Lettuce, D’Hiver de Sainte Marthe (Organic)
Lactuca sativa. Bronze Romaine. 30 days baby; 60 full.
Crunchy, dark-green leaves tinged with bronze. A cold tolerant fall and winter romaine that is fairly slow to bolt, sweet and delicious. Similar to Bath Cos type lettuces such as Brown Goldring and Bunyards Matchless, but with a more open head and slightly frilled leaf margins. A rare French heritage lettuce from Ferme de Sainte Marthe, a French organic seed company. It was given to The Seed Ambassadors Project in 2007.
Seed produced by Pitchfork & Crow in Lebanon, Oregon.