Lactuca sativa capitata


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Related to Lactuca sativa capitata: butterhead lettuce, romaine lettuce
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Noun1.Lactuca sativa capitata - distinguished by leaves arranged in a dense rosette that develop into a compact ballLactuca sativa capitata - distinguished by leaves arranged in a dense rosette that develop into a compact ball
butterhead lettuce - lettuce with relatively soft leaves in a loose head; easily broken or bruised
crisphead lettuce, iceberg lettuce, iceberg - lettuce with crisp tightly packed light-green leaves in a firm head; "iceberg is still the most popular lettuce"
genus Lactuca, Lactuca - an herb with milky juice: lettuce; prickly lettuce
lettuce - any of various plants of the genus Lactuca
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