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Ordering will resume for Fedco Seeds when we release our 2018 catalog, in early December 2017.
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Asian Greens

Mustards

Mizspoona Salad Selects Gene Pool
Mustard
Mizspoona Salad Selects Gene Pool OGordering closed, reopening in early December
3229MO  (40 days) Open-pollinated. Medium-dark green variably shaped leaves. Zingy. Excellent for salads or braised. read more
Pink Lettucy Mustard Gene Pool
Mustard
Pink Lettucy Mustard Gene Pool OGordering closed, reopening in early December
3239LO  (40 days) Open-pollinated. Variations of greens with pink or purple pigments in midribs. Adds color and mild tangy flavor to mixes. Can be overwintered. read more
Purple Rapa Mix Gene Pool
Mustard
Purple Rapa Mix Gene Pool OGordering closed, reopening in early December
3249MO  (45 days) Open-pollinated. Very vigorous tall serrated green leaves with purple veins and shading. Expect variation. Medium-hot. For use in salad mix. Bolt resistant. read more

Celery

Redventure
Celery
Redventure OGordering closed, reopening in early December
3630RO  (84 days) Open-pollinated. Delicious chewy stalks with interior red color. read more

Cole Crops

Broccoli

Solstice
Broccoli
Solstice OGordering closed, reopening in early December
3306SO  (71 days) Open-pollinated. Tall plants with uniform 4-5" diameter heads. Beads turn purple with frost. Excellent side shot production. Best suited for fall. read more

Kale

Rainbow Lacinato
Kale
Rainbow Lacinato OGordering closed, reopening in early December
3457LO (61 days) Open-pollinated. Kale fans lamenting the fickle supply of several varieties much in demand will be thrilled that the 3-year hiatus for... read more
White Russian
Kale
White Russian OGordering closed, reopening in early December
3464WO  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Serrated silvery-green flat-leaf Siberian-type kale with white veining. Sweetens after frost. Extremely cold hardy. read more

Collections

Collection
Freed Seed Collectionordering closed, reopening in early December
5934OS Support the seed commons! 8 packets of OSSI-pledged varieties that includes lettuces, greens, leeks/onions, watermelon, calendula and more. read more

Corn

Popcorn

Dakota Black
Popcorn
Dakota Black OGordering closed, reopening in early December
675DO  (100 days) Open-pollinated. Compact plant with one ear each. 4.5" dark maroon-black ears with 15 rows. 4' stalks. read more

White Sweet Corn

Tuxana
White Sweet Corn
Tuxana OGordering closed, reopening in early December
652TO  (90 days) Open-pollinated. Late season. 9" ear with bright white kernels. 14-16 rows with great tip fill. Tender and sweet. read more

Yellow Sweet Corn

Top Hat
Yellow Sweet Corn
Top Hat OGordering closed, reopening in early December
544HO (80 days) Open-pollinated (F-6 selection from Tuxedo F-1). Oregon farmer/breeder/seed grower Jonathan Spero of Lupine Knoll Farm spent six years... read more

Flower Seeds

Calendulas

Flashback
Calendula
Flashback OGordering closed, reopening in early December
4911FO Calendula officinalis (55 days) Mix of orange, apricot and peachy doubled petals, all with red backing. read more
Solar Flashback Mix
Calendula
Solar Flashback Mix OGordering closed, reopening in early December
4927LO Calendula officinalis (55 days) Yellow, pinkish-blond, some with light tips, all with contrasting red backs. read more
Zeolights
Calendula
Zeolights OGordering closed, reopening in early December
4929ZO Calendula officinalis Pinky-maroon and yellow with dark centers. read more

Greens

Cresses

Wrinkled Crinkled Crumpled Cress
Cress
Wrinkled Crinkled Crumpled Cress OGordering closed, reopening in early December
3056WO  (30 days) Open-pollinated. Broad leaves are extremely ruffled, wrinkled and savoyed. Spicy, tangy and sweet. Good in salad mix and bunched for market. read more

Orach

Aurora Orach Mix
Orach
Aurora Orach Mix OGordering closed, reopening in early December
3150AO  (38 days) Open-pollinated. Mix of golden, dark purple and red. Exotic form and intense color. Easy culture and good taste. read more

Herbs

Epazote

Glossy Epazote
Glossy Epazote OGordering closed, reopening in early December
4551ZO Dysphania ambrosioides (50 days) Open-pollinated. Annual formerly named Chenopodium ambrosioides. As this herb is cited frequently in all my... read more

Lettuce

Butterhead Lettuce

Red-Eared Butterheart
Red-Eared Butterheart OGordering closed, reopening in early December
2836YO  (56 days) Open-pollinated. Not a true butterhead, but buttery. Dark red folded pointy short broad leaves contrast with green-to-red veins. Resists Bottom Rot. read more

Cutting Lettuce

Lollo di Vino
Cutting Lettuce
Lollo di Vino OGordering closed, reopening in early December
2795VO  (56 days) Open-pollinated. Beautiful compact Lollo-type has extremely dark purple-red leaves with ruffles and curls. Very mild flavor for type. Stays non-bitter longer. read more

Leaf Lettuce

Antares
Antares OGordering closed, reopening in early December
2738AO  (48 days) Open-pollinated. Very large vigorous oakleaf lettuce with extra-frilled bright pink and bronze leaves. Withstands some heat. Performs well transplanted in early spring. read more
Blushed Butter Oaks
Leaf Lettuce
Blushed Butter Oaks OGordering closed, reopening in early December
2764BO  (49 days) Open-pollinated. Compact pink and green oakleaf butterhead lettuce, with buttery taste. Tolerates some frost. read more
Flashy Green Butter Oak
Flashy Green Butter Oak OGordering closed, reopening in early December
2784FO  (54 days) Open-pollinated. Beautiful troutback/oakleaf cross, with rich lime-green oakleaves showing dark speckles. Excellent flavor and texture. read more
Hyper Red Rumple Waved
Hyper Red Rumple Waved OGordering closed, reopening in early December
2773HO  (50 days) Open-pollinated. Very deep red savoyed leaves with extreme ruffling. Good flavor and texture. Fair heat resistance and good cold tolerance. read more
Merlox Red Oak
Leaf Lettuce
Merlox Red Oak OGordering closed, reopening in early December
2781XO  (53 days) Open-pollinated. Compact showy oakleaf lettuce has extreme deep maroon-red leaves with wavy margins. Shows great potential for winter production. read more
Really Red Deer Tongue
Leaf Lettuce
Really Red Deer Tongue OGordering closed, reopening in early December
2744RO  (48 days) Open-pollinated. Lettuce gene-pool with deep red pointed deer-tongue leaves and contrasting white-green stems. Withstands some heat. read more

Lettuce Mix

Freedom Lettuce Gene-Pool
Freedom Lettuce Gene-Pool OGordering closed, reopening in early December
2984FO An inspiring mix with plenty of surprises, this gene pool was created by Frank Morton in his so-called “Hell’s Half-Acre lettuce trial,” in which... read more

Romaine Lettuce

Better Devil
Romaine Lettuce
Better Devil OGordering closed, reopening in early December
2862DO  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Compact uniform attractive lettuce with bronze tapered cos-like leaves. Large green veins tinged with purple. No bitterness. For early spring planting. read more
Blushed Butter Cos
Romaine Lettuce
Blushed Butter Cos OGordering closed, reopening in early December
2854BO  (49 days) Open-pollinated. Unique Butterhead/Romaine combination with ruffled savoyed leaves dappled red and green. Very crisp and buttery. read more
Mayan Jaguar
Mayan Jaguar OGordering closed, reopening in early December
2856JO  (51 days) Open-pollinated. Best of the splotched speckled types. Dark green ruffled leaves mottled with maroon-red spots. Sweet juicy veins, blushed pink heart. Poor heat tolerance. read more

Melons

Watermelons

Blacktail Mountain
Watermelon
Blacktail Mountain OGordering closed, reopening in early December
1003BO  (71 days) Open-pollinated. Modern classic. Crunchy orange-red flesh. Dark green to nearly black round 4-15 lb fruit. Extra early and hardy. read more
Sweet Dakota Rose
Watermelon
Sweet Dakota Rose OGordering closed, reopening in early December
1035DO  (82 days) Open-pollinated. Modern classic. Red flesh with few seeds. Round-to-oval 8-12 lb fruit with dark green stripes on light green base. read more

Onions and Leeks

Leeks

King Sieg
Leek
King Sieg OGordering closed, reopening in early December
2411SO  (84 days) Open-pollinated. 6" tall, 3" thick shanks. Blue-green leaves. Very cold tolerant. A good candidate for overwintering. read more

Onions

Dakota Tears
Onion
Dakota Tears OGordering closed, reopening in early December
2489DO  (112 days) Open-pollinated. Very hard I lb yellow-skinned onion with robust flavor. Very long storage ability. read more

Peppers

Hot Peppers

Jaluv An Attitude
Hot Pepper
Jaluv An Attitude OGordering closed, reopening in early December
3831JO  (75 days) Open-pollinated. Thicker-skinned jalapeno-like fruits. Delicious hot fruity flavor; 2,500-8,000 Scovilles. Adapted to northern latitudes. read more
Matchbox
Hot Pepper
Matchbox OGordering closed, reopening in early December
3866MO  (75 days) Open-pollinated. Pale green to deep scarlet 2" long, 1/3" wide. Hot! 30,000-50,000 Scovilles. Prolific. read more

Tomatoes

Cherry Tomatoes

Be My Baby
Cherry Tomato
Be My Baby OGordering closed, reopening in early December
4108BO  (65 days) Open-pollinated. Ind. Red cherry. Ongoing result of a cross of three famous tomatoes. Sweet and productive. read more
Pink Princess Gene Pool
Cherry Tomato
Pink Princess Gene Pool ECOordering closed, reopening in early December
4107PP  (62 days) Open-pollinated. Pink cherry tomato. Still variable, but the true Princess is deliciously sweet. Early and prolific. read more

Winter Squash

Buttercup/Kabocha Winter Squash

Uncle David’s Dakota Dessert
Buttercup/Kabocha Winter Squash
Uncle David’s Dakota Dessert OGordering closed, reopening in early December
1630DO  (95 days) Open-pollinated. Slightly smaller than the standard Burgess, with a lighter green rind. Very high-quality fruits. read more

Delicata

Zeppelin Delicata
Delicata
Zeppelin Delicata OGordering closed, reopening in early December
1611ZO  (100 days) Open-pollinated. High-quality strain. 1 lb fruit has ivory skin with dark green stripes. Turns orange and yellow in storage. read more