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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Uprising Seeds and Uprising Organics Farm

  Bellingham, WA

We are a small diversified organic vegetable farm specializing in growing open pollinated and heirloom varities. Our interests lie in the re-distribuition of food to underserved communities as well as the remembering of seed saving for the future of food security based in regional stewardship of locally adapted plant varieties. (more...)


University District Farmers Market

  Seattle, WA

Seattle's oldest and largest "farmers-only" neighborhood Market hosts over 60 local farmers and food vendors. EBT (SNAP) accepted. (more...)



Two Miles Micro-Farm at the Permanent Future Institute

  Montgomery County, PA

CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) Central Montgomery County, PA: Two Miles Micro-Farm is a family-owned, Certified Naturally Grown, "permaculture" farm, conveniently located in Upper Gwynedd Twp.. Montgomery County, PA. We are offering a limited number of shares in our 2013 CSA (Spring/Summer) Season. (more...)


Turner Farm

  Cincinnati, OH

Turner Farm is a 60-acre certified organic farm in the northeast corner of Hamilton County. We operate four CSA programs (a 50-member vegetable CSA, a meat CSA, a flower CSA, and a winter vegetable CSA). We also sell at the Madeira Farmers Market on Thursdays from 3:30 p.m. till 7 p.m., and year-round directly from the farm. (more...)


Turkey Hill Farm

  Tallahassee, FL    LocalHarvest Sponsor!

At Turkey Hill Farm we grow vegetables and fruits for market and select local restaurants. In Fall, Winter and Spring we grow Lettuces, traditional Southern greens, Asian greens, arugula, carrots, turnips, Brassicas, radishes, scallions, green garlic, turmeric, ginger, and Satsumas. (more...)