Lettuce - Crisp, Iceberg, Cos and Romaine

Lettuce - Crisp, Iceberg, Cos and Romaine

Lettuce - Crisp, Iceberg, Cos and Romaine
Lots of lovely lettuces to choose from which can give you crops over many months. Lettuces can be sown successfully in modules for planting out except in the summer when sowing in situ is better. Compact varieties can be grown in containers and window boxes. Lettuce is the mainstay of salads but with our varieties you can ring the changes in flavour, texture, form and colour.

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Enjoy luscious variety and limitless combinations of colour and form in your salads.  With butterhead, looseleaf, cos, crisp head and romaine varieties you will never be short of a tasty leaf or two!

One packet each of:

Black Seeded Simpson

Hanson   •   Parris Island

Super Red   •   White Boston

 

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Luscious variety, all yours for £1.85

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This French heirloom is gorgeous, tall and open, the ruffled leaves are a tasty and crunchy bright green treat. You can also enjoy this variety as a baby lettuce (from 5 weeks) if you just can’t wait! Price for 75 seeds.

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This charming heirloom produces a 25-30cm, deep-red head with good flavour and a crisp tender texture. Virtually impervious to bolting this has been a gardener’s favourite for many years. Price for 75 seeds
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This heirloom is known as 'Forellenschluss' (speckled like a trout), because the dark green leaves are splashed with irregular spots and patches of claret. A tasty and beautiful choice that you can cut for baby leaves in 4 weeks or leave to mature for about 8 weeks. Price for 75 seeds.
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Fabulous looks and it looks as good as it tastes!  The very wrinkled and crinkled leaves are in dramatic shades of burgundy and maroon.  It is heat resistant for summer growing yet can be sown from early spring right through to the autumn.  It is also slow to bolt allowing you to harvest as you need them.

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One of the most popular lettuce varieties, often sold for a premium but easy to grow. This is an older variety; the hearts are white while the green leaves have red tinges to them. Best as a summer harvest from spring sowing. Price for 75 seeds

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As these grow you can enjoy some as baby leaves while thinning them to let others develop their characteristic dense heads. Green on the outside with curly leaves that have fringed edges and a white heart on the inside. Crisp crunchy lettuce perfect for spring and summer sowing. Price for 75 seeds.

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One of the most popular lettuce varieties, often sold for a premium but easy to grow. This is an older variety; the hearts are white while the green leaves have red tinges to them. Best as a summer harvest from spring sowing. Price for 75 seeds.
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This is very crisp with a sweet flavour and forms small tight hearts. It is excellent to plant close spaced at 15-20cm apart, why not grow with Lettuce Tom Thumb, or interplant it with other crops Price for 75 seeds

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This AGM winner will grow with radiant shades of mahogany, red, and olive green: it both looks and tastes wonderful. The tightly wrapped centre is sweet and crunchy. Price for 75 seeds
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Once you taste these crunchy textured, dark green, intensely flavoured lettuces this will become one of your favourites. An AGM winning heirloom variety, Lobjoits qualities shine through. It is suitable for close planting, from early sowings this variety remains in prime condition once the summer warms up and you can sow again in late summer/early autumn for a second season of deliciousness! Price for 75 seeds.
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Not just a feast for the eyes: enjoy crisp, frilly, sweet leaves which are light green at the base and then deeply filled in dark wine red. Impressive. Price for 75 seeds.
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This very tasty heirloom from South Carolina dates back to the late 1800’s. It makes a large upright cylindrical plant about 25cm tall. It has tightly closed heads with crinkled light green outer leaves and pale hearts. Price for 75 seeds
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Beautiful lettuce with varying shades of red, bronze, light and dark green. The flavour is excellent so it should not come as a surprise that this is an heirloom (Rouge de Grenoble). It is cold tolerant but seems to still do well in the summer (making a good choice for cooler areas). It can also be treated as a cut-&-come-again. Price for 75 seeds.

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From baby leaf to full size upright heads Red Rosie has the looks of a star. Each leaf is both green, at the base, and moves into deep red colour further up. Very attractive at all stages. Very tasty as all stages too! Price for 75 seeds.

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We love heirloom varieties as the flavour can rarely be surpassed. This one hails from France, its name translates as ‘red of winter’ and it is indeed happier with cooler weather when the colour intensifies. One to sow in early spring and again in late autumn. We enjoyed it into the winter with an open ended cloche. Price for 75 seeds
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An ideal choice for a lettuce a day, slow to bolt Saladin stands well when ready for munching. This compact variety has tasty, succulent, dense hearts. An outstanding spring/summer lettuce that copes very well with the British climate. Price for 75 seeds 0.50
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In this case the name really does say it all: this lettuce is super, it is red and it is a romaine!  The long spoon shaped leaves, turning to ruby with green veins, grow into a loose conical shape that can be 25-30cm tall.  This is an incredible edible with flavour, crunch and colour.

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With wrinkled leaves surrounding a big, tight, crispy white heart; this is an outstanding iceberg type lettuce whether the summer is wet or dry. This is a welcome return for this ever popular, tasty and reliable variety. Price for 75 seeds 0.50

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This is a very versatile little lettuce and yes it can withstand the winter weather: sow September to November for lettuces with sweet hearts in March and April. Of course you can always sow from April onwards for lettuces through the summer too. An RHS winner Price for 75 seeds
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This variety has been a pleasure to grow and eat. The dense slim heads are composed of bright green wrinkled leaves, paler in the middle. Sweet and crunchy, the perfect one lettuce meal. Price for 75 seeds.

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