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Lactuca Sonchifolia hardy perennials


Lactuca Sonchifolia hardy perennialsThe Lactuca Sonchifolia, also known as Sow Thistle-Leaved Lettuce, is an ornamental, but not handsome, hardy perennial, with leaves one feet in length and nine inch in breadth. It is of neat habit and enjoys the sunshine.

A deeply-dug, sandy loam suits it, and it may be increased by seed or division of the roots. The Lactuca Sonchifolia flowers are produced from September till frost sets in. Their height is about two feet.