Organic Heirloom 1 gram

This packet sows up to 184 feet


Crunchy, sweet leaves, buttery-green heart, and vigorous growth are a few ways to describe 'Parris Island Cos' romaine. Developed by the USDA and Clemson University around 1950, this nutritional, 10"-12", upright lettuce will soon be a favorite in your garden and your kitchen, full grown or as a baby green. Ideal for lettuce wraps. Plants resist tipburn and are mosaic virus tolerant.

Parris Island Cos Romaine Lettuce Seeds

  • Botanical Name: Lactuca sativa

    Days to Maturity: 68 days

    Family: Asteraceae

    Native: Unknown; lettuce has been in cultivation for a long time.

    Hardiness: Frost-tolerant annual

    Plant Dimensions: 10"–12" tall, 8"–10" wide

    Variety Information: Upright growth with medium green, slightly savoyed (crinkled) leaves, crisp ribs, and buttery-green heart. 'Parris Island Cos' is a romaine-type lettuce developed around 1950 by Clemson University, and named after Parris Island in South Carolina.

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