Heirloom, red romaine type from France, listed in Vilmorins Vegetable Garden Book from 1885, red tinted green leaves. Turns redder in cold weather, red winter lettuce also ideal for baby leaf harvested when young and tender. Sow Late summer for spring harvest. Sown spring for green leaved lettuce. 28 day baby leaf, 58 days to maturity.
Winter lettuce Baby Leaf