One of the first North American heirloom lettuces, originally hailing from New York in the 1870's. Black Seeded Simpson is a tender ruffle leafed lettuce prized for its early maturity, typically ready for harvest in 30-45 days. A prolific main season staple that matures to quickly to bolt in most weather conditions. It's heat and cold tolerant, making it a great option for areas with varying climates. A delicious mix of sweet and nutty flavors, it's perfect for salads, sandwiches, and wraps.