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Artichoke

Imperial Star - Organicsold out
3608  (120 days) Open-pollinated. Each plant produces up to eight flower buds. A biennial that must be tricked into behaving like a winter has passed in order to produce this year. read more

Asian Greens

Asian Green
Chinese Thick-Stem - Organic
3257  (47 days) Open-pollinated. Sweet succulent ribs and moderately pungent winter-hardy greens. Good for summer mesclun; excellent cut-and-come-again. read more
Asian Green
Garland Serrated Chrysanthemum
3203  (40 days) Open-pollinated. Japanese Shungiku prized for small grey-green leaves and 5" yellow flowers, both edible. Sow in spring. read more
Asian Green
Hon Tsai Tai
3205  (37 days) Open-pollinated. Produces many pencil-thick deep purple flowering shoots with pleasing mild mustard flavor. Grows best in cool weather. read more
Asian Green
Lady Murasaki
3216 (45 days) Open-pollinated. Brassica rapa Lady Murasaki, the courtly author of The Tale of Genji, considered one of the world’s first and finest... read more
Asian Green
Maruba Santoh
3209  (35 days) Open-pollinated. Loose round chartreuse leaves, flat white stems, and blossoms, all edible. Can be cut small for mesclun. Fair bolt tolerance. read more
Asian Green
Tatsoi
3220  (45 days) Open-pollinated. Spoon-shaped dark green leaves in compact rosettes. Very hardy. Will come back when cut. read more
Asian Green
Tatsoi - Organic
3221  (45 days) Open-pollinated. Spoon-shaped dark green leaves in compact rosettes. Very hardy. Will come back when cut. read more

Chinese Cabbages

Chinese Cabbage
Fun Jen
3224  (45 days) Open-pollinated. Japanese heirloom. Lettucy-type Chinese cabbage with semi-loose conical light yellow-green ruffled 6X10" heads. Excellent frost resistance; bolts in heat. read more
Chinese Cabbage
Tokyo Bekana - Organic
3222  (20 days) Open-pollinated. Lettucy pale green ruffled leaves. Mild, sweet. Will re-grow after cuttings. Cold hardy. read more

Mustards

Early Mizuna - Organicsold out
3226  (40 days) Open-pollinated. Japanese heirloom. Deeply cut fringed leaves on slender white stalks. Use as cut-and-come-again, succession plantings and baby leaf production. read more
Mustard
Garnet Giant - Organic
3217 (20 days baby; 45 days mature) Open-pollinated. Brassica juncea Despite its name, this mustard is a favorite for cutting at its dark purple baby... read more
Mustard
Golden Frill - Organic
3236  (20-40 days) Open-pollinated. Light golden-green leaves are curled and lacy. Mustard zing. Resists bolting in heat. read more
Mustard
Green Wave
3243  (45 days) Open-pollinated. Best-adapted mustard for northern climates. Hot mustardy flavor. Will come back when cut. Slow to bolt. Can be overwintered. read more
Mizspoona Salad Selects Gene Pool - Organicsold out
3229  (40 days) Open-pollinated. Medium-dark green variably shaped leaves. Zingy. Excellent for salads or braised. read more
Mustard
Osaka Purple - Organic
3247  (45 days) Open-pollinated. Purple-streaked foliage and succulent broad stems. Spicy. Used for mesclun and braising. read more
Mustard
Pink Lettucy Mustard Gene Pool - Organic
3239  (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
Red Giant - Organic
3245  (45 days) Open-pollinated. Japanese heirloom. Large purple-tinted savoyed leaves. Peppery flavor. Standard mesclun ingredient. Cold tolerant. read more
Mustard
Ruby Streaks - Organic
3227  (40 days) Open-pollinated. Bold purple-blushed delicately serrated mizuna-type leaves with sweet an spicy flavor. For spring and fall plantings. Bolts in heat. read more
Mustard
Spicy Green
3241  (21 days) Open-pollinated. Elegant furled finely lobed leaf mustard. Mild with snappy spicy flavor. Tolerates summer heat and fall cold. read more
Toraziroh - Organicsold out, substitute 3219.
3253  (45 days) Open-pollinated. Prolific yields of large very dark green leaves with distinctively pungent Pac Choy-flavored stems. Slow to bolt. read more
Mustard
Yukina Savoy - Organic
3219 (45 days full size; 21 baby) This Asian green has a Japanese name that could be written ‘snow, vegetable’ or ‘fortune, endure.’ The auspicious... read more

Radishes - Leaf & Pod

Rat-tail - ECOsold out
2264  (50 days) Open-pollinated. Asian heirloom, Specialty. Grown for its immature purple-green pungent seed pods. Harvest young for best quality. read more

Shiso

Kaori Green Shisosold out
3282  (85 days) Open-pollinated. Aromatic and ornamental frilly cinnamony leaves. Used in sushi and to garnish rice, noodles, soups, cocktails. read more
Red Shisosold out
3283  (85 days) Open-pollinated. Ornamental and edible purplish-red cinnamon-scented leaves. Used in sushi, sauces, garnishes, pickles and stir-fries. Colors umeboshi plums red. read more

Beans

Bush Green Beans

Bush Blue Lake 274sold out, substitute 231.
238  (57 days) Open-pollinated. 6" pods. Not heat tolerant, but excellent for fall crops in area with very hot summer. White seed. read more
Bush Green Bean
Greencrop
214  (53 days) Open-pollinated. Flat Romano-type pods grow up to 8" long. White seed. read more
Jadesold out, substitute 231.
230  (56 days) Open-pollinated. High yields of tasty 5–7" straight slender round dark green beans. Holds quality well both on the plant and after harvest. read more
Bush Green Bean
Jade - Organic
231  (56 days) Open-pollinated. High yields of tasty 5–7" straight slender round dark green beans. Holds quality well both on the plant and after harvest. read more
Providersold out, substitute 205.
204  (50 days) Open-pollinated. Concentrated sets of 5-5.5" pods. High yields even in adverse conditions. A popular favorite. Purple seed. read more
Bush Green Bean
Provider - Organic
205  (50 days) Open-pollinated. Concentrated sets of 5-5.5" pods. High yields even in adverse conditions. A popular favorite. Purple seed. read more
Bush Green Bean
Roma II - Organic
245  (59 days) Open-pollinated. 5" flattened Romano pods. White seed. read more
Bush Green Bean
Roma II
246  (59 days) Open-pollinated. 5" flattened Romano pods. White seed. read more
Bush Green Bean
Strike
210  (53 days) Open-pollinated. 5.5" slender smooth straight round pods. Upright plant; easy picking. White seeds. read more

Bush Haricots Verts

Concador Yellow Filetsold out
251  (62 days) Open-pollinated. Slender 4½–5" filet pods. Medium-sized upright plant. Uniform pods. Small white seeds. read more
Bush Haricots Vert
Masai
248  (58 days) Open-pollinated. 5" slender stringless pods. Compact plants and small leaves make for easy picking. White seed. read more
Bush Haricots Vert
Maxibel - Organic
249  (61 days) Open-pollinated. Dark green straight 6-8" filet pods. Heavy producer. Excellent flavor. Speckled brown seed. read more
Bush Haricots Vert
Montpellier - Organic
247 (57 days) We are pleased to offer once again a limited amount of seed of this very refined haricot vert for home gardens. Developed by Petoseed... read more
Velour Purple Filetsold out
254  (62 days) Open-pollinated. Slender straight 4–5" purple pods. Upright medium-sized plant. Light brown seed. read more

Bush Purple Beans

Bush Purple Bean
Royal Burgundy - Organic
225  (55 days) Open-pollinated. 5" straight pods. Grows well in cold conditions. Light brown seed. read more

