Solid King EL is a very versatile romaine variety. It has excellent bolting tolerance, medium tip-burn resistance, and corky root resistance. Solid King EL has later heart maturity and a better midrib appearance than Solid King. This variety is excellent for hearts market.
This variety may be used for fresh, whole leaf, hearts, and/or processor markets with exceptional quality. When compared to the following varieties you will notice that Sold King EL has greater weight than Valley Heart, Rubicon, Caesar, King Henry, Sunbelt, & PIC 714.