common lettuce


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Noun1.common lettuce - annual or perennial garden plant having succulent leaves used in saladscommon lettuce - annual or perennial garden plant having succulent leaves used in salads; widely grown
lettuce - leaves of any of various plants of Lactuca sativa
genus Lactuca, Lactuca - an herb with milky juice: lettuce; prickly lettuce
lettuce - any of various plants of the genus Lactuca
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According to a specialty produce website, in 1999, scientists at the University of Glasgow found that Lollo Rosso had 100 times more antioxidants than common lettuce.
Our common lettuce, Lactuca sativa, is one of the commonest vegetables for all of us and we seldom see it in flower unless we grow too many in the vegetable garden and let the older ones bolt to seed.