Entry from British & World English dictionary
A small compact lettuce of a variety of the cos type.
- There were loads of lettuces, in the greenhouse and planted into sinks outside- Little Gem, Rocket, Saladini, and Frisby, amongst others.
- Varieties such as Little Gem are available for smaller gardens and as accents.
- You could throw the little beans in a salad too, perhaps one with Little Gem and a lemony dressing.
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