Bush Wax Beans

Bush Wax Bean
Dragon Langerie - Organic
277  (57 days) Open-pollinated. 6" creamy yellow pods mottled with purple tiger stripes. Seeds are purplish brown with blue stripes. read more
Bush Wax Bean
Gold Rush - Organic
265  (54 days) Open-pollinated. Straight round stringless tender yellow pods with green tips. High yields, holds well. read more
Bush Wax Bean
Golden Butterwax
270  (56 days) Open-pollinated. Straight pods. White seed. read more

Dry Beans

Agate Pinto - ECOsold out
366 (92 days) Mostly bush prolific pinto with medium-sized slightly flattened mottled beans of rich spicy flavor and creamy texture. Does well in the... read more
Black Turtle - Organicsold out
385  (102 days) Open-pollinated. Small black beans. An improved upright bush version of the heirloom. Excellent flavor. read more
Jacob’s Cattle - ECOsold out
343  (88 days) Open-pollinated. Kidney-shaped bean with dark red speckles on white background. Popular New England heirloom. read more
Jacob’s Cattle - Organicsold out
344  (88 days) Open-pollinated. Kidney-shaped bean with dark red speckles on white background. Popular New England heirloom. read more
Dry Bean
Kenearly - Organic
353  (89 days) Open-pollinated. Plump oval medium-sized bean, cream with a yellow eye. Very similar to Maine Yellow Eye. read more
King of the Earlysold out
336  (85 days) Open-pollinated. Mottled red baking bean. Heavy yields. Maine family heirloom. read more
Maine Sunset - ECOsold out, substitute 353.
337  (85 days) Open-pollinated. Maine heirloom. Beautiful plump ivory beans with brownish-maroon splashes around the hilum. Wonderful baking bean: creamy texture and rich flavor. read more
Marfax - ECOsold out, substitute 339.
338  (86 days) Open-pollinated. Golden tan seed. High yielding. Adapted to cool climates. read more
Dry Bean
Marfax - Organic
339  (86 days) Open-pollinated. Golden tan seed. High yielding. Adapted to cool climates. read more
Dry Bean
Mitla - ECO
320 (85 days) Though this variety first came to us as a tepary bean, it is not. Acting on a tip from Tim Springston of Oxbow Farm in Erin, NY, we grew... read more
Dry Bean
Monos Negros - ECO
358 (90 days) Open-pollinated. The name means ‘black monkeys’ in Spanish. Marina Davis brought this small heirloom black bean to our attention. Plant... read more
Red Kidneysold out
376  (102 days) Open-pollinated. Early maturing light-red kidney bean. read more
Dry Bean
Red Kidney - Organic
377  (102 days) Open-pollinated. Early maturing light-red kidney bean. read more
Dry Bean
Saturday Night Special - ECO
388 (105 days) Legendary plant breeder Elwyn Meader was hired by famous Maine baked bean company B&M (founded 1867) to breed a pea bean that would... read more
Dry Bean
Soldier - ECO
349  (89 days) Open-pollinated. Large white kidney bean with red-brown solider-like figures on the eye. Popular New England bean. read more

Fava Beans

Windsorsold out
298  (75 days) Open-pollinated. Classic heirloom bean. White and black flowers. Brown seed. read more
Windsor - Organicsold out
299  (75 days) Open-pollinated. Classic heirloom bean. White and black flowers. Brown seed. read more

Lima Beans

Lima Bean
Jackson Wonder
324  (103 days) Open-pollinated. 18" tall. 3 seeds per pod, grey in the shell stage and drying to buff with purple and black mottling. White flowers. read more
Lima Bean
King of the Garden
325  (106 days) Open-pollinated. 8" pods, dependably produces at least four large creamy white seeds per pod. Vines can grow 10'. read more
Packers - ECOsold out
323 (100 days) Last offered in 2016, the opening sentence of our description was written in 1999: “With global warming apparently bringing later fall... read more

Pole Beans

Pole Bean
Blue Coco - Organic
295 (72 days snap) A pre-1775 French heirloom named for its chocolate seeds and bluish-purple pods, Coco makes a handsome vining plant, its green... read more
Dolloff - ECOsupply limited, size not available
362 (70 days shell, 90 days dry) The first time I cooked up a mess of Dolloff beans I was hooked: rich, substantial, meaty—everything I want in a... read more
Pole Bean
Kentucky Wonder
285  (68 days) Open-pollinated. 7-9" pods. Very productive. Nutty flavor. Excellent for freezing. Brown seed. read more
Pole Bean
Monte Gusto
283 (58 days) An elegant standout in wax pole beans. Bright yellow 7–8" pencil-thin smooth filet beans are blemish-free, exceptionally productive, and... read more
Multicolored Pole Bean Mixsold out
297 (60-72 days) Open-pollinated. Pick a pole of polychromatic pods! We combine green, yellow, purple and striped varieties of staggered maturity into... read more
Pole Bean
Northeaster - Organic
280  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Also known as Kwintus. A superior early pole bean, always in short supply. Somewhat flattened pods are slow to get tough. read more
Purple Poddedsold out
288  (70 days) Open-pollinated. Ozark heirloom. Vigorous vines climb 6–7', with lilac-colored blossoms. Bright purple pods. Tender, turn green when cooked. read more
Rattlesnakesold out, substitute 293.
292  (70 days) Open-pollinated. 6-7" pods with purple streaking. Tan seed with dark stripes. Also known as Preacher Bean. read more
Pole Bean
Rattlesnake - Organic
293  (70 days) Open-pollinated. 6-7" pods with purple streaking. Tan seed with dark stripes. Also known as Preacher Bean. read more
Pole Bean
Red Noodle Yard Long
322  (90 days) Open-pollinated. Impressive 14-18" burgundy pods. Small brown seed. read more
Pole Bean
Scarlet Runner
318  (70 days) Open-pollinated. 10-12' tall. Mottled black and purple seeds. Ornamental brilliant scarlet blossoms. Snap or shell bean. read more
Pole Bean
Seychelles - Organic
278  (55 days) Open-pollinated. 7–9' vines bear long stringless round-podded very dark green fresh beans, coming early. 2017 AAS. read more
Seychellessold out, substitute 278.
279  (55 days) Open-pollinated. 7–9' vines bear long stringless round-podded very dark green fresh beans, coming early. 2017 AAS. read more
Pole Bean
True Red Cranberry Pole Bean - Organic
371  (102 days) Open-pollinated. Plump round maroon seeds without streaking. Excellent flavor. read more

Shell & Dry Beans

Shell & Dry Bean
Black Coco - Organic
334 (60 days shell, 85 days dry) A triple-treat bean that is a joy to grow because it is so easy. 2' plants set abundant 5" round pods of plump shiny... read more
Shell & Dry Bean
Fast Lady Northern - ECO
321  (65 days) Open-pollinated. Southern pea for the North! Small white bean matures quickly. Easy-to-pick yellow pods. Beautiful yellow flowers on bushy semi-erect plants. read more
Shell & Dry Bean
Limelight - Organic
333 (60 days shell, 85 days dry) A versatile variety, excellent both as a shell and a dry bean. Plants benefit from loose trellising to avoid possible... read more
Silver Cloud Cannellini - Organicsold out
331  (70 days) Open-pollinated. White Cannelini bean. 5-6" short fat pods contain 5 plump seeds. Excellent flavor. read more
Shell & Dry Bean
Taylor Dwarf Horticultural
326  (68 days) Open-pollinated. Buff bean with red stripes. Also known as Speckled Bays. read more
Shell & Dry Bean
Tiger’s Eye - ECO
335 (65 days shell, 85 days dry) Also called Pepa de Zapallo, originally from Argentina and Chile. Among the most beautiful of all beans, bright... read more
Shell & Dry Bean
Vermont Cranberry - Organic
328  (70 days) Open-pollinated. Pods contain 5 to 6 speckled cranberry-colored beans. Reliable and hardy. read more

