BUTTERHEAD LETTUCE

Succulent, soft texture with a mild buttery flavour.
LACTUCA SATIVA

DESCRIPTION

Lettuce was first cultivated in ancient Egypt but thrives in cool climates. Butterhead lettuce is known for its delicate texture and buttery flavour. Succulent, soft texture with a mild buttery flavour.

REGION OF ORIGIN

UNITED STATES

PLANT CARE

  • You can start harvesting the lettuce when the leaves reach full maturity.
  • The leaves will grow back 3 to 4 times.
  • The lettuce head can be cut off at the base whole for a salad or you can remove single leaves for a sandwich.
  • Make sure to harvest the leaves before it starts developing flowers or it will grow bitter in taste.

 

 

 

RECIPES WITH

BUTTERHEAD LETTUCE