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 ...
Aug 18, 2009 ... What is it? Bibb, Boston, Butter... It goes by many names. And it's slightly more
expensive than your average romaine. But we have good ...
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.
With the recent warmer weather, the lettuces are heading up and rolling out.
Butter lettuce should be particularly happy this time of year, producing larger
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 ...
Jul 17, 2008 ... Butter lettuce, a type of lettuce that includes Bibb and Boston, is characterized by
loose, roundish heads of tender, silky leaves.
How To Store. Clean lettuce before storing. Remove core and any wilted outer
leaves. Rinse by holding head cored-end under running tap water allowing water
Sweet Butter™ ... lettuces have made our Sweet Butter<sup>™</sup> an instant favorite with
thousands of salad lovers. What's Inside: Green butter lettuce, red leaf lettuce ...
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