Soybeans

Chiba Green - Organicsold out, substitute 491.
494 (83 days) With similar maturity to Beer Friend, this edamame soybean packs a lot of flavor and production into 2' compact plants. Dark green pods... read more
Sayamusume - Organicsold out, substitute 491.
492 (92 days) Ripens just after Shirofumi with longer darker pods and sweeter beans. CR and Roberta agree it’s the best-tasting variety, rich and... read more
Soybean
Shirofumi
482 Open-pollinated. Vigorous thigh-high vines make early concentrated sets of light green pods, averaging two beans per pods. read more
Soybean
Shirofumi - Organic
491  (90 days) Open-pollinated. Vigorous thigh-high vines make early concentrated sets of light green pods, averaging two beans per pods. read more
Soybean
Tankuro - Organic
488  (90 days) Open-pollinated. Black-seeded 3' plants. Pods contain 2-3 beans. Excellent flavor. read more
Tankurosold out, substitute 488.
490  (90 days) Open-pollinated. Black-seeded 3' plants. Pods contain 2-3 beans. Excellent flavor. read more

Beets

Beet
3 Root Grex - Organic
2128  (54 days) Open-pollinated. Gene pool based on 3 heirlooms. Expect 3 colors: pink-red with orange, bright gold and vivid orange. 3.5 x 7-8" tapered form. read more
Beet
Boldor
2130  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Round rose-gold beet. Zoned white-yellow raw interior cooks to light orange. Short light green tops with gold stems and veins. read more
Beet
Bull’s Blood
2186  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Grown for greens, not roots. Large glossy reddish-purple leaves. Holds quality in summer but best in fall and under winter cover. read more
Beet
Bull’s Blood - Organic
2187  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Grown for greens, not roots. Large glossy reddish-purple leaves. Holds quality in summer but best in fall and under winter cover. read more
Beet
Chioggia
2136  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Light red exterior; interior rings of pink and white. Green tops. Exceptional sweetness. read more
Beet
Chioggia Guardsmark - Organic
2137  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Selection from heirloom. Light red exterior; interior rings of pink and white. Green tops. Exceptional sweetness. read more
Beet
Cylindra
2156  (56 days) Open-pollinated. Danish heirloom. 6" long cylindrical dark red beet. Excellent for pickling and processing. read more
Beet
Detroit Dark Red Short Top
2182  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Uniform globular smooth red beet. Tender interior with deep red flesh. A favorite of home gardeners and canners. read more
Beet
Early Wonder Tall Top
2108  (48 days) Open-pollinated. From 1911, beloved by commercial growers and home gardeners. Early beet greens and bunching beets. Quick cold soil emergence. Attractive purple tops. read more
Beet
Early Wonder Tall Top - Organic
2109  (48 days) Open-pollinated. From 1911, beloved by commercial growers and home gardeners. Early beet greens and bunching beets. Quick cold soil emergence. Attractive purple tops. read more
Beet
Golden Detroit - Organic
2144  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Vibrantly golden beets, sweet and delicious. Elongated pyramid shape with no green shoulders. Greens also delicious! read more
Beet
Golden Grex - Organic
2129  (54 days) Open-pollinated. Gold beet with Lutz shape, size and mild sweet flavor. Green tops with some golden stem. Golden orange roots with orange shoulders. read more
Beet
Touchstone Gold - Organic
2149  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Refined round golden beet. Dependable germination. Excellent flavor. Bestseller. read more

Broccoli

Broccoli

Broccoli
Solstice - Organic
3306 (71 days) Open-pollinated. Has rapidly gained a following. Its tall leggy plants gave it its alias Oregon Long Neck. Donna Dyrek harvested her... read more
Broccoli
Umpqua - Organic
3325  (95 days) Open-pollinated. Handsome uniform dark-green 5-6" heads. Abundant side shoots over a long harvest window. Ideal home-garden variety for the fall. read more
Waltham 29sold out
3320  (92 days) Open-pollinated. Reliable 6" heads with medium bead. No side shoot production. For fall crops only. read more

Broccoli Raab

Broccoli Raab
Quarantina
3485  (40 days) Open-pollinated. Harvest young stems, leaves, and small flower buds. Leaves best in spring. Stems and flower buds best in fall crop. read more

Broccoli, Non-Heading

Broccoli, Non-Heading
Piracicaba
3327  (56 days) Open-pollinated. Sweet stalks and stems produce succulent small green loose heads with very large beads. Abundant side shoots. Excellent flavor and heat tolerance. read more
Broccoli, Non-Heading
Purple Peacock Gene Pool - Organic
3316 (92 days) Open-pollinated. A gourmet ornamental edible cross by Frank Morton of a large green broccoli with two colorful kales. Although this... read more

Brussels Sprouts

Brussels Sprouts
Falstaff
3341  (102 days) Open-pollinated. Sprawling ornamental plants produce small red brussels sprouts with nutty savory flavor. read more

Cabbages

Green Cabbages

Green Cabbage
Early Jersey Wakefield
3355  (63 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Distinctive pointy 2-3 lb heads. Compact plant allows close spacing. Excellent flavor and tender texture. read more
Green Cabbage
Golden Acre
3352  (62 days) Open-pollinated. Classic early round 3-5 lb grey-green compact heads on short stems. Excellent flavor. Not long standing. read more
January King - Organicsold out
3399 (110 days) Open-pollinated. This old variety developed in northern Europe more than a century ago still reigns supreme as an outstanding OP... read more

Red Cabbages

Red Cabbage
Mammoth Red Rock
3389  (100 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. 5-8 lb late storage red cabbage with firm flattened round 8-10" heads. Red-purple to the core. Crisp and sweet. read more

Savoy Cabbages

Savoy Cabbage
Des Vertus
3384  (95 days) Open-pollinated. French Heirloom. Large medium-green heads average 4-6 lb. Juicy, with mild semi-sweet flavor. read more
Friggasold out, substitute 3384.
3380  (86 days) Open-pollinated. Compact 3 lb round 6" heads with tightly wrapped highly savoyed dark green leaves. Holds a month in the field. read more

Carrots

Early Carrots

Amsterdam #2sold out
2024  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Slender tapered 6-7" long orange carrot. Crisp and tender with small core. read more
Early Carrot
Coral
2028  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Early coreless translucent pinkish-orange blunt-tip roots. Mild sweetness boosted by “carrot perfume.” Upright tops good for bunching. read more
Early Carrot
Coral Pelleted
2029  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Early coreless translucent pinkish-orange blunt-tip roots. Mild sweetness boosted by “carrot perfume.” Upright tops good for bunching. read more
Early Carrot
Tonda di Parigi
2018  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Parisian heirloom. Round 1½" deep orange carrot. Harvest young and tender; enjoy cooked for sweetness and creamy texture. Easy in clay soil. read more

