Rouge de Hiver is a very beautiful European heirloom romaine lettuce from the 1800’s. The large, flat and broad leaves are sweet with a buttery texture. Color varies from green to bronze to deep red. A quick grower, Rouge de Hiver is heat and cold tolerant. 55 days.
15,000 seeds/oz.; 7-14 days, 50-70°F.
Can be started early indoors or directly in the garden. Grows best in cool weather, 55-60°F.
Seeds go dormant at temperatures above 85°F.