Tweet[portfolio_slideshow] Lettuce is one of my favorite things to grow. It grows quickly and I don’t ever get tired of eating fresh lettuce everyday. A salad mixed with different types of lettuce always offers a tasty surprise in every bite.  Wonderful heirloom lettuces like Butterhead Speckles, Butterhead Marvels, Lolla Rossa (great name too) and Oak […]


How to Grow Head Lettuce

by on January 16, 2012

Tweet Lettuce is one of the most basic vegetable plants in the garden. As the base of many salads it is a staple that no home should be forced to do without, especially when it is so easy to grow your own lettuce at home, even in the urban garden. Growing lettuce is easy no […]


How to Grow Leaf Lettuce

by on January 3, 2012

Tweet Who says lettuce has to be boring? Growing leaf lettuce is a great way to get more variety in your salad without taking up a lot of space.   Leaf lettuces can be grown in well-cultivated soil, in a raised bed or even in a container on your patio or terrace and so long […]