Lettuce: Merlot


Merlot is truly the deep wine-red color of its name. Of all the red lettuces we’ve tried, this is the first one I’ve wanted to save for seed. It’s a fast-growing pick-as-you-need-it loose-leaf variety, and always among the last to bolt in hot weather. The deep red color means lots of anthocyanins, making Merlot an especially healthy choice.

Culture: Plant in early to late spring, or in late summer for autumn salads – it can tolerate light frosts. Full sun in cool weather, down to half sun in heat.

Approx. 100 seeds per packet
Grown in Potter Valley, California
Certified Organic by CCOF
Open-pollinated, non-GMO

Reviews (4)


Coming up nice. Thank you!

Fast shipping, can't wait to plant some of the seeds but it's snowing outside now.

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