What is the origin of lettuce?

Answer Lettuce has been used in meal preparation for over 4,000 years. Originally, lettuce grew wild in the Mediterranean region and was eaten by the Romans as a dessert. Later, lettuce was served with a ... Read More »

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My 4 yr old son eats mostly vegetables especially lettuce at lunch and dinner and his abdomen is distended as though he is suffering from malnutrition do vegetable especially lettuce cause this?

looks like it could be a build up of gas - perhaps aome expert advice/check is required just to check that all is OK.

Name this lettuce please!?

It could be Romaine, Leaf lettuce, Escarole or Endive, as chef I mixed the lettuces and add that salad mix sold in the grocery stores, at one time it was a restaurant only item.

Can I Eat All The Lettuce I Want?

all lettuces are considered a free food in that they contain so few calories that they really don't make a difference in any diet. this is true in Weight Watchers and diabetic diets.In fact, there... Read More »

What Is Red Lettuce?

The AgrlLife Extension at Texas A&M University hails lettuce as the world's most popular salad plant. It's named from the old French word laitues, which means "milky." The Latin word for lettuce, l... Read More »