Lettuce

Lettuce

(Lactuca sativa) An Old World crop, appreciated since ancient times, that requires cooler temperatures to grow really well. Sow in place in the garden as early in spring as soil may be worked— seeds sprout and grow whenever mild weather predominates. Or start indoors and set out acclimated seedlings 2-4 weeks before last frost date. Succession plant lettuce for a continual crop, but avoid long days and heat of early-mid summer. May be grown right through the winter where the weather is mild, or under row cover, cold frames, etc. Lettuce is healthy and rich in Vitamins A & C.

 
 
Little Gem Lettuce

Little Gem Lettuce LT116

50 days. Very small, green, romaine-type. One of the very best-tasting... Read More
         
 
 
$2.25
 
Tom Thumb Lettuce

Tom Thumb Lettuce LT102

60 days. An heirloom lettuce that dates to the 1850's. It makes small cabbage-like... Read More
         
 
 
$1.50
 
Red Romaine Lettuce

Red Romaine Lettuce LT115

Delicious, flavorful lettuce brings color and zest to salads. The red coloring... Read More
         
 
 
$2.25
 
lt154

Butter King Lettuce LT154

65 days. The pale green leaves are soft and, yes, buttery; the heads are... Read More
         
 
 
$2.25
 
Lettuce

Merlot Lettuce LT158

55 days. (Also known as “Galactic.”) Reputed to be absolutely the darkest... Read More
         
 
 
$3.00
 
Cimmaron Lettuce

Cimmaron Lettuce LT122

65 days. Very nice, deep red, romaine-type heads; good resistance to bolting.... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
Brune D'Hiver Lettuce

Brune D'Hiver Lettuce LT139

Compact, hardy, French butterhead-type lettuce that was introduced in 1855.... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
Amish Deer Tongue Lettuce

Amish Deer Tongue Lettuce LT125

50 days. Medium-green, triangular leaves are perfect for baby salad greens.... Read More
         
 
 
$2.50
 
Lollo Rossa Lettuce

Lollo Rossa Lettuce LT127

60 days. Very curled leaves are light green with stunning bright red edges.... Read More
         
 
 
$2.50
 
Sunset Lettuce

Sunset Lettuce LT112

60 days. Super deep, beautiful red! A great variety for home and market... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
Lettuce

Rouge d'Hiver Lettuce LT105

60 days.Heirloom, red romaine-type from France. Listed in Vilmorin's Vegetable... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
Chadwick's Rodan Lettuce

Chadwick's Rodan Lettuce LT137

This variety was developed by the legendary Alan Chadwick, the English... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
Henderson's Black Seed Lettuce

Henderson's Black Seed Lettuce LT108

60 days. Introduced in the 1870's by Peter Henderson & Co. Sweet and tender... Read More
         
 
 
$2.50
 
Tennis Ball Lettuce

Tennis Ball Lettuce LT164

55 days. Rather loose heads are petite, 6-8 inches in diameter, Bibb or... Read More
         
 
 
$2.50
 
Grandpa Admire's Lettuce

Grandpa Admire's Lettuce LT151

60 days. This heat-tolerant butterhead type has been lovingly preserved... Read More
         
 
 
$2.50
 
Gentilina Lettuce

Gentilina Lettuce LT130

Lovely, bright green, frizzled, leafy heads that are very ruffled. Good... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
Iceberg Lettuce

Iceberg Lettuce LT110

Compact, medium-large heads, very crisp. Introduced in 1894. The classic... Read More
         
 
 
$1.50
 
Flame Lettuce

Flame Lettuce LT113

60 days. A unique, red leaf lettuce that is great for the new high-class... Read More
         
 
 
$2.50
 
Bronze Beauty

Bronze Beauty Lettuce LT149

40-50 days, leaf-type. Also known as Bronze Arrowhead. All-America Award... Read More
         
 
 
$2.25
 
lt157

Flashy Butter Oak Lettuce LT157

55 days. Here’s a newer lettuce introduction that combines crimson-red... Read More
         
 
 
$3.00
 
Parris Island Cos Lettuce

Parris Island Cos Lettuce LT101

70 days. A tasty romaine-type. Uniform heads are pale cream-green inside,... Read More
         
 
 
$1.50
 
Crisp Mint Lettuce

Crisp Mint Lettuce LT150

60-65 days. Romaine type. Large, succulent, mint-green outer leaves surround... Read More
         
 
 
$2.50
 
Lettuce

Flashy Butter Gem Lettuce LT160

70 days. Nearly full-sized Romaine type dappled in a lovely, deep crimson.... Read More
         
 
 
$3.00
 
May Queen Lettuce

May Queen Lettuce LT118

60 days. Early maturing butterhead lettuce for the earliest spring plantings.... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
 
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