Call (888) 864-7663

Find your Growing Zone

10% to 30% Off + FREE Shipping on Orders Over $149* With Code JUNE149
*Excludes grass seed, plugs, annuals, hard goods & handling fees where indicated. Cannot be applied to prior purchases.

Freckles Lettuce

Enter Zip Code for estimated delivery:

The Lettuce Romaine Freckles, 'Lactuca sativa', is an Heirloom Romaine with maroon splotches that handles heat well. Make a non-traditional Caesar salad with this gorgeous romaine. This Heirloom is both heat tolerant and very tasty. The Austrians call Freckles "forellenschuss" which translates as "trout, self enclosing", indicating it's a speckled romaine.

Lettuce is a cool season annual. Successive plantings can produce lettuce spring through fall. Plant in early spring, 3 to 4 weeks before the average last frost date, and successive plantings thereafter every 3 weeks until 5 weeks before fall frost. Lettuce likes light, fertile, moist, and well drained soils. They will grow in light shade. Lettuce grows well near cabbage, beets, carrots, chives, garlic, and onion.

 

Plant Facts

Family Lactuca sativa 'Freckles'
Mature Height 1

My Cart

You have no items in your shopping cart.

© 2002-2017, Nature Hills Nursery, Inc. or its affiliates.
9910 N. 48th Street, Suite 200 Omaha, NE 68152

  Loading...