Speckled lettuce

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The origins of the Speckled Lettuce date back to Holland in the 17th century. From Holland, the lettuce was brought to Germany, where it was widely cultivated. Finally, in the late 1790s, the Speckled lettuce was brought to North America, first arriving in Waterloo County, Ontario. The name comes from the German ??forellenschluss,?? which means "speckled like a trout". The lettuce is a loose-leaf variety that has juicy, thick, light green leaves that are speckled with maroon quarter-inch dots. The speckled leaves have a pleasant, muddy flavor, which is similar to watercr

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Waxwing Farm

  Webster, MN

Waxwing Farm is located just 40 minutes south of the Twin Cities. We try to raise our vegetables and animals in the most sustainable way we can. Though we are not certified, we follow organic practices in our farming. We aim to manage our land in a way that promotes long-term health and diversity. (more...)


Warner River Organics

  webster, NH    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Warner River Organics is a certified organic producer of spring vegetable and herb seedlings, seasonal mixed vegetables, medicinal and culinary herbs, shiitake mushrooms, tree fruit and berries. We grow many Asian, heirloom and European vegetable and greens varieties. Season extension techniques allow us to produce year round. (more...)


Ward's Berry Farm

  Sharon, MA

NEWS! Farmer's Choice Boxes 2014 - Ward's Berry Farm CSA , will be operating from June 6 - October 10. Order your share by March 1, 2014 on our website wardsberryfarm.com/CSA.html. Ward's Berry Farm is a family run farm and roadside market featuring the finest in fresh fruits and vegetables. (more...)


Wake Robin Farm

  Stratham, NH

Wake Robin Farm is a family owned and operated farm located in Stratham NH. Our family has been farming here for almost three hundred years and is currently managed by the fourteenth generation. The farm was recently placed in a conservation easement to prevent any possible future development. (more...)


Wabi Sabi Farm

  Granger, IA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

Wabi Sabi Farm is USDA Certified Organic by the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship (IDALS). No genetically modified crops are grown and no synthetic chemicals are used. We plant cover crops on fallow ground for soil health, but will also amend this with compost on crop ground. (more...)


W. Rogowski Farm

  Pine Island, NY

Growing hundreds of varieties of vegetables we feature some of the most unusual selections of vegetables and fruits in the region. Our farm store is open 7 days a week with a vast array of produce grown on our farm. We are proud to feature products from many other farms within a sixty mile radius of our farm including tree fruits and more. (more...)