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Lettuce: Lactuca Sativa 'De Pierre Benite'

Botanical name: Lactuca Sativa 'De Pierre Benite'

Common name: lettuce

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Photo credit: Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company
Lettuce: Lactuca Sativa 'De Pierre Benite'

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Soil: damp, acidic, loam
Sun:
  
  
Zones: 1a thru 11a
Care:
easy
Lifespan:
annual
Category:   
Attributes:

fall interest, edible

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description for "Lettuce: Lactuca Sativa 'De Pierre Benite'"

Large, pale green, curled leaves characterize 'De Pierre Benite' lettuce. This European variety dates back to 1885 and is still grown commercially today. Enjoy its great tasting leaves in fresh salads. Maturity in 30-70 days. Edited by S. Derr

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