Muir Head Lettuce
- Produced in by Dogpatch Urban Gardens.
Our most heat tolerant lettuce.
The slowest to bolt in our summer trials. Technically a Batavian type the light green extra-wavy leaves form dense heads at a small size and can be harvested as a mini or left to bulk up into large heavy full-size heads. The leaves are crisp and have excellent flavor. Suitable for hydroponic systems. Utility Patent granted. High resistance to downy mildew races EU 16–26 28 32; US 5–9 Nasonovia nibisnigri aphid and tomato bushy stunt virus (lettuce dieback complex); intermediate resistance to lettuce mosaic virus. MT0-30. Also available with NOP-compliant pelleting. USDA Certified Organic.
We are an urban farm located in Des Moines, Iowa known for our organically grown salad greens as well as other seasonal crops. We have evolved into a destination in Des Moines to support local growers, makers, and producers.