Produce Express is an advocate of the "Buy Fresh, Buy Local" concept and has established relationships with a variety of farms for the purpose of supporting local farmers and offering our customers the fresh fruits and vegetables grown by these farmers.
This sweet, delicately flavored vegetable, related to onion and garlic family, has an edible 6-10 inch blanched, white stalk. The tough, strappy, green leaves should be trimmed away, leaving the pale green and beautiful white stalk.
Little Gem is a small lettuce often described as 'a combination of Butter lettuce and Romaine'. It is crisp, like Romaine, and sweet, like Butter lettuce, but the texture and the flavor are still its own.