Simpson Elite lettuce seeds produce big, loosely packed, slightly crumpled green leaves, with a blanched, almost white interior. This heirloom is slow-bolting, drought resistant variety can even handle mild frost, so it's ideal for spring, early summer, and fall harvest. This variety is a versatile and tasty lettuce for the organic vegetable garden. Learn when to plant lettuce seeds in our How to Grow Lettuce guide in the tab below. Lettuce is an easy beginner's crop, and suitable for container growing on your patio or balcony. Be sure to plant some Simpson Elite lettuce seeds this season.
Matures in 45-60 days. (Open-pollinated seeds)
Lettuce can be harvested from the garden from late spring to the late fall, and sometimes (given a bit of protection) all winter. The high protein chlorophyll in the dark-green leaves is highly nutritious. Salads are not complete without these leafy greens. Follow along with this handy how to grow lettuce from seed guide and grow fresh salad leaves all season long.