Lamb’s Lettuce (Corn Salad)

$2.80

羊莴苣

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Description

Lamb’s Lettuce is a small annual plant that is eaten as a leaf vegetable. Grows in a low rosette with spatulate leaves, that is eaten as a leaf vegetable. Delicate, nutty flavour, dark green colour, and soft texture, and is popularly served as salad greens. Lamb’s Lettuce.  Also known as corn salad or mache, like other formerly foraged greens, corn salad has many nutrients, including three times as much vitamin C as lettuce.

Botanical Name: Valerianella Locusta (Mache) Verte de Cambrai

CARE:  Grow in semi-shade. Feed plants regularly with Horti Seaweed Fertiliser. Protect from snails and slugs. Lettuce needs plenty of water, low moisture will yield bitter leaves.

HINTS: Pick leaves regularly from early stages. Plants will continue to grow and can be repeat harvested.

莴苣缬草也叫野苣、羊莴苣,是败酱科新缬草属的植物。莴苣缬草的叶为靠近地的基生莲座叶丛,叶为匙形,长达15.2厘米。短期即可收获且栽培容易,叶片为淡绿色长卵型,植株高度达5CM时便可随时摘采,具有口感清淡松脆的嫩叶具有特殊香味,在欧洲通常作为生菜沙拉食用,若不敢直接生吃,直接清炒或烹煮义大利面时加入亦有另一番风味。

莴苣缬草与很多绿叶蔬菜一样,含有丰富的营养,其维生素C是生菜的3倍,在所有的生菜种类里,羊莴苣是维生素和矿物质含量最多的生菜。