It belongs to the Composite family, it is the most common endive variety. It is sown extensively in the period from July to August and its collection is from autumn to late winter, depending on the climate. The seeding is doing in rows far from each other about 30-40 cm. The color is medium green with a good performance in cold conditions and very massive clump that easily becomes white by the ligature.
Ideal for the composition of lettuce salad mix. The bushes are compact and it presents curly and very crisp leaves.
Red lettuce which mix an interesting volume of the head and a intense red, bright and beautiful color. It tastes very sweet and with a high contribution in vitamin A. Ideal in diets, its functions are also known as tonic.
Oak leaf lettuce
Red and massive lettuce. It has an average weight of 300-400 g, it is collected once, from early spring to late summer. As the name suggests, its leaves are very similar to those of the oak. The red variety is different from the green only for the presence of plant pigments, anthocyanins.
Curly plant, with dark green foliage. Its curly leaves are large, tender and crisp. It is known to be very well preservable and well combined with other qualities in the mix of salads.