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ROMAINE / COS Lettuce Seeds

Lactuca sativa (Open Pollinated)

How to plant Romain/Cos Lettuce seeds

Long-acclaimed as the "Caesar Salad lettuce," Romaine produces dense pointed heads of sturdy, upright leaves with exceptionally crunchy midribs. Like most lettuces, Romaine prefers relatively cool weather. Sow every two weeks through early summer, starting as soon as the ground can be worked in the spring. For fall planting, start seeds mid-summer in cool climates - or towards the end of summer in areas with considerable heat.

Lettuce Outredgeous romaine - organic seeds RMN0001

OUTRED­GEOUS Romaine/Cos Lettuce Seeds 52 Days

Organically grown. Vibrant red, ruffled leaves form loose romaine heads when mature. Ready to harvest as an outstanding loose-leaf lettuce in less than 30 days. Outredgeous was grown on the International Space Station in 2014 and is the first lettuce grown in space.

¼ Gram - $2.49
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Lettuce Philosopher's Mix romaine - organic seeds VG00118

PHILOSO­PHER'S MIX Romaine/Cos Lettuce Seeds 50-75 Days

Organically grown. From bright green to the deepest red with many speckles and splashes along the way, Philosopher’s Mix is a diverse, delicious assortment of romaines.

¼ Gram - $1.99
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Lettuce Outstanding romaine - organic seeds VG00116

OUTSTAN­DING Romaine/Cos Lettuce Seeds 60 Days

Organically grown. One of the best red romaines. Tightly packed heads of crunchy bright brick red leaves are slow to bolt and very resistant to mildew.

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Lettuce Double Density romaine - organic seeds VG00121

DOUBLE DENSITY Romaine/Cos Lettuce Seeds

Organically grown. Similar to Winter Density in tolerance of both heat and cold, Double Density produces very tightly packed upright heads of crunchy, speckled red and green leaves with curled edges.

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Lettuce Pandero romaine - organic seeds VG00122

PANDERO Romaine/Cos Lettuce Seeds

Organically grown. A very dense, small-headed romaine with deep mahogany red leaves. Exceptional disease resistance.

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Lettuce Jericho romaine - organic seeds VG11197

JERICHO Romaine Lettuce Seeds 55-60 days

Organically grown. This superb, very heat-tolerant Romaine/Cos variety produces very large 2 to 3 pound dense heads that don’t get tip burn and are slow to bolt. Sweet, crisp, bright apple green, sword-shaped leaves can also be harvested young.

200 seeds - $1.99
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How to Plant Romaine/Cos Lettuce Seeds

Bee introduces how to plant

Sow seed in cell packs or flats, press into soil and cover lightly. Kept at 65°F., germination averages 7-14 days. Can direct sow into prepared seed beds 1 in. apart in rows 12-18 in. apart. Thin to 12 in. apart.