Soft, silky texture and small, rose-like heads. 

Quick growth makes for good flavors and tenderness, so assure water and fertility. Likes a moderately good, loose well-drained soil. Water regularly. Lettuce seed doesn’t germinate when the temperature reaches 85 degrees. In summer heat, sow in the evening, water well, and give some shade. To reset the seed put in airtight jar in refrigerator for 4 days.Lactuca sativa C,W/Matures 11-13/Harvest 1-3/Yield 135-540/Spacing 8-9' or 12"
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European heirloom, this is bred for winter growth and resistance to the rots and mildew that wet winter weather can bring. Vigorous and fast-growing, to outg...
  • Days to maturity: 60-70
  • Spacing: 9-12
  • When to plant: Winter
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Summer butterhead type from Israel, bred to be slow-bolting and maintain quality in intense heat. Large, dark-green, compact heads that are very sweet. A sta...
  • Days to maturity: 60-70
  • Spacing: 9-12
  • Germination days: 2-15
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AAS. Compact green heads with crisp pale heart, almost like a combination of butterhead and romaine. One of the most popular garden lettuces, crisper than ot...
  • Days to maturity: 50-75
  • Spacing: 9-12
  • Germination days: 2-15
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Grandpa Admire's Lettuce

Large red/green heads hold their sweet flavor even in extreme heat. In 1977, 90-year-old Chloe Lowry gave The Seed Saver's Exchange the lettuce she got...
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  • Days to maturity: 60
  • Germination days: 2-15
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Hungarian Pink Winter Butterhead Lettuce

This old European heirloom is one of the most beautiful vegetables we've seen. Round green heads, larger and firmer than most butterheads, brushed with pink....
  • Spacing: 9-12
  • When to plant: Winter
  • Days to maturity: 60