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Lettuce 'Lolla Rossa Darkness'

400 seeds. 60 days. Asteraceae lactuca sativa. Looseleaf. Annual.


If you are looking to add some variety and volume to your salads, Lolla Rossa Darkness is a great choice. Lettuce 'Lolla Rossa Darkness' has frilly, dark red leaves with a contrasting bright green center. The leaves are darker in cool weather. This Italian heirloom is slow to bolt. It is so pretty that it can be used as a garnish.


Height 6 inches. Spacing 8 inches.


Sowing Lettuce Seeds:


Sow lettuce seeds on the surface of the soil in early spring and lightly cover in soil. Thin seedlings to 8 inches apart. Full sun to part shade. 


Photo courtesy of Diane's Flower Seeds

Lettuce 'Lolla Rossa Darkness'

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