Franchi Lettuce 'Rossa di Trento' Seeds

Lettuce 'Rossa di Trento' Seeds



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The heritage lettuce,‘Red of Trento’ has a large head and is the perfect crunchy lettuce, with blistered green and red shading leaves that are tender and full of flavour. An early variety that originates in the alpine city of Trento, so is ideal for our cool, damp climate.


Franchi, established in 1783, is the oldest family-run seed company in the world. It specialises in endangered and heritage vegetable varieties, inspiring growers to support biodiversity by planting something slightly different from the mainstream.

  • Sow: March to mid September
  • Harvest: June to November
Details & Care
  • Recyclable packet
  • Stagger the sowing every 4-6 weeks, in pots or outside from March- October to ensure a supply throughout the season
  • Horticultural name: Lactuca sativa L.