Approximately 14.18 will be added to all international orders for shipping expense and 1.00 per unit thereafter USA to USA shipping is free. Endive Green Curled Ruffec 90 days for maturity Heirloom A classic heirloom that adds a tasty zing to any salad. Grows well indoors or out! An excellent fall crop. A light freeze sweetens the flavor. Keep moist to avoid bitterness. If leaf blanching is desired, tie the outer leaves together about 2-3 weeks before harvest. Be sure leaves are dry. Harvesting Tips: Individual leaves can be cut for baby greens. Heads should be cut at the base. Fun Facts: 1. Endive is a member of the chicory family 2. It is believed that endive originated in the Mediterranean region 3. Ancient people believed that it purified the blood and cured insomnia 4. Brought to Europe by 1200 AD Sowing instructions: Sow seed directly in late spring after weather has warmed and soil is workable. Fun Facts: There are four lettuce type classifications: crisphead, romaine, loose and butterhead Ruby Red is a red loose leaf type of lettuce Ruby is an excellent choice for market gardens Ruby is very heat tollerant and slow to bolt Ancient Egyptians are thought to be the first to cultivate lettuce Several harvests can be obtained from one plant until the central stem forms Loose-leaf lettuces like Ruby provide vitamins A and C, folate, and iron It also contains the antioxidant quercetin, which is believed to help prevent asthma and allergies by acting as a natural antihistamine as well as reduce the risk of heart disease All seed descriptions are based on careful study, research and our own growing experiments. They are reproduced here, from our web site and seed company packet descriptions and are Copyright along with photos © [ Summers Seeds Garden Products] 1998-present. All rights reserved. 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