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LETTUCE (Lactuca sativa L.)


lettuce-paris-island-green-kos-thumbA. LOOSE LEAF TYPES (FOR CUTTING)

B. BUTTERHEAD TYPES

C. CRISPHEAD TYPES

D. ROMAINE or COS TYPES

E. CORN SALAD

Variety Maturity PlanthabitHeads Remarks
ColourDescription
GRAND RAPIDS Early
(45 days)
Large, compact Bright green Finely waved leaves with frilled edges White seeded. Fast growing. Heat resistant. Tolerant to Tipburn. Suitable for forcing.
GREEN SALAD BOWL Late Large, spreading, voluminous Blond Medium large head; Deeply lobbed leaves; Long Black seeded. Very high resistance to bolting.
LOLLO BIONDA Early Spreading Light green Round head of pale green, crisp frilled edged leaves. Black seeded. Good resistance to bolting. Long production period.
LOLLO ROSSA Early Spreading Brown red Compact head White seeded. Good resistance to bolting.
Flavour is bold, slightly bitter and nutty.
OAKLEAF Early Medium Green Deeply cut leaves White seeded. Medium green. Slow bolting.
RED SALAD BOWL Early Large, upright Bright bronze red Medium large head; Crumpled leaves Black seeded. Tolerant to bolting and heat.

 

Variety Maturity PlanthabitHeads Remarks
ColourDescription
ALL YEAR ROUND Mid early
(70 days)
Compact Medium light green with brown tinge Rosette type with large, thick leaves Black seeded. Good variety for the tropics.
ATTRACTION Late Medium size Medium green Smooth; thick leaves White seeded.
KAGRANER SOMMER Mid early Medium size Dark green Rosette type; thick leaves Black seeded. Excellent variety for the tropics. Very resistant to heat and bolting.
MADRILÈNE Late Medium size Medium green Upright head; slightly savoyed Black seeded. Heat tolerant.
MAY KING Mid early Medium small Soft green with bronze tinge Rosette type White seeded. Also for greenhouse forcing.
TÊTUE DE NÎMES Late Medium size Medium green Round, slightly savoyed Black seeded. Heat resistant.

 

Variety Maturity PlanthabitHeads Remarks
ColourDescription
BLONDE DE PARIS Mid early
(60 days)
Large, round Light green Round, wavy and finely dented leaves White seeded. Good heat resistance.
DE PIERRE BENITE Mid early Medium large Light green Thin, large green. White seeded.
GREAT LAKES 118 Mid early Large size Dark green Flattened round heads with moderate solidity White seeded. Heat resistant. Widely adapted. Tolerant to Tipburn.
GREAT LAKES 659 Mid late Large, round Dark green Round heads with outstanding solidity White seeded. Standard variety. Heat resistant. Slow bolting.
MODESTO Mid late Medium large Dark green Flattened round heads Black seeded. Productive and uniform.
SALADIN Late Large Dark green Flattened round heads Black seeded. Tipburn tolerant. Excellent standing ability.

 

Variety    Maturity PlanthabitHeads Remarks
ColourDescription
PARIS ISLAND GREEN COS Early
(65 days)
Large, upright Dark green with pale green interior Slightly savoyed; large White seeded. Standard Romaine variety. Slow bolting. Tolerant to Tipburn and Mosaic. Good variety for hot and dry areas.
PARIS ISLAND WHITE COS Early Large, upright Medium green with creamy white heart Slightly savoyed; large White seeded. Standard Romaine variety. Slow bolting. Tolerant to Tipburn and Mosaic. Self-blanching.

 

Variety Maturity PlanthabitHeads Remarks
ColourDescription
DUTCH LARGE SEEDED Mid early Vigorous Green Large leaves By far the most productive type