Rouge d'Hiver Lettuce (Red Romaine)
60 days. Delicious, flavorful lettuce brings color and zest to salads. Heirloom, red Romaine-type from France. Listed in Vilmorin’s Vegetable Garden Book from 1885. Red and green leaves turn a deeper shade of red in cold weather.
- 4-8 hours of Sun
- Sprouts in 7-10 Days
- Ideal Temperature: 60-80 Degrees F
- Seed Depth: 1/4"
- Plant Spacing: 8"
- Frost Hardy: Yes
- Lactuca sativa
Growing Tips: Sow in thick bands for baby greens or space farther apart for head lettuce. Best grown as a spring or fall crop in most areas.