Heirloom Organic Prizehead Lettuce Seeds (10)
Originating around 1889 this variety produces luscious heads of green lettuce with outer leaves that are loose and curled. The inner leaves are lime green and the outer fringed leaf tips are purple to bronze. Exceedingly crisp sweet and tender. A perfect salad lettuce for the home gardener that is slow to bolt. Sustainable Seed Company values food independence and sustainability through green agricultural and business practices.
Lettuce is a cool-season crop, and seedlings can tolerate a light frost. Lettuce grows quickly, so stagger the plantings. It is recommended to sow the lettuce seeds directly into the garden as soon as the soil can be worked. Before Planting: Lettuce is hardy and can be planted as early as the soil can be worked.