Lettuce is most commonly grown as a leaf vegetable which is used in salads and sandwiches.This plant has a height of about 6-12 inches and its leaves are mostly greenish in color. It has a life of 65-130 days from planting to harvesting. They are at their peak in summer whereas their growth becomes a little slow in winters.
It is also used in soups, sandwiches, wraps and burgers. It is a cool weather vegetable therefore store it unwashed in the refrigerator for not more than 3-5 days.