Lolla Rossa Lettuce

SKU: 0219A
$3.95 to $13.91

Item Details

(aka Lollo Rosso) Beautiful magenta leaves with tiny frills, light green bases. Mild flavor. Small 5-8" leaves. Excellent for cut-and-come-again lettuce when thickly sown. The leaves make a wonderful garnish.

  • 55 days
  • ±37,000 seeds/oz
  • Organic
  • Looseleaf and cut-and-come again
  • Magenta leaves with tiny frills
  • Leaves grow to 5-8 inches

This variety works for:

  • Fresh eating

This lettuce can be used in salads or as an addition to sandwiches and burgers. Mix it with other varieties to create a salad mix of different textures, colors, and flavors.

Salads that have a lettuce base are often combined with grated cheese, fresh or dried fruit, nuts, and rich and crispy meats like bacon or pork belly.

Growing Instructions

Instructions - Sow continuously for a constant supply of lettuce. Best grown in cooler weather. Plant in full sun or partial shade.

  • Direct Seed: 1" Apart
  • Seed Depth: 1/4"
  • Germination: 7-14 Days
  • Thin: 6-8" Apart

Ratings & Reviews

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beautiful survivor


hands down my favorite lettuce this season... extremely tender but holds up to strong vinaigrettes and a sweet onion dressing. Survived cabbage worm damage which took out everything around it.

Beautiful Red Lettuce


This is a beautiful lettuce. It really adds color to salads. It has a very pleasant flavor. We have been picking it for a few weeks now and mid-way through June it is still going strong. No bitter taste and no sign of bolting. I live in Northern Virginia and often the heat starts taking its toll on lettuces this late in the year, but not with Lolla Rossa, at least this year. I am impressed.