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Gourds

Large Gourds

Large Gourd
Bushel
1990 Lagenaria siceraria (135 days) Open-pollinated. Lagenaria. Shaped like a large 18" bowl with a pot lid. Start indoors. read more
Large Gourd
Large Bottle or Birdhouse
1966 Lagenaria siceraria (120 days) Open-pollinated. Lagenaria. Large gourd with bulbous base and narrow neck. Fruit can grow 14" tall and 12" in diameter. Start indoors. read more
Speckled Swansold out, substitute 1966.
1968 Lagenaria siceraria
(120 days) Open-pollinated. Fairgoers have gawked at these show-stealers, whether in Jack Kertesz’ demonstration gardens or at... read more

Grains

Sorghum

Sorghum
Texicoa Sorghum - Organic
4316 Sorghum bicolor
(100 days) Sorghum, a large corn-like plant originally domesticated in Africa, is traditionally considered a southern crop. So I... read more

Specialty Greens

Specialty Green
Red Calaloo
4301 Amaranthus tricolor (120 days) Open-pollinated. Very red Jamaican traditional green for Calaloo stew. Beautiful tricolor blaze makes it ornamental as well. read more

Kale and Collards

Collards

Collard
Cascade Glaze - ECO
3442 Brassica oleracea (acephala group)
(60 days) A re-selection of the 1820 heirloom Green Glaze, by Alan Kapuler, Jeff McCormack and Carol Deppe.... read more
Collard
Champion
3443 Brassica oleracea (acephala group) (60 days) Open-pollinated. Rich dark Vates strain selected to stand longer into late fall and early winter. Chock full of nutrition; like kale but smooth large green leaves. read more
Collard
Variegated - ECO
3444 Brassica oleracea (acephala group) (61 days) Open-pollinated. Florida heirloom. Develops beautiful white ribs that contrast with yellow-green leaves at maturity. read more
Vatessold out, substitute 3443.
3441 Brassica oleracea (acephala group) (60 days) Open-pollinated. Large upright 1.5-2' plants have large dark green thick crumpled leaves with mild cabbagey flavor. Will overwinter in high tunnels. read more

Okra

Okra
Beck’s Big Buck - Organic
3699 Abelmoschus esculentus (85 days) Open-pollinated. Big fluted tender green pods on sturdy plants. Will produce in central Maine, but better suited to farther south. read more
Okra
Cajun Jewel - Organic
3695 Abelmoschus esculentus (65 days) Open-pollinated. Early 1x7" pods. Dwarf spineless 3-4' plants. Adapts well to cooler climate. read more
Red Burgundy - ECOnot available yet, check back after mid-FEB
3697 Abelmoschus esculentus (75 days) Open-pollinated. Edible and ornamental. Slender burgundy pods best harvested at 4". Green leaves and burgundy stems and pods. read more