- Popularly used in Caesar salads, Red Romaine lettuce well loved at farmers' markets for its color and ability to hold up in transport.
Lactuca sativa (40 days) Red Romaine Lettuce has long crunchy spoon shaped leaves that start green and fade to profuse purple/red. Leaves are 12" tall and the plant is about 10-12" wide. This is a great seller at farmers' markets for its color and holds up well under transport. Approx. 25,000 Seeds per ounce.