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Freckles - #500U
(OPEN-POLLINATED) HEIRLOOM. 26 days-baby; 55 days-mature. A very unusual eye catcher: Bright green glossy leaves with crimson splashes. Upright growth, early coloring, delightful flavor and crisp tender texture make this an excellent choice for both baby leaf and full-sized heads. Very heat tolerant. Slow to bolt. Excellent specialty market seller. Prized by gourmet chefs and home gardeners. Perfect cut-and-come again romaine for containers. About 400,000 seeds/lb; 25,000 seeds/oz
Companions: Beet, cabbage family, carrot, onion, radish, strawberry.
Allies: Chives and garlic deter aphids.
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