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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Vintage Hobby Farm

  East Troy, WI

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  Fresno, CA

Vineyard Farmers Market provides the finest quality locally grown, fruits and vegetables direct from the grower and is dedicated to providing your family with a healthy grocery experience - year round! (more...)


Videnovich Farms

  Bridgman, MI

Videnovich Farms is a second-generation American farm but our farming heritage goes back centuries to the southeastern European region. Our relatives still farm in eastern Serbia near the Bulgarian and Romanian borders and our crops (and recipes) reflect this heritage. (more...)


Victory Farms, Inc.

  Henrico, VA

We are now accepting applications for the 2014 Membership Program. Please visit the website for details! Formerly in Phoenix, Arizona, Victory Farms, Inc. (more...)


Vesterbrook Farm

  Clarksville, MO

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Vermont Herb & Salad Company

  Benson, VT

Vermont Herb & Salad Company is a four season family farm. We grow Organic Microgreens, Salad Greens and Culinary Herbs. We distribute our products to grocery stores and to restaurants throughout Vermont as well as in other areas of the country. Our greens and herbs are produced without the use of synthetic pesticides or fertilizers. (more...)