Yugoslavian Red Butterhead Lettuce
Red-tinged leaves form loose heads that can measure up to 12" across. Cutting the head in half exposes solid green interior leaves and an almost white center. Excellent mild flavor, one of our most popular lettuces.
- 55 days
- ±35,000 seeds/oz
- Butterhead lettuce
- Loose 12" heads with red tinged leaves and green center
- Soft texture and mild flavor
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.
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: 10-12" Apart
Ratings & Reviews
One of my favorite lettuces.
by One of my favorite lettuces
This lettuce was included in the mixture package I got two years ago and it was my favorite of all included. I let it bolt and saved seeds and have grown it ever since. Delicious and pretty.
Delicious! My favorite lettuce that I’ve to date! Highly recommended.
It can certainly grow in the USA
Grew these in North Carolina, great lettuce, if it bolts dont hesitate to keep trying, I planted in January/November.
Delicious and beautiful!
A delicious and beautiful butterhead. One of our favorites.