Lettuce Grow’s Subscription Service Promises to Make Texas Gardening Much Simpler

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Actress Zooey Deschanel at the Lettuce Grow launch party.Growing plants in Texas involves a steep learning curve. Even if you grew up seeding and weeding at the side of a knowledgable green thumb, there’s a lot of collective wisdom to internalize before you’re harvesting your own vegetables. Our warmer winters mean an entirely different planting schedule than is suggested on the backs of seed packets. Scorching hot summers require vigilant water management. Plus the bugs more than live up to that old cliche that everything is bigger in our state. Lettuce Grow, a startup from Emmy- and Grammy-nominated actress and singer Zooey Deschanel (known for New Girl, 500 Days of Summer, and the musical duo She & Him) and her husband, entrepreneur Jacob Pechenik, is an attempt to make that curve a little less steep. On Sunday…View Original Post

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