Main Season Carrots

Main Season Carrot
Danvers - Organic
2076  (75 days) Open-pollinated. Broad-shouldered 7" conical carrot with a tapered tip. Good choice for heavy soils. Long storage. read more
Main Season Carrot
Jaune du Doubs
2078  (78 days) Open-pollinated. French heirloom. 5-8" conical smooth yellow carrot. Slightly green shoulders. Crisp and crunchy. Long storage. read more
Main Season Carrot
Nantes Fancy - Organic
2051 (68 days) Open-pollinated. It’s been a long row to hoe getting this longtime customer favorite back into our catalog. And although other strains... read more
Main Season Carrot
Red Cored Chantenay
2058  (70 days) Open-pollinated. French heirloom. Thick 5-7" long red-orange carrot. Performs well in heavy soil. Excellent flavor and long storage. read more
Main Season Carrot
Rumba - Organic
2060  (72 days) Open-pollinated. Straight tapered Nantes-type carrot. Best for fall harvest and long storage. Staff favorite. read more
Scarlet Keeper - Organicsold out, substitute 2060.
2079  (85 days) Open-pollinated. Heavy 7-9" cylindrical orange carrot with broad red shoulders and blunt tips. Excellent for juice and storage. read more
Main Season Carrot
Scarlet Nantes
2042  (68 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. High-quality 6-7" bright orange carrot. Sweet flavor with small dark core. Bestseller. read more
Main Season Carrot
Shin Kuroda 5"
2073  (75 days) Open-pollinated. Bright orange stump-rooted Japanese carrot. Tender and sweet. Popular in Asian markets. read more
Main Season Carrot
Yellowstone
2063  (72 days) Open-pollinated. Large-shouldered 7-8" yellow carrot with greenish-yellow core. Performs well in diverse soil types. read more

Celery

Afina Cutting Celerysold out
3616  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Sturdy dark green foliage with rich aroma and taste. Regenerates quickly after cutting. read more
Celery
Redventure - Organic
3630  (84 days) Open-pollinated. Delicious chewy stalks with interior red color. read more
Tango - Organicsold out, substitute 3624.
3634  (90 days) Open-pollinated. Large dense plants with no punky centers. Smooth tender sweet nearly stringless stalks. read more
Celery
Ventura - OG/BD
3624  (80 days) Open-pollinated. Thick crisp stalks have rich flavor, not harsh even in less-than-ideal conditions. Ventura must receive adequate, even moisture for best growth. read more

Celeriac

Brilliant Celeriac - Organicsold out, substitute 3648.
3646  (100 days) Open-pollinated. Ugly but delicious root vegetable tastes like celery but slightly nutty, with a texture like potato. Stores well, great for winter stews. read more
Celeriac
Monarch Celeriac - Organic
3648 (100 days) Very similar to Brilliant but with a more flattened shape. Winner of the RHS Award of Garden Merit. NEW! read more

Corn

Flint & Field Corn

Abenaki Calais Flint - Organicsold out
682  (88 days) Open-pollinated. 8-row Vermont flint. 7-9" ears are golden brown, occasionally dark maroon. Great for cornmeal. read more
Floriani Red Flint - Organicsold out
688  (100 days) Open-pollinated. Red pointed kernels. Grinds into a fine pinkish meal. Excellent flavor. Italian heirloom. read more
Hopi Bluesold out, substitute 680.
691  (100 days) Open-pollinated. 9' plants make 8-10" ears with deep kernels. Drought tolerant. Grinds easily into blue flour. read more
Hopi Blue - Organicsold out, substitute 680.
692  (100 days) Open-pollinated. 9' plants make 8-10" ears with deep kernels. Drought tolerant. Grinds easily into blue flour. read more
Flint & Field Corn
Painted Mountain - Organic
680  (85 days) Open-pollinated. 5' plant with 6-7" cobs. Kernels are gold, orange, red and purple. Multi-colored tassels. read more

Popcorn

Calicounavailable, poor germination
679  (105 days) Open-pollinated. 5-8" ears. Kernels are red, yellow, mottled rosy-brown. Also brown, purple, blue and white. read more
Popcorn
Dakota Black - Organic
675  (100 days) Open-pollinated. Compact plant with one ear each. 4.5" dark maroon-black ears with 15 rows. 4' stalks. read more
Popcorn
Pennsylvania Dutch Butter Flavored - Organic
677  (102 days) Open-pollinated. Two 4-6" stocky ears per stalk. 8' plant with long dark green leaves. 1885 Pennsylvania Dutch Heirloom. read more

White Sweet Corn

Luther Hill - Organicsold out
636  (82 days) Open-pollinated. Very sweet rare classic corn, sets multiple 3-6" ears on 4' stalks. Open-pollinated heirloom. read more
White Sweet Corn
Tuxana - Organic
652  (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

Yellow Sweet Corn
Ashworth - Organic
516  (72 days) Open-pollinated. Bred by Fred Ashworth. 5' stalks, 6-7" yellow ears, good flavor. Harvest at milk stage; does not hold in the field. Starts well in cool soil. read more
Top Hat - Organicsold out, substitute 561.
544 (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

Cucumbers

Long-Fruited Cucumbers

Long-Fruited Cucumber
Painted Serpent
1388  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Specialty heirloom "snake melon" cuke. Curved coiled slender fruit with light and dark green stripes. Best eaten at 8-18". read more
Long-Fruited Cucumber
Shintokiwa - OG/BD
1396  (62 days) Open-pollinated. Extra-long Asian slicer. Uniform slender smooth-skinned 9-12" fruit with crisp non-bitter flesh. Excellent flavor. read more
Long-Fruited Cucumber
Suhyo Long - Organic
1394  (61 days) Open-pollinated. Extra-long Asian slicer. Up to 15" long. Trellis for straight fruit. Sets well in heat. read more
Long-Fruited Cucumber
Telegraph Improved European
1392  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom is a performer in tunnels and outdoors. 10-14" slim Euro-type cuke with mild flavor; not bitter, few seeds. Trellis for straight fruits. read more

Pickling Cucumbers

Pickling Cucumber
Little Leaf H-19 - Organic
1239  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Parthenocarpic pickler. Blocky, smaller than average fruit. Compact growth and small leaves. Can be grown under row cover. read more
Pickling Cucumber
National
1226  (52 days) Open-pollinated. Classic pickler. Dark green fruit with black spines. Non-bitter. Used for small pickles and dills. Long harvest window. read more

Slicing Cucumbers

Slicing Cucumber
Longfellow - Organic
1335 (70 days) Open-pollinated. Bred and released in 1927 by Jerome B. Rice Seed Co, Cambridge, NY. Stubborn Ox Farm of Brooks, ME, hosted Fedco’s 2018... read more
Slicing Cucumber
Marketmore 76
1312  (63 days) Open-pollinated. Classic slicerfor the Northeast. Dark green 8-8.5" uniform fruits. Vigorous throughout season. read more
Slicing Cucumber
Marketmore 76 - Organic
1313  (63 days) Open-pollinated. Classic slicer for the Northeast. Dark green 8-8.5" uniform fruits. Vigorous throughout season. read more
Marketmore 86 - Organicsold out, substitute 1313.
1340 (56 days) Open-pollinated. White-spined slicer bred by Dr. Henry Munger of Cornell, released in 1986. Each of Munger’s numbered Marketmore... read more

Specialty Cucumbers

Specialty Cucumber
Boothby’s Blonde - Organic
1311  (63 days) Open-pollinated. Maine heirloom. 3-4" short plump oval cream-white fruit with black spines. Excellent fresh eating. read more
Specialty Cucumber
Lemon
1372  (68 days) Open-pollinated. Specialty heirloom. Rounded 3" crisp non-bitter fruit. Skin turns from pale greenish yellow to lemon yellow. Productive. read more
Mexican Sour Gherkinsold out
1243  (65 days) Open-pollinated. Melothria scabra. Vigorous but delicate climbing vine. Profuse bearing of 1" oblong green and white fruits. Eat fresh or pickled. read more
Richmond Green Apple - Organicsold out
1375  (70 days) Open-pollinated. Lime-green lemon-shaped 2-3" fruit. Rare. Excellent fresh eating. read more
Specialty Cucumber
Silver Slicer - Organic
1318  (64 days) Open-pollinated. Unique white slicer. 7-8" slim creamy-white fruit with crisp non-bitter flesh. Excellent flavor. read more

Eggplants

Eggplant
Rosa Bianca - Organic
3691  (88 days) Open-pollinated. Italian heirloom. White with lavender streaking, plump, 5" long by 3-4" wide. Fruits avg 2 lb. Creamy, delicate, great for gourmet markets. read more

