Lettuce

Celtuce / Wosun - Lactuca sativa var asparagina
Lactuca sativa var asparagina

Celtuce originates from southern China and is a loose leaf relative of lettuce. The plant has a unique combination of lettuce-like leaves branching from a celery-like stalk. Originally known as Asparagus or Chinese Lettuce when introduced to Europe in the 1890s. In China the thick crisp, tender stalk is used in stir fries and salads, having a mild celery taste. The leaves are used like spinach in salads or cooked. Prefers to be grown in cooler months. 400 seeds.

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Lactuca sativa

A delicious, nutritious lettuce combination offering tender and juicy salad plants. A great combination of pick and come again varieties, with a mix colour and texture. Just add crumbled feta, walnut pieces, balsamic vinegar and olive oil and toss for a great salad in minutes. Harvest leaves as needed and to promote re-growth. 500 seeds.

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Lettuce 'Black Seeded Simpson' - Lactuca sativa
Lactuca sativa

An heirloom variety with light green leaves that are sweet, succulent and soft. A very early variety that has a large loose head. Harvest leaves as it is growing or the full head when mature. Has good cold tolerance. An easy choice that is suited to range of climates and soils. 700 seeds.

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Heirloom
 
Lettuce 'Buttercrunch' - Lactuca sativa
Lactuca sativa

A classic butterhead variety that is crisp and sweet. A small tight head with thick green leaves that is naturally blanched in the middle. Triangular leaves that give it more of a fan shape. A lettuce with the highest eating quality. Slow to bolt. 500 seeds.

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Lettuce 'Deer Tongue' - Lactuca sativa
Lactuca sativa

A popular heirloom respected for its heat and cold tolerance, slow to bolt in summer. This butterhead variety has triangular, fleshy leaves with a wonderful flavour. A native of North America dating back to c1740. Not to be confused with Amish Deer Tongue which was cultivated over a century later. 500 seeds.

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Heirloom
Organic
Lettuce 'Flashy Trouts Back' - Lactuca sativa
Lactuca sativa

Derived from an Austrian heirloom 'Forellenschluse', this stunning romaine lettuce can be used as a ‘baby leaf’ but also makes a dashing full-sized head. Wine-red spots on a mid-green leaf darken with maturity. Mildy sweet and buttery flavour. 500 seeds.

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Lettuce 'Green Salad Bowl' - Lactuca sativa
Lactuca sativa

These Cutting lettuce can be cut whole about 3cm above the stem or the leaves can be picked individually. In both cases they will regrow. Do not over feed lettuce, but keep them well watered during the summer, or grow them in half shade between sweetcorn and onions. 500 seeds

 

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Lettuce 'Iceberg' - Lactuca sativa
Lactuca sativa

A medium sized, crisp iceberg lettuce with a firm head. We use these leaves like a mountain bread or in place of tacos for bean/rice mixes or for that Thai experience wrapped around crispy spring rolls with soy or sweet chilli sauce. 500 seeds.

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Lettuce 'Little Gem' - Lactuca sativa
Lactuca sativa

‘Little Gem’ is a small compact cos-butterhead style lettuce. It is a quick maturing variety with a firm, sweet heart, blanched leaves inside and crisp green leaves on the outside. A favourite for home gardeners in small spaces and containers or for intercropping between large, perennial vegetables. Great for Caesar salads. 700 seeds.

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Lettuce 'Mesclun Mix' - Lactuca sativa, Eruca sativa, Brassica rapa, Cichorium intybus
Lactuca sativa, Eruca sativa, Brassica rapa, Cichorium intybus

LETTUCE ‘Mesclun Mix’

Lettuce mix, Tatsoi, Rocket, Chicory
A great mix of salad greens that is bound to set you mouth watering. Three types of lettuce (Flashy Trouts Back, Red Salad Bowl, Black seeded Simpson) and some spicier greens (Rocket, Chicory and Tatsoi). Simply add feta, olive oil & balsamic for a basic salad. 500 seeds.

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Lettuce 'Miners' - Montia perfoliata
Montia perfoliata

The hardy triangular, juicy leaves on 30cm tall stalks have a delicious fresh flavour and grow well over the cooler months with temperatures around 10C. In mid spring the plant produces tiny white flowers and self seeds over summer. Very good groundcover for the vegie garden. Pick this winter salad regularly to promote regrowth. 100 seeds. Not to WA.

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Lettuce 'Oak Leaf Green' - Lactuca sativa
Lactuca sativa

A loose leaf lettuce with very attractive, deeply serrated and healthy green leaves. This ‘Cutting’ lettuce can be cut whole about 3cm above the stem or the leaves can be picked individually. In both cases they will regrow. Do not overfeed lettuces, but keep them well watered over summer. 800 seeds

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Lettuce 'Oak Leaf Red' - Lactuca sativa
Lactuca sativa

A loose leaf lettuce with very attractive, shiny and healthy red leaves. This ‘Cutting’ lettuce can be cut whole about 3cm above the stem or the leaves can be picked individually. In both cases they will regrow. Do not overfeed lettuces, but keep them well watered over summer. 600 seeds
 

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Lettuce 'Parris Island Cos' - Lactuca sativa
Lactuca sativa

A shorter Cos-Type lettuce with bright green longish, crisp-textured, distinctly flavoured leaves, which need about 3 months to mature. Can withstand hot and dry conditions well without going to seed. Also good for intercropping between large, perennial vegetables or as a pot plant. 400 seeds

 

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Lettuce 'Red Cross' - Lactuca sativa
Lactuca sativa

A red butterhead variety with sweet, buttery red leaves (with a tinge of green). A medium sized lettuce with bright red heads that looks and tastes fabulous in any salad bowl. A lettuce of the highest eating quality. Best for spring, summer and autumn crops (does not like cold, wet winters). Slow to bolt. Not to WA. 400 seeds.
 

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Lettuce 'Red Salad Bowl' - Lactuca sativa
Lactuca sativa

These ‘Cutting’ lettuce can be cut whole about 3cm above the stem or the leaves can be picked individually. In both cases they will regrow. Do not over feed lettuce, but keep them well watered during summer or grow them in half shade between sweetcorn and onions. 500 seeds

$3.50