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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  Ashby, MA    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

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Canvas Ranch

  Petaluma, CA

Canvas ranch is a sustainable, 125-member csa and family farm and the only local farm delivering to marin county and southern sonoma county. we grow all kinds of vegetables, some fruits, free-range eggs, herbs, and flowers without pesticides. (more...)


Bunchgrass Farm

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Bumblebeeacres Farm

  Harvard, IL

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Bumblebee Farm

  Troutdale, OR

We are certified organic family farm specializing in great tasting, healthy varieties of vegetables straight from the fields to your table. We believe that by simply growing great food, and selling locally, we can help to create a healthy synergy of cooperation and inspiration between the producer and the informed consumer. (more...)


Buckhorn Gardens

  Montrose, CO

Our beautiful farm rests at 6700 feet at the base Buckhorn Mountain in Montrose, Colorado. Although we are not certified organic, we go above and beyond the organic standards. We specialize in growing an assortment of heirloom and open pollinated vegetable varieties that are richer in nutrients and flavor then "standard" varieties. (more...)