Lettuce (Lactuca sativa) is an annual plant of the daisy family Asteraceae. It is
most often grown as a leaf vegetable, but sometimes for its stem and seeds.
Nov 12, 2014 ... What's the difference between Butter, Boston and Bibb lettuce? Why do these
varieties all look the same? Why do recipes and food guides use ...
Butter Lettuce. Also called Boston and Bibb lettuce, good-quality butter lettuce
will have fairly large, loose heads with thick leaves and even green coloring.
Tender butter lettuce—at its flavorful best in spring—forms the basis for this
simple salad, which is tossed with chopped fresh herbs and a mustard vinaigrette
Jun 14, 2013 ... Butter lettuce accomplishes a feat that not many other lettuces can — it manages
at once to be velvety soft and tender, while also being tough ...
Butter lettuce has a small, round, loosely formed head with soft textured leaves
ranging from green to pale green in color. The flavor is somewhat sweet and ...
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Butter lettuce, grown hydroponically, is a great way to add green to your cold-
weather menus. This quick and easy salad is so tasty that Mary-Frances Heck,
Butter Lettuce (Boston Bibb) is a cultivar of lettuce known as butterhead known
for its buttery leaves.
Butter lettuce, or butterhead, is one of the four main types of annual lettuce (
Lactuca sativa) widely available in the United States, along with leaf, crisphead