- A green leaf lettuce with bright red edges that is best suited for cool climates, is slow to bolt, and a fun variety for beginner gardeners.
55-60 days. Lactuca sativa. Organic Lollo Rosso Lettuce seeds grow as cool season crops and fast-maturing annuals. Lollo Rosso Italian Lettuce can be harvested as a "cut and come back again" plant. Loose leaf types such as Lollo Rosso Lettuce, can tolerate colder temperatures and adapt to heat better than other varieties. With its crisp, verdant flavor, planting lettuce in early fall or spring is one of the first cold hardy veggies on any gardener's list. Non-GMO Lollo Rosso grows into an heirloom with wine-colored ruffled green leaves. Lettuce in general, is a diverse vegetable and leafy-treat to cook with!