Why we love them: Lettuce is easy to grow, making it a great choice for container gardening. This mix of greens tastes great in a salad or on a sandwich.
What you get: Although nutrients differ with each variety of lettuce, leafy greens are a great start to any meal, supplying vitamins A, C, K and folate.
In your garden: Lettuce thrives in cooler weather so plant it in the spring and fall, sowing every few weeks for a continuous harvest.
Use gourmet lettuce mix in these recipes:
Sauteed Mushroom Salad
Chicken & Fruit Salad
Raspberry, Avocado & Mango Salad
Grilled Smoky Eggplant Salad
Salad Greens Healthy Food Guide
Healthy Salad Recipes and Cooking Tips
7 Simple Salads
Fresh Spring Dinner Salads
© 2014 Eating Well, Inc.
6221 Shelburne Road
Shelburne, VT 05482, USA
© Copyright 2014, Meredith Corporation. All Rights Reserved | By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Service.