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Webb's Wonderful Lettuce

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The 'Iceberg' lettuce with its massive firm head and long growing season.

Developed around 1890 by Clarence Webb, a horticulturist who worked to promote allotments during WW1. His extensive 'Horticultural Stores and Nursery' were on the site in Kendal now occupied by the Marks and Spencer store.

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