Bell-shaped Eggplants

Bell-shaped Eggplant
Rosita - Organic
3688  (84 days) Open-pollinated. Pink-lavender with white shoulders, pear-shaped, 6-8" long by 4-6" wide. Sweet tender white flesh. Early and productive. read more

Elongated Eggplants

Diamond - Organicsold out
3684  (78 days) Open-pollinated. Dark purple 2.5x7" elongated slightly tapered 12 oz fruits. Firm mild flesh lacks bitterness. Good cold-climate adaptation. read more

Fennel

Fennel
Bronze Fennel - Organic
4567 (65 days) Open-pollinated. Slow grower with very thin stems valued for its striking feathery bronze foliage. Delicious and decorative. An... read more
Fennel
Perfection Fennel - Organic
4553 (72 days) Open-pollinated. Our best-selling new variety in 2013. The acme of Perfection in bulbing fennel, and a good performer in cool soils. Has... read more
Fennel
Zefa Fino Fennel
4556 (65 days) Open-pollinated. Bulbing type. 3' with edible blue-green stems and feathery green leaves. Bred at the Swiss Federal Research Station.... read more

Flower Seeds

Ageratums

Ageratum
Red Flint
4815 Ageratum houstonianum (60 days) Open-pollinated. Dense fuzzy purplish-red heads on sturdy 2' stems. Good cut, as well as dried. read more

Drumstick Flower

Drumstick Flower
5072 Crespedia globosa (100 days) Globular dimpled ¾" yellow flower heads set atop durable 18" stems. read more

Dye Plants

Dye Plant
Madder
5913 Rubia tinctorum Ancient and excellent source of red dye. Harvest roots after three years and grind to yield a wash- and light-fast red dye par excellence. 4' plants. read more
Sussex Flax - Organicsold out
5930 (110 days) Linum usitatissimum Open-pollinated. I’d been seeking a seed source for this “most useful” (usitatissimum) flax for ages when I... read more

Marigold - French

Court Jestersold out
5226 Tagetes patula (100 days) Small single striped flowers with bright stripes of burgundy and yellow. Good for bouquets. 20" tall. read more

Sunflowers

Selma Suns Mix - Organicsold out, substitute 5500.
5539 Helianthus annuus Mix of fragrant polyheading 6" blooms with pointed petals and small dark center disks. Yellows, golds, maroons and reds. 6-7' tall. read more

Wheat

Wheat
Black Eagle Spring Wheat - Organic
4322 Triticum aestivum Open-pollinated. Dual-purpose spring wheat: Harvest early for ornamental grain, later for 6-row wheat for baking. read more
Utrecht Blue Spring Wheat - Organicsold out
4324 Triticum durum Open-pollinated. Too beautiful to eat! Used for wheat weaving and flower arrangements. Four rows with blue-grey husks and long black awns. Sow in April, reap in Sept. read more

Gourds

Large Gourds

Large Gourd
Bushel
1990  (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  (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
Large Gourd
Speckled Swan
1968 (120 days) Lagenaria siceraria Open-pollinated. Fairgoers have gawked at these show-stealers, whether in Jack Kertesz’ demonstration gardens or at... read more

Luffa

Luffa
1962  (110 days) Open-pollinated. Used to make sponges and scrubbies. Also edible when harvested young. Requires a long season; start indoors. read more

Small Gourds

Small Gourd
Autumn Wings
1957  (100 days) Open-pollinated. A vivid mix of greens, yellows, creams and whites on straight and curved necks, all with double sets of wings and fins. read more
Small Gourd
Professional Small Warted Mix
1939  (95 days) Open-pollinated. Warted assorted flats, rounds, short pears and spoons in a variety of colors and patterns. read more
Small Gourd
Small Ornamental Mix
1912  (95 days) Open-pollinated. Eight kinds of early-maturing types, with small spoon, bicolored pear and small orange most prevalant. read more
Small Gourd
Tennessee Dancing Gourd
1908  (93 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom ornamental. Tiny 2-3" green-and-white striped bottle gourds. Rampant vines. Hard shells dry to tan. read more

Grains

Grain
Opopeo Amaranth - Organic
4300 Amaranthus hybridus (65 days) Open-pollinated. Is it a green vegetable? An ornamental? A gluten-free grain? Why, yes. No wonder Amaranth was sacred in pre-Columbian Mexico. read more
Grain
Tarwi
4314 Lupinus mutabilis (130 days) Open-pollinated. “Lost” crop of the Incas. Wild-looking 3' lupine native to the high Andes. Attractive, many-colored flowers. Protein-rich seeds. read more

Rice

Akamurounavailable, poor germination
4310 Oryza sativa Open-pollinated. Heirloom from Hokkaido, Japan. Fast-maturing lowland rice. Aromatic seeds mature from pearly white to red to burnt orange. Zone 4b hardy from transplant. read more
Duborskiansold out
4312 Oryza sativa (115 days) Open-pollinated. Upland short-grain hardy Russian variety adapted to dry-land production. Can withstand a light frost. May be direct seeded in warmer regions. read more
Hayayukisold out
4311 Oryza sativa Open-pollinated. Fast-maturing lowland rice, very nutty and full flavored. Hardy to Zone 4b. Sensitive to dry conditions. Grows to 3' tall. read more
Rice
Titanio Rose
4313 Oryza sativa Open-pollinated. Upland short-grain brown rice from Italy. Used for risotto, with creamy texture and great flavor. Very dense spiraling seed heads. Zone 5a from transplant. 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

Greens

Arugula

Arugula
3022  (47 days) Open-pollinated. Great tasting musky greens. Bolt resistant strain. Cold tolerant, great for early spring, late fall, over-wintering. read more
Arugula - Organic
3023  (47 days) Open-pollinated. Musky greens, certified organic. Cold tolerant, great for early spring, late fall, over-wintering. Eat the flowers if you miss some of the greens. read more
Arugula
Astro - Organic
3020  (35 days) Open-pollinated. Profuse basal growth. Dense clusters of tasty lush leaves. Grows well in hot and cool seasons. read more
Arugula
Ice-Bred - Organic
3021  (44 days) Open-pollinated. Cross of two European heirlooms and selected for vigor and cold hardiness. Turns purple when it freezes. Full of flavor. read more
Arugula
Sylvetta
3027  (50 days) Open-pollinated. Wild Arugula. Deeply lobed dark green narrow leaves. Excellent for cold-season salads, but also shows good summer endurance. read more

Chard

Chard
Argentata
3033  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Vigorous long-standing 2-3' plants with broad silvery-white midribs and deep green savoyed leaves. read more
Chard
Bali
3035 (55 days for bunching, 35–40 days baby leaf) Open-pollinated. Bali chard is a spectrum leap from traditional rhubarb chard even at baby stage—it’s... read more
Chard
Bright Lights
3036  (56 days) Open-pollinated. Gold, yellow, orange and pink stems, midribs and veins. Tender dark green to bronze leaves with mild chard flavor. read more
Chard
Fordhook Giant
3031  (50 days) Open-pollinated. Standard broad white stems and dark green savoyed leaves with white veins. read more
Chard
Golden - Organic
3038  (56 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Large light green semi-savoyed leaves contrast with bright yellow stems and veins. read more
Chard
Perpetual Spinach
3034  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Tender smooth leaves, thin stems, spinach-like flavor. Lasts through summer into fall. Withstands some frosts. read more
Chard
Red Rhubarb - Organic
3041  (59 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Crimson stalks and dark green leaves. Hardy. read more
Silverado - Organicsold out, substitute 3040.
3039 (56 full size; 30 days baby leaf) Mainers sure do love their Swiss Chard; this easy-to-grow early crop brightens our chilly drear spring and keeps... read more
Chard
Silverado
3040 (56 full size; 30 days baby leaf) Mainers sure do love their Swiss Chard; this easy-to-grow early crop brightens our chilly drear spring and keeps... read more

Chicory

Chicory
Italiko Rosso
3047  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Savory Italian chicory with deeply toothed red-veined leaves. Best in cool weather, can become bitter in heat. read more
Chicory
Pan di Zucchero
3048  (80 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. 1' tall large tight chicory with light green leaves. Very mild flavor. Stores well. read more
Chicory
Puntarelle
3049  (80 days) Open-pollinated. Italian heirloom chicory grown for its fused stems which form a swollen bulb. Sweet stalks harvested young and tender. read more

Endive

Endive
Full Heart Batavian
3092 (85 days) Open-pollinated. Also known as Escarole. Although very similar to Broad-Leaved, we liked this strain better for being a little more... read more
Speckled Friz Chickendiva - Organicsold out, crop failure
3075  (80 days) Open-pollinated. Chicory crossed with endive. More tender than chicory, more cold hardy and ornamental than endive. A range of forms, textures and flavors. read more
Endive
Très Fine Maraîchère Olesh - Organic
3063  (42 days) Open-pollinated. French heirloom. Large frizzy sweet endive with very fine ribs. For late spring and early summer harvests. read more

Greens Mixes

Greens Mix
Braising Mix
2998  (40 days) Open-pollinated. Quick-growing mix for an abundant supply of greens for your buddha bowl. read more
Greens Mix - Organic
2993 Open-pollinated. Five or more kinds chosen from among arugulas, beets, chards, chervil, mustards, orachs, purslane, and kales. All organic, exact components vary. read more
Mesclunsold out
2992 Open-pollinated. Two packets: one mixed lettuces, one mixed greens. Plant lettuces first, then greens for fabulous salad mixes. Cut then water, and they grow again. read more
Greens Mix
Mustard Mix
2996 Open-pollinated. Grow to mix with your lettuces for more interest in your salad bowl. Or use for braising greens mix. read more

Perennial Greens

Perennial Green
Broad-Leaved Sorrel
3192 Rumex acetosa (60 days) Open-pollinated. Thick sword-shaped lemony-flavored leaves picked when young and tender. A special treat in early spring. Perennial hardy to Z3. read more
Caucasian Mountain Spinach - ECOsold out
2590 Hablitzia tamnoides Open-pollinated. Perennial spinach-like green. Hardy vine from the Caucasus grows 6-9' long for 2-3 months beginning very early spring. Heart-shaped attractive leaves. read more
Good King Henrysold out
3096 Blitum bonus-henricus Open-pollinated. Heirloom perennial green and ancient European potherb. Eat shoots like asparagus; use leaves like spinach. read more
Perennial Green
Sea Kale
3099 Crambe maritima Open-pollinated. Perennial hardy to Zone 5, native to seashores of British Isles. Blanch the tender shoots for spring and winter. read more
Perennial Green
Turkish Rocket - ECO
3195 Bunias orientalis Perennial, Zones 4-8. A few years ago, defeated by the resident flea beetle population. I gave up on growing brassicas in my... read more
Watercress - Organicsold out
3059 Nasturtium officinale Open-pollinated. Perennial hardy to Z4. Tasty green likes full sun and soggy conditions. Use in salads and soups. read more

Radicchio

Radicchio
Palla di Fuoco Rossa
3190  (85 days) Open-pollinated. Uniform round Chioggia-type with deep burgundy red heads. read more
Radicchio
Radicchio di Treviso
3189  (80 days) Open-pollinated. White-veined leaves turn from green to variegated burgundy red in cool weather. Romaine-shaped heads. Best for fall crops. read more

Specialty Greens

Specialty Green
Aurora Orach Mix - Organic
3150  (38 days) Open-pollinated. Mix of golden, dark purple and red. Exotic form and intense color. Easy culture and good taste. read more
Specialty Green
Claytonia
3050  (40 days) Open-pollinated. Small, heart-shaped leaves with a mild but succulent flavor. Use in mesclun and cut-and-come-again culture. read more
Specialty Green
Golden Purslane - Organic
3182  (50 days) Open-pollinated. Golden-green leaves with succulent texture and mildly acerbic flavor. Ideal addition to mesclun. read more
Specialty Green
Large-Leaf Round Mache
3114  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Vigorous large-leaf type of staple salad green. Best for sowing in spring for early summer harvest. read more
Specialty Green
New Zealand Spinach
2592  (52 days) Open-pollinated. New Zealand native plant. Spinach-like green stands well in the heat of summer. read more
Specialty Green
Purple Orach - Organic
3148  (38 days) Open-pollinated. Beautiful red-purple spinach-shaped leaves with mild flavor. Best in salads. read more
Specialty Green
Verte de Cambrai Mache
3102  (45 days) Open-pollinated. Very cold-hardy small-seeded small-leaved strain of this winter staple salad green. Can be overwintered. read more
Specialty Green
Wrinkled Crinkled Crumpled Cress - Organic
3056  (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

Herbs

Herb
Anise Hyssop - Organic
4407 Agastache foeniculum Open-pollinated. Bushy midwestern native permeates the air with sweet licorice fragrance. An outstanding insectary plant, its... read more
Herb
Arnica Chamissonis - Organic
4409 Arnica chamissonis Open-pollinated. Meadow arnica is a native American species that will grow successfully in low-elevation gardens. A.... read more
Ashwagandha - Organicsold out
4411 Withania somnifera Open-pollinated. In Sanskrit its name means ‘the vitality of the horse’ and it imparts such energy; somnifera promotes sleep.... read more
Herb
Astragalus - Organic
4412 Astragalus membranaceus Open-pollinated. Safe effective adaptogenic tonic to use daily throughout the year, aiding digestion and promoting immune... read more
Herb
Blue Vervain - Organic
4692 Verbena hastata Open-pollinated. This 5–6' perennial grows naturally in moist thickets and meadows and will do well in similar garden conditions,... read more
Herb
Borage
4490 Borago officinalis (55 days) Open-pollinated. Gloria Seigars suggests it as a great border for the vegetable garden where the dense plants smother... read more
Herb
Broadleaf Sage
4664 Salvia officinalis Open-pollinated. Grows up to 3', with fuzzy grey-green oblong leaves and blue flowers. Used fresh or dried. Tasty in stuffing... read more
Herb
Caraway
4507 Carum carvi Open-pollinated. Feathery-leaved 2' biennial grown primarily for its seeds to season soups, stews, breads and pastries. Its leaves are... read more
Herb
Catnip
4509 Nepeta cataria Open-pollinated. “If you set it, the cats will get it; if you sow it, they won’t know it.” Hardy perennial, will self-sow once... read more
Chives - Organicsold out
4513 Allium schoenoprasum (80 days) Open-pollinated. Hardy perennial. 1–2' hollow grasslike leaves enhance any dish with their subtle onion flavor,... read more
Codonopsissold out
4520 Codonopsis pilosula Open-pollinated. Also called Poor Man’s Ginseng and dang shen in China. Perennial to Zone 4. Used in Chinese medicine like... read more
Herb
Cumin
4522 Cuminum cyminum (100-115 days) Open-pollinated. After black pepper, the most widely used spice in the world. Seeds of this culinary cumin are... read more
Elecampane - Organicsold out
4550 Inula helenium Open-pollinated. Also known as Horseheal, Wild Sunflower and Elf Dock. Large dramatic plant is an excellent lung tonic. Important... read more
Herb
Fennel - Organic
4560 (65 days) This fennel, which doesn’t bulb, puts all its energy into making seeds. Although used similarly to anise in cooking, fennel seed is much... read more
Herb
Feverfew - Organic
4572 Tanacetum parthenium Open-pollinated. Strongly scented bushy 18" plant with beautiful daisy-like white blooms good in bouquets. A tea from the... read more
Herb
Garlic Chives
4577 Allium tuberosum Open-pollinated. Also called Chinese chives or Chinese leeks. Known as jiu cai in China. Grows like chives, 1' tall, but has flat... read more
Herb
German Thyme
4687 Thymus vulgaris Open-pollinated. Creeping 10–12" mat-forming perennial brings depth of flavor to soups, gravies, casseroles. Said to calm the... read more
Herb
Horehound
4580 Marrubium vulgare Open-pollinated. Perennial forms a 2' bushy stand of grey-green wooly leaves, making a good border. Horehound candies were once... read more
Herb
Hyssop
4582 Hyssopus officinalis Open-pollinated. Beautiful aromatic perennial border plant that produces spikes of indigo flowers, traditionally used in... read more
Herb
Lady’s Mantle
4584 Alchemilla mollis Open-pollinated. I first admired this attractive plant in the lovely gardens at Avena Botanicals. Softly hairy wavy-edged leaves... read more
Herb
Lemon Balm
4588 Melissa officinalis Open-pollinated. The Greek word Melissa means ‘honeybee’; the plant in flower attracts them. Perennial growing to 2'. Gather... read more
Lemon Mintsold out
4589 Monarda citriodora Open-pollinated. An annual member of the bee balm genus in the mint family. Native to Appalachia and related to Oswego Tea. The... read more
Herb
Lemongrass
4587 Cymbopogon flexuosus Open-pollinated. Nikos searched for years for this culinary strain of lemongrass, native to Southeast Asia, used in food and... read more
Herb
Lovage
4592 Levisticum officinale Open-pollinated. An underrated herb with many uses. Leaves have a strong celery taste and can flavor soups, stews and... read more
Herb
Marshmallow - Organic
4619 Althaea officinalis Open-pollinated. Cousin to the hollyhock, used to soothe and soften irritated skin and membranes and to relieve stuck hacking... read more
Herb
Milk Thistle - Organic
4630 Silybum marianum Open-pollinated. Named for the bold white splashes on its glossy leaves, said to be from Mary’s milk. Fast-growing 3–5' annual... read more
Motherwort - Organicsold out
4640 Leonurus cardiaca Open-pollinated. Hardy perennial of the mint family grows 2–4' with dull green leaves having a pungent odor and rather bitter... read more
Herb
Pennyroyal
4651 Mentha pulegium Open-pollinated. Native to Europe, across the Mediterranean into Persia. Hardy aromatic ground cover notorious for its... read more
Rosemarysold out
4656 Rosmarinus officinalis Open-pollinated. From the Latin ros marinus meaning ‘dew of the sea,’ a reference to its native habitat, the Mediterranean... read more
Spilanthes - Organicsold out
4683 Spilanthes oleracea Open-pollinated. Known to herbalists as the Toothache Plant. Spilanthes’ tingling and mouth-numbing properties appear rapidly... read more
Herb
Stevia
4684 Stevia rebaudiana (100-120 days) Open-pollinated. As sweet as it gets, stevia is several hundred times sweeter than sugar, but without the... read more
Stinging Nettle - Organicsold out
4644 Urtica dioica Open-pollinated. Biodynamic gardeners use nettles to increase the potency of neighboring herbs, and to stimulate humus formation. An... read more
Herb
Sweet Marjoram
4615 Origanum majorana (80-95 days) Open-pollinated. Grown as an annual in the North. 1' plant with grey-green rounded leaves of enchanting sweet... read more
Sweet Woodruffsold out
4698 Galium odoratum Open-pollinated. Perennial ground cover for shade. Whorls of pointed vanilla-scented leaves covered with clusters of tiny snowy-white spring flowers. 6-8" tall. read more
Herb
Topas St Johnswort
4686 Hypericum perforatum Open-pollinated. Pretty yellow flower of fields and meadows turns tinctures and oils deep red. Used as tea, tincture or... read more
Valeriansold out
4690 Valeriana officinalis Open-pollinated. Tall leafy 3-5' perennial with honey-scented pale pink flowers. Harvest roots in the second year or later. read more
Herb
White Yarrow
4699 Achillea millefolium Open-pollinated. Flat-topped white flowers bloom June–August with an odd alluring scent that attracts bees, butterflies and... read more
Herb
Wild Bergamot - Organic
4481 Monarda fistulosa Open-pollinated. Our native wildflower species of the familiar bee balm is a great addition to the perennial border in light dry... read more
Herb
Yellow (White) Mustard Seed
4642 Sinapis alba (70-85 days) Open-pollinated. The variety of mustard most familiar to American palates, but pallid without the addition of turmeric.... read more
Herb
Zloty Lan
4511 Matricaria recutita Open-pollinated. With Bodegold in short supply, we cast about for another variety and came across this unique Polish... read more

Basil

Basil
Anise Basil
4436 Open-pollinated. Originally from Persia. Vigorous mulberry-tinted basil with anise fragrance makes a highly decorative tall bushy plant. Slow to... read more
Basil
Flowering Thai Basil - Organic
4471 (60 days) In our 2019 basil trials, this outstanding culinary and ornamental strain of Thai basil left us breathless. Sporting the same purple... read more
Basil
Genovese Basil
4418 (70 days) Open-pollinated. The choice of many connoisseurs for making pesto. Also called Perfumed Basil. Leaves are slightly smaller and finer... read more
Basil
Genovese Basil - Organic
4419 (70 days) Open-pollinated. The choice of many connoisseurs for making pesto. Also called Perfumed Basil. Leaves are slightly smaller and finer... read more
Kapoor Tulsi - Organicsold out
4468 Ocimum tenuiflorum (100 days) Open-pollinated. A superior strain of Tulsi or Sacred basil, with a more compact growth habit and more pungent sweet... read more
Basil
Mammoth Basil
4422 Open-pollinated. No grape leaves available? Lettuce-leaf type has very large ruffled leaves suitable for rolling or stuffing. Flavor similar to... read more
Basil
Mrs. Burns Lemon Basil
4450 (64 days) Open-pollinated. Chosen for its intense lemony fragrance. Medium-sized bright green leaves. Heirloom variety grown for 60 years in... read more
Basil
Purple Ruffles Basil
4461 (85 days) Open-pollinated. Deep purple plants with serrated and crinkled leaves for striking visual contrast in the herb garden. Imparts... read more
Basil
Spicy Globe Basil
4430 Ocimum basilicum minimum (70 days) Open-pollinated. Marvelous little basil grows to about 8" and maintains a compact mound of light green leaves... read more
Basil
Sweet Basil
4414 (70 days) Open-pollinated. Genova strain. The heaviest-yielding variety, recommended for drying, all-around great eating, and large-scale pesto... read more
Basil
Sweet Basil - Organic
4415 (70 days) Open-pollinated. The heaviest-yielding variety, recommended for drying, all-around great eating, and large-scale pesto production. We... read more
Basil
Sweet Dani Lemon Basil
4449 (65 days) Open-pollinated. 1998 AAS for its extraordinary vigor that manifests even in the seedling stage and continues through the summer. Tall... read more
Basil
Thai Basil
4470 (60 days) Open-pollinated. Lends its distinctly strong licorice-anise basil flavor to Thai food. An attractive 12–18" fine-leaved plant with... read more

Chervil

Chervil
3044 Anthriscus cerefolium (60 days) Open-pollinated. Flavorful lacy leaves. Slow-bolting. read more
Chervil - Organic
3045 Anthriscus cerefolium (60 days) Open-pollinated. Flavorful lacy leaves. Slow-bolting. read more

Cilantro

Cilantro
Caribe - Organic
4517 Coriandrum sativum (55 days) Open-pollinated. Used for its fresh green foliage, its edible flowers that attract beneficial insects, and... read more
Leisure - Organicsold out, substitute 4517.
4515 Coriandrum sativum (55 days) Open-pollinated. The name says it all. Leisure's excellent bolt resistance allows harvest at your convenience. A... read more

Dill

Dill
Bouquet Dill
4530 (55 days) The biggest, best and ferniest strain of the four in our lot grow-out. Bouquet is usually grown for dill weed production because its... read more
Dill
Bouquet Dill - Organic
4531 (55 days) Bouquet is usually grown for dill weed production because its leaves are sweeter and more refined than those of Mammoth. Foliage should... read more
Dill
Fernleaf Dill
4536 (55 days) 1992 AAS. A dwarf variety suitable for small gardens or patio containers, Fernleaf grows only half as tall as other varieties and is... read more
Dill
Mammoth Dill
4542 Variety generally grown for its seeds. Can also be used as dill weed, but the foliage is slightly darker, coarser and stronger-tasting than that... read more

Echinacea

Purple Coneflower - Organicsold out
4547 Echinacea purpurea Large, showy, vigorous and hardy, a popular garden perennial since the early 1700s. Large fibrous roots are easy to harvest.... read more

Lavender

Lavender - Organic
4585 Open-pollinated. Also known as English Lavender. Not a named variety; perhaps a less-refined habit than Vincenza Blue, but way cheaper. Texts... read more
Lavender
Vincenza Blue Lavender
4586 Open-pollinated. More compact habit than common Lavender with deeper green leaves and a more powerful, less sweet, aroma. 1' plants have bold... read more

Oregano

Oregano
Greek Oregano
4648 Origanum heracleoticum The true culinary herb for Greek and Italian cooking. Low-growing perennial with fragrant dull green and purple leaves and... read more
Zaatar Oregano - Organicsold out
4649 Origanum syriacum An oregano that carries a bit of zing, and is a necessary ingredient in the condiment za’atar. Mix with sumac, toasted sesame... read more

Parsley

Parsley
Dark Green - Organic
3170 Petroselinum crispum (78 days) Open-pollinated. Smooth and shiny large wide dark green leaves. Upright form with vigorous growth. read more
Double Curledexpected in late JULY
3166 Petroselinum crispum (75 days) Open-pollinated. Double-curled type with long upright stiff stems. Holds color all season, tolerates heat and repeated cuttings. read more
Parsley
Gigante d’Italia
3158 Petroselinum crispum (70 days) Open-pollinated. Italian heirloom. Flat-leaved parsley with good early seedling vigor and rich sweet flavor. Grows to 1' tall. read more
Parsley
Krausa - Organic
3169 Petroselinum crispum (75 days) Open-pollinated. Dense triple-curled medium-green parsley. Slow to bolt, prolific, hardy. Delicious stems. read more

Savory

Savory
Summer Savory
4672 Satureja hortensis (70 days) Open-pollinated. Annual grows to 1½' with narrow dark green leaves and lavender flowers. Cut often during growing... read more
Savory
Winter Savory
4674 Satureja montana Open-pollinated. Leaves shinier and thicker, stronger and more pungent than Summer Savory. Used to flavor dry beans or... read more

Kale and Collards

Collards

Cascade Glaze - ECOsold out, substitute 3444.
3442 (60 days) A re-selection of the 1820 heirloom Green Glaze, by Alan Kapuler, Jeff McCormack and Carol Deppe. Endeared to southerners as “creasy” or... read more
Collard
Champion
3443  (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  (61 days) Open-pollinated. Florida heirloom. Develops beautiful white ribs that contrast with yellow-green leaves at maturity. read more
Collard
Vates
3441  (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

Curly Kale

Curly Kale
Baltisk Rod Purpurkal - Organic
3458 (63 days) Open-pollinated. Open-pollinated. In 2008 we selected this extraordinary kale to add to our seed productions after our first sight of... read more
Curly Kale
Dwarf Blue Curled Scotch - Organic
3450  (56 days) Open-pollinated. Dense finely curled blue-green kale leaves on upright 12-16" hardy plants. Tolerates cold and heat. read more
Curly Kale
Rainbow Lacinato - Organic
3457  (61 days) Open-pollinated. Lacinato crossed with Redbor. Curly edges, red veins, purple or blue-green leaves, diverse shapes and colors. Productive and cold-hardy. read more
Scarlet - Organicsold out, substitute 3452.
3449  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Frilly purple leaves suitable for baby leaf or bunching. Similar to Redbor leaf shape and color. read more

Dinosaur Kale

Dinosaur Kale
Dazzling Blue - Organic
3465 (60 days) What fun! Vigorous 24–34" upright savoyed lacinato-leaved kale in a range of bluish-green shades and all with a dramatic pink mid-rib.... read more
Dinosaur Kale
Nero di Tuscana
3467  (62 days) Open-pollinated. Italian heirloom also known as Lacinato, Dinosaur kale, Tuscan Black. Very dark green wrinkled, pebbled leaves extend like palm fronds from stalk. read more

Siberian Kale

Siberian Kale
Red Russian
3461  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Unsurpassed tenderness and flavor. Green oakleaf with purple veining darkens in cold weather. Wilts quickly once picked. read more
Siberian Kale
Red Russian - Organic
3462  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Unsurpassed tenderness and flavor. Green oakleaf with purple veining darkens in cold weather. Wilts quickly once picked. read more
Siberian Kale
Russian Frills - Organic
3460  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Cold hardy 18-28" purple and red-veined kale leaves grow frilly while remaining very tender. Good for bunches and mesclun mixes. read more
Siberian Kale
White Russian - Organic
3464  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Serrated silvery-green flat-leaf Siberian-type kale with white veining. Sweetens after frost. Extremely cold hardy. read more

Kohlrabi

Kohlrabi
Gigante
3478  (130 days) Open-pollinated. Czechoslovakian heirloom. Green kohlrabi can exceed 10" in diameter and 10 lb. Crisp white interior is mildly tangy. read more
Kohlrabi
White Vienna
3475  (58 days) Open-pollinated. Central European heirloom. Green kohlrabi with short tops and medium stems. White interior is crisp, tender, pungent. read more

Lettuce

Batavian Lettuce

Batavian Lettuce
Anuenue - Organic
2921  (72 days) Open-pollinated. Slow-growing compact dark green Batavian with crisp outer leaves surrounding a round tightly-packed heart. Excellent heat tolerance. read more
Batavian Lettuce
Cardinale - Organic
2905  (48 days) Open-pollinated. Hefty wine-red Batavian forms open rosette that folds together like a romaine at maturity. Shiny red leaves, green in the center, good for baby leaves. read more
Batavian Lettuce
Concept - Organic
2908  (51 days) Open-pollinated. Combination of Batavian and romaine, with whorling thick succulent medium-green leaves. Tolerant of heat and rarely bitter. read more

Butterhead Lettuce

Butterhead Lettuce
Bronze Mignonette
2805  (46 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Very small ruffled bronze-tinged butterhead lettuce. read more
Butterhead Lettuce
Buttercrunch
2811  (50 days) Open-pollinated. Dark green outer leaves with broad mid-ribs and a creamy white center heart. Slow to bolt. Excellent flavor. Bestseller. read more
Kagraner Sommersold out
2839  (58 days) Open-pollinated. Elegant pale green heads of excellent quality. Excellent heat tolerance. read more
Butterhead Lettuce
Nancy - Organic
2841 (58 days) The best one-word description of this elegant butterhead rhymes with its name—and it’s neither antsy nor chancy. This big Boston... read more
Butterhead Lettuce
North Pole - Organic
2814  (51 days) Open-pollinated. Elegant lime-green 6-8" diameter butterhead with sweet flavor. Excellent cold and frost tