Lettuce ‘Freckles Romaine’


Lactuca sativa


A unique variety of romaine lettuce with light to medium green leaves covered in flecks of crimson and burgundy.






Unique heirloom dating back to the late 1700s in Austria and Germany. Produces vase-shaped romaine type heads covered with burgundy flecks that darken as the leaves mature.  A crisp variety with a smooth taste that’s perfect for fresh salads either as baby greens or grown to mature heads. Increased heat and bolt tolerance.

Lettuce prefers moist, well-drained soil rich in organic matter. Lettuce performs best if planted in the spring or fall seasons and is protected from direct afternoon sun.

  • USDA Hardiness Zone(s): Annual
  • Exposure: Full Sun, Part Shade
  • Height: 10-12″

Additional information


1 qt