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.

 
 
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
 
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
 
Forellenschluss Lettuce

Forellenschluss Lettuce

LT104
Old Austrian heirloom, the name means "speckled like a trout"; a superb,... Read More
         
 
 
$2.25
 
 
Lettuce

Rouge d'Hiver Lettuce

LT105
60 days.Heirloom, red romaine-type from France. Listed in Vilmorin's Vegetable... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
Big Boston Lettuce

Big Boston Lettuce

LT106
(Laitue Lorthols) First offered in this country by Peter Henderson & Co.... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
Merveille des Quatre Saisons Lettuce

Merveille des Quatre Saisons Lettuce

LT107
48 days. A pre-1885 French heirloom, crisp and tender. The fine flavored... Read More
         
 
 
$2.25
 
 
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
 
Oak Leaf Lettuce

Oak Leaf Lettuce

LT109
60 days. Introduced in 1771 by the French company Vilmorin. The tasty leaves... Read More
         
 
 
$2.50
 
Iceberg Lettuce

Iceberg Lettuce

LT110
Compact, medium-large heads, very crisp. Introduced in 1894. The classic... Read More
         
 
 
$1.50
 
 
Mignonette Bronze Lettuce

Mignonette Bronze Lettuce

LT111
60 days. Excellent for hot and tropical weather; slow to bolt; frilled... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
Sunset Lettuce

Sunset Lettuce

LT112
60 days. Super deep, beautiful red! A great variety for home and market... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
Flame Lettuce

Flame Lettuce

LT113
60 days. A unique, red leaf lettuce that is great for the new high-class... Read More
         
 
 
$2.50
 
 
Red Romaine Lettuce

Red Romaine Lettuce

LT115
Delicious, flavorful lettuce brings color and zest to salads. The red coloring... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
Little Gem Lettuce

Little Gem Lettuce

LT116
50 days. Very small, green, romaine-type. One of the very best-tasting... Read More
         
 
 
$2.25
 
Tango Lettuce

Tango Lettuce

LT117
50 days. The leaves look like endive with their deeply cut, crinkled appearance... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
 
May Queen Lettuce

May Queen Lettuce

LT118
60 days. Early maturing butterhead lettuce for the earliest spring plantings.... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
Petite Rouge Lettuce

Petite Rouge Lettuce

LT119
An exciting true baby red romaine! This cute specialty lettuce is hardy... Read More
         
 
 
$2.50
 
Cimmaron Lettuce

Cimmaron Lettuce

LT122
65 days. Very nice, deep red, romaine-type heads; good resistance to bolting.... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
 
Rubin Lettuce

Rubin Lettuce

LT123
Very deep maroon, loose leaf heads. A stunning addition to the garden and... Read More
         
 
 
$2.50
 
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
 
 
Rouge Grenobloise Lettuce

Rouge Grenobloise Lettuce

LT129
Beautiful red-tinted Batavian (Crisphead) lettuce,;the heads have excellent... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
Gentilina Lettuce

Gentilina Lettuce

LT130
Lovely, bright green, frizzled, leafy heads that are very ruffled. Good... Read More
         
 
 
$2.00
 
Lau's Pointed Leaf Lettuce

Lau's Pointed Leaf Lettuce

LT133
This variety was collected from Lau, a Chinese farmer in the highlands... Read More
         
 
 
$2.50
 
 
 
 
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