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Lettuce

Lettuce

Lactuca sativa - A veggie garden essential. Lettuce is fast and easy to grow, and one of the most rewarding crops for small spaces. Many of our lettuce varieties are loose leaf types, ideal for 'cut and come again' style harvests. We have some great bibb, romaine and iceberg types too.

Growing: With a little planning lettuce can be grown almost year round in Nova Scotia. I like to stagger my plantings, starting early spring and continuing until hot summer weather arrives in June. Lettuce bolts (goes to seed) during the heat of summer, but the harvest can be extended somewhat by planting later sowings in part shade and giving them plenty of water. Our best lettuce is often grown in fall; sow in August/September and extend the season into winter with cold frames or a greenhouse. Direct sow for baby leaves, or transplant for full heads.

  • Lettuce Mix

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    A colourful mix of all our favourite lettuces! Sow thickly for baby leaves, or space them out for cutting heads. Approx. 250 seeds (0.5 g)-Grown by...

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  • Butter King Lettuce

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    Soft and succulent green leaves. They form beautiful heads when given enough space to grow, or you can sow them more thickly for baby leaves. Devel...

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  • Drunken Woman Lettuce

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    One of our most delicious and beautiful lettuces. There must be story behind it's name, but it still remains a mystery. Tall heads of wavy leaves, ...

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  • Revelation Lettuce

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    Smooth, deepest dark-red leaf lettuce. Fantastic in a salad for it's striking contrast. Bred and selected for organic market garden conditions by S...

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  • Tennis Ball Lettuce

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    Bibb-type, with sweet and buttery leaves. Best grown as a head lettuce with enough space to size up. They form tennis ball sized heads, like mini-i...

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  • Blushed Butter Oak Lettuce

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    One of my favourite lettuces. Hardy and productive oakleaf that stays sweet and crisp into hot weather longer than most. Forms dense, open heads an...

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  • Italian Red Parella Lettuce

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    A farm favourite. In a purely unscientific taste test we agreed this was our tastiest lettuce! A sweet and crispy butterhead-type with beautiful re...

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  • Parris Island Cos Lettuce

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    The classic green romaine lettuce. Large broad leaves with sweet and crispy veins. Great for full heads, or for baby leaves. An heirloom named afte...

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  • Jester Lettuce

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    One of our sweetest and crispest varieties. Like an open-head iceberg, but with more flavour than any supermarket iceberg. Red-speckled dark green ...

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  • Black Seeded Simpson Lettuce

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    Open heads of light-green, wavy leaves. One of the fastest growing varieties, sizing up earlier than most other lettuces. This popular heirloom was...

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  • New Red Fire Lettuce

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    Large loose heads of frilly leaves. Green at the base with brilliant red edges. Crispy and sweet. 250 seeds (0.5 g) -Grown by Annapolis Seeds

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  • Reine de Glace (Ice Queen) Lettuce

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    Crisphead lettuce with dark green jagged-edge leaves. They form beautiful cut heads, like open-headed icebergs. Except way more flavour than the a...

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  • Yedikule Lettuce

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    Historic variety, grown in Istanbul’s urban gardens since Byzantine times (about 1,500 years). Tall glossy green leaves. Can be grown into a head, ...

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  • Celtuce

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    aka; Celery Lettuce. This awesome and unique veggie is common in parts of Asia, but rarely grown in North America. Botanically, it’s a lettuce (Lac...

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  • Cocarde Lettuce

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    A beautiful and delicious French heirloom oakleaf that deserves to be better known! Large heads of dark-green leaves, tinged on the edges with deep...

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  • Crisp Mint Lettuce

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    Sweet crispy loose-leaf romaine. Definitely not minty in flavour, but named for it’s dark green leaves. 250 seeds (0.5g) -Grown by Annapolis Seeds

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  • Purplus Lettuce

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    Savoyed and slightly frilly open heads. Dark red, nearly purple. Approx. 250 seeds (0.5 g)-Grown by Annapolis Seeds

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  • Flashy Butter Gem Lettuce

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    Halfway between a butterhead and a romaine, with crinkled red streaked leaves. Grows into a short, crispy, compact head. About 250 seeds (0.5 g) -G...

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  • Xena Lettuce

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    A heavy dark green leaf lettuce for salad mix or heads. Thick crisp leaves that hold well after harvest. Approx. 250 seeds (0.5 g)-Grown by Twisted...

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  • Fine Cut Oak Lettuce

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    Sweet, crispy green oakleaf, with beautifully ruffled leaves. Forms nice heads, and is also great for loose leaves. Stays sweet and tender into hot...

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  • Cracoviensis Lettuce

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    Very fast growing, red and green blushed savoyed looseleaf. Early to mature and also early to bolt, some report it as having edible stalks like Cel...

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  • Green Oakleaf Lettuce

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    Beautiful, flavourful, light green oak-shaped lettuce. Stays sweet longer into the summer than most varieties. Low-growing open rosettes, perfect f...

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  • Bakito Lettuce

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    Deep red, smooth round looseleaf lettuce. Among our most cold-hardy lettuce. Approx. 300 seeds (0.5 g)-Grown by Annapolis Seeds

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  • Outredgeous Lettuce

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    Bright red looseleaf. Adds some vibrant colour to salad mixes. Approx. 250 seeds (0.5 g)-Grown by Annapolis SeedsAnnapolis Seeds

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  • Marvel of Four Seasons Lettuce

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    Merveille des Quatre Saisons. This French heirloom is among the most cold hardy varieties of lettuce, ideal for fall planting and overwintering. Al...

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  • May Queen Lettuce

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    Wavy light-green leaves, blushed with red. Medium sized buttery heads. 250 seeds (0.5g) -Grown by Annapolis Seeds

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  • Oaky Red Splash Lettuce

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    One of the sweetest, crispiest, most buttery lettuces around. Open heads of beautiful red splashed oak leaves. Approx. 250 seeds (0.5 g) -Grown by ...

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  • Bunyard's Matchless Lettuce

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    Tall, bronze-green, loose leaf romaine. Quick growing and productive, it's ideal for cut-and-come-again harvesting. An old English heirloom. - Appr...

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  • Chadwick's Rodan Lettuce

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    A rare loose-leaf lettuce, with green leaves blushed with red. Developed in the mid 20th century by Alan Chadwick, one of the fathers of the modern...

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