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Lettuce

Lettuce (Lactuca sativa)

Nothing beats the flavor of fresh, home grown vegetables! Produces crisp, flavorful leaves in an assortment of colors and textures. A must for every vegetable garden.

Lettuce Leaf Basil

Lettuce Leaf Basil (Ocimum basilicum crispum)

This is a tried-and-true, heirloom basil that dates back to the late 1800s. The huge leaves have a crinkled-texture that adds great interest in the garden. The aromatic leaves have a pungent fragrance and impart a rich, sweet flavor to meals. The large foliage can be chopped and used…

Oak Leaf Lettuce

Oak Leaf Lettuce 'Red Fire' (Lactuca sativa)

‘Red Fire’ can turn an ordinary salad into gourmet cuisine. The fancy, oak-shaped leaves and red-tinged foliage add rich color and texture. The flavor is sweet and buttery, without bitterness. Plants hold up well under hot conditions and display good disease resistance.

Red Leaf Lettuce

Red Leaf Lettuce 'Red Sails' (Lactuca sativa)

Tasty bronze-red crinkled leaves are high in nutritional value and add beautiful color to salads and sandwiches. A great choice for small space gardens or grown in containers. This All America Selections winner is a durable performer and very slow to bolt. Plant new crops about every…

Red Oakleaf Lettuce

Red Oakleaf Lettuce 'Red Oakleaf' (Lactuca sativa)

Red Oakleaf lettuce can turn an ordinary salad into gourmet cuisine. The fancy, oak-shaped leaves and red-tinged foliage add rich color and texture. The flavor is mild and buttery. Plants hold up well under hot conditions and display good disease resistance.

Romaine Lettuce

Romaine Lettuce 'Coastal Star' (Lactuca sativa)

This plant produces a loose head of dark green, smooth leaves that have a delicious crunchy texture. Individual leaves can be harvested starting at 30 days after planting or a full head of leaves can be harvested at 55 to 60 days after planting the seeds. Most Lettuce grows best in…

Romaine Lettuce

Romaine Lettuce 'Ideal Cos' (Lactuca sativa)

Produces slightly savoyed, medium green leaves. Slow to bolt. This is a great choice for small-space gardens because the foliage is tightly folded and upright. Most lettuce grows best in cooler weather so plan on two crops, one for early spring and another for late summer.

Romaine Lettuce

Romaine Lettuce (Lactuca sativa)

Romaine lettuce is the classic lettuce used to make Caesar salad. This is a great choice for small-space gardens because the foliage is tightly folded and upright. Romaine lettuce is slow to bolt and disease resistant as well. Most lettuce grows best in cooler weather so plan on two…

Romaine Lettuce

Romaine Lettuce 'Parris Island Cos' (Lactuca sativa)

‘Parris Island’ was developed in a joint effort by the USDA and Clemson University in the 1950’s. It’s named after Parris Island, off the coast of South Carolina. One of the most durable lettuce varieties for hot, humid weather, with good disease resistance, and it’s a…