Flower Database

Leaf lettuce

Basic information
Flower Name
Leaf lettuce
Formal Name
Lactuca sativa var. crispa
Alias
葉萵苣, Leaf Lettuce
Habitat
Mediterranean and West Asia
Morph
annual and overgrown leafy vegetables
Comment
Leaf lettuce (scientific name: Lactuca sativ var. crispa) is an annual and second-year vegetable of the family Asteraceae, native to the Mediterranean and western Asia. It is a non-tuberculous type of lettuce. It is sold hydroponically grown in the factory. Crisp head of head lettuce (scientific name: Lactuca sativ var. capitata) shaped and tuberous like cabbage. By the way, salad greens are head lettuce like lettuce, but this one is a butterhead type, which is gently tuberized and soft.
Common name:Leaf lettuce, scientific name: Lactuca sativa var. crispa, Origin: Mediterranean and Western Asia; Living type: annual and overgrown leafy vegetables, habitat: all over Japan, environment: hydroponically grown in factories, planted in roads, grasses: high 20-30 cm, flower color: yellow, flower diameter: 1-2 cm, flowering time: 1-2 hours in the morning, harvest days: 30 Day and shipping time: all year round.
Detailed information
Order
Asterales
Family
Asteraceae
Genus
Lactuca
Species
L. sativa var. crispa
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
capitate corolla
Leaf type
Pinnate
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
cultivated variety field
Color
Yellow
Season
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Height
20  ~ 30  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 2