Botanical Interests Seeds, Lettuce, Romaine, Parris Island Cos
Lactuca sativa. USDA organic. Cool season. 68 days. Sow in early spring through fall. Heirloom: Named for Parris Island off South Carolina, this old favorite romaine is crisp, sweet, and delicious as a baby green, midsize, or full-grown! Crunchy, sweet leaves, buttery-green heart, and vigorous growth are a few ways to describe Parris Island romaine. Developed by the USDA and Clemson University, this nutritional, 10-12 inch upright lettuce will soon be a favorite in your garden and your kitchen, full grown or picked when 3 inches tall as a baby green. Ideal for lettuce wraps. Plants resist tipburn and are mosaic virus tolerant. This packet sows up to 184 feet. We are dedicated to inspiring & educating the gardener in you. That's why we've put even more helpful information inside. More info inside. No GMOs. All our seeds are untreated. www.botanicalinterests.com. Certified organic by the Colorado Dept. of Agriculture. Illustrated by Toni Bond.