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Asian Greens

Mustards

Mustard
Mizspoona Salad Selects Gene Pool - Organic
3229 Brassica rapa (40 days) Open-pollinated. Medium-dark green variably shaped leaves. Zingy. Excellent for salads or braised. read more
Mustard
Pink Lettucy Mustard Gene Pool - Organic
3239 Brassica rapa (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
Mustard
Purple Rapa Mix Gene Pool - Organic
3249 Brassica alboglabra
(45 days) Another of Frank Morton’s distinctive gene pools, a select population from crossing Pink Lettucy and Wong Bok with... read more

Broccoli

Broccoli

Solstice - Organicsold out, substitute 3308.
3306 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group)
(71 days) Open-pollinated. Has rapidly gained a following. Its tall leggy plants gave it its alias Oregon Long... read more

Broccoli, Non-Heading

Purple Peacock Gene Pool - Organicnot available yet, check back after early FEB
3316 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group)
(92 days) Open-pollinated. A gourmet ornamental edible cross by Frank Morton of a large green broccoli with two... read more

Celery

Celery
Redventure - Organic
3630 Apium graveolens (84 days) Open-pollinated. Delicious chewy stalks with interior red color. read more

Corn

Flour Corn

Flour Corn
Painted Mountain - Organic
680 Zea mays (85 days) Open-pollinated. 5' plant with 6-7" cobs. Kernels are gold, orange, red and purple. Multi-colored tassels. read more

Popcorn

Popcorn
Dakota Black - Organic
675 Zea mays (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

White Sweet Corn
Tuxana - Organic
652 Zea mays (86 days) Open-pollinated. Late season. 9" ear with bright white kernels. 14-16 rows with great tip fill. Tender and sweet. read more

Flower Seeds

Calendulas

Calendula
Flashback - Organic
4911 Calendula officinalis (55 days) Open-pollinated. Mix of orange, apricot and peachy doubled petals, all with red backing. read more
Solar Flashback Mix - Organicsold out, substitute 4911.
4927 Calendula officinalis (55 days) Open-pollinated. Yellow, pinkish-blond, some with light tips, all with contrasting red backs. read more
Calendula
Zeolights - Organic
4929 Calendula officinalis Open-pollinated. Pinky-maroon and yellow with dark centers. read more

Greens

Specialty Greens

Wrinkled Crinkled Crumpled Cress - Organicnot available yet, check back after early FEB
3056 Lepidium sativum (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

Kale and Collards

Siberian Kale

Siberian Kale
White Russian - Organic
3464 Brassica napus (pabularia group) (60 days) Open-pollinated. Serrated silvery-green flat-leaf Siberian-type kale with white veining. Sweetens after frost. Extremely cold hardy. read more

Lettuce

Deer Tongue Lettuce

Deer Tongue Lettuce
Really Red Deer Tongue - Organic
2744 Latuca sativa (48 days) Open-pollinated. Lettuce gene-pool with deep red pointed deer-tongue leaves and contrasting white-green stems. Withstands some heat. read more

Iceberg or Crisphead Lettuce

Iceberg or Crisphead Lettuce
Gildenstern - Organic
2713 Latuca sativa
(46 days) A mini-iceberg—let us call it a bergy bit. Folded and blistered light green leaves wrap into a tight crisp whorled 4" head... read more

Lettuce Mix

Freedom Lettuce Gene-Pool - Organicnot available yet, check back after early FEB
2984 Latuca sativa Open-pollinated. At least 10-12 different forms, disease resistant, great tasting lettuces. Open-source seed. read more

Lollo Rosso Lettuce

Lollo di Vino - Organicnot available yet, check back after early FEB
2795 Latuca sativa (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

Looseleaf Lettuce

Looseleaf Lettuce
Hyper Red Rumple Waved - Organic
2773 Latuca sativa (50 days) Open-pollinated. Organic, Very deep red savoyed leaves with extreme ruffling. Good flavor and texture. Fair heat resistance and good cold tolerance. read more

Oakleaf Lettuce

Oakleaf Lettuce
Antares - Organic
2738 Latuca sativa (48 days) Open-pollinated. Very large vigorous oakleaf lettuce with extra-frilled bright pink and bronze leaves. Withstands some heat. Start in early spring for an amazing show. read more
Oakleaf Lettuce
Blushed Butter Oaks - Organic
2764 Latuca sativa (49 days) Open-pollinated. Compact pink and green oakleaf butterhead lettuce, with buttery taste. Tolerates some frost. read more
Oakleaf Lettuce
Elf Ears Oak - Organic
2763 Latuca sativa
(50 days) Frank Morton made Elf Ears Oak as small as the vigorous oakleaf-type lettuces will likely allow. The bright green leaf is... read more
Oakleaf Lettuce
Flashy Green Butter Oak - Organic
2784 Latuca sativa (54 days) Open-pollinated. Beautiful troutback/oakleaf cross, with rich lime-green oakleaves showing dark speckles. Excellent flavor and texture. read more
Oakleaf Lettuce
Merlox Red Oak - Organic
2781 Latuca sativa (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

Romaine Lettuce

Romaine Lettuce
Better Devil - Organic
2862 Latuca sativa (60 days) Open-pollinated. Compact uniform attractive lettuce with bronze tapered cos-like leaves. Large green veins tinged with purple. No bitterness. For spring planting. read more
Romaine Lettuce
Blushed Butter Cos - Organic
2854 Latuca sativa (49 days) Open-pollinated. Unique Butterhead/Romaine combination with ruffled savoyed leaves dappled red and green. Very crisp and buttery. read more
Romaine Lettuce
Jadeite - Organic
2855 Latuca sativa
(50 days) Fresh from Frank Morton’s legendary lettuce breeding program! True to name, mini-romaine Jadeite’s matte apple-green... read more
Mayan Jaguar - Organicnot available yet, check back after early FEB
2856 Latuca sativa (51 days) Open-pollinated. Best of the speckled types. Dark green ruffled leaves mottled with maroon-red spots. Sweet juicy veins, blushed pink heart. Poor heat tolerance. read more

Onions and Leeks

Leeks

Leek
King Sieg - Organic
2411 Allium ampeloprasum (porrum group) (84 days) Open-pollinated. 6" tall, 3" thick shanks. Blue-green leaves. Very cold tolerant. A good candidate for overwintering. read more

Shallots

Glacier Rose - Organicsold out, substitute 2443.
2441 Allium cepa (aggregatum group)
(100 days) Open-pollinated. Longtime Montana farmer and plant breeder Judy Owsowitz loved the hybrid shallot Prisma... read more

Yellow Storage Onions

Yellow Storage Onion
Dakota Tears - Organic
2489 Allium cepa (112 days) Open-pollinated. Very hard 1 lb yellow-skinned onion with robust flavor. Very long storage ability. read more

Peppers

Hot Peppers

Hot Pepper
Carrot Bomb - Organic
3825 Capsicum annuum
(74 days) Open-pollinated. An explosion of round 1–2" shiny bright tangerine baubles blow up the pepper patch on sturdy 2–2½"... read more

Squash - Winter

Buttercup

Buttercup
Uncle David’s Dakota Dessert - Organic
1630 Cucurbita maxima (95 days) Open-pollinated. Slightly smaller than the standard Burgess, with a lighter green rind. Very high-quality fruits. read more

Delicata

Delicata
Zeppelin Delicata - Organic
1611 Cucurbita pepo (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

Watermelons

Red & Pink Flesh

Red & Pink Flesh
Sweet Dakota Rose - Organic
1035 Citrullus lanatus (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