- Light: Full sun to part shade
- Head size: 8 inches (semi-heading)
- Matures: 21 days for leaves, 75 for head
- Plant spacing: 10 to 18 inches apart
- Plant size: 1 foot tall and wide
This is the classic romaine. Its compact, dark green rosette of tall, upright leaves is slightly curly with white hearts and has a crisp, sweet flavor. Slow to bolt. Grows best in full sun, but will tolerate partial shade and even appreciates it in spring in hot climates.
Some Bonnie Plants varieties may not be available in your local area, due to different variables in certain regions. Also, if any variety is a limited, regional variety it will be noted on the pertinent variety page.