemical treatment.
  • Non GMO.
  • Botanical name: Lactuca sativa.
  • Variety: Parris Island (heirloom).
  • Seeds per gram: Approx. 800.
  • Please note: We do not ship seeds to Western Australia or Tasmania due to quarantine restrictions.