Lettuce Lollo Rossa
Lettuce Lollo Rossa is a delightful deep red tinge over most of the leaves. Distinct texture. Loose leaf type.
Plot Type:Outdoor plot
Where To Sow: Sow the seed thinly in shallow drills 1cm deep with 30cm between the rows.
What To Do Next: Thin the seedlings as they appear to 15cm apart. The thinned seedlings can be transplanted into a separate bed 15cm apart. As the plants grow pull and use alternative plants.
Handy Tip: Although the variety forms a loose heart and can be used as a traditional lettuce it is possible to pull leaves a few at a time.
Nutritional Value: a good source of antioxidants such as beta-carotene, lutein and vitamin C as well as vitamin K.
Companion Plants: Carrot, Radish, Strawberry, Cucumber.