Lactuca sativa

Tender with enough crunch to give it substance, Red Butterhead just might be the perfect salad green.

Harvest method: 

Full Harvest

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Harvest window: 

28 - 42 days

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Best placement in device: 

Any level

HEALTH BENEFITS

  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin K
RED BUTTERHEAD LETTUCE OVERVIEW

One of the Salanova line, this slow growing but incredibly regular lettuce has been specially bred to provide a dense head of similarly sized leaves for the perfect salad.

GROWING AND HARVESTING TIPS

One of the most ubiquitous greens of all time, lettuces are present in most modern cuisine traditions. With flavors from bitter to sweet and many textures, no garden would be complete without a decent helping of these water filled, refreshing greens. Lettuce is a member of the daisy family, one of the largest flowering plant families, making it similar to such diverse plants as endives and artichokes