Lettuce Salad Bowl

Forms large, lime-green rosettes of delicate, tender, deep-notched oak-like leaves.

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Description

(Lactuca sativa)

Forms large, lime-green rosettes of delicate, tender, deep-notched oak-like leaves.

Growing Tips

Lettuces are easily grown in any moist but well drained, humis rich soil in full sun or part shade. For tender succulent leaves, ensure soil remains moist.

Use

It is most often grown as a leaf vegetable. In many countries, it is typically eaten cold and raw, in salads, hamburgers, tacos, and many other dishes. In some places, including China, lettuce is typically eaten cooked and use of the stem is as important as use of the leaf. By varying the greens in your salads, you can enhance the nutritional content as well as vary the tastes and textures.

Herb Attributes

Harvest Harvest leaves regularly all year round.
Position Part to Full Sun
Height 30cm
Lifespan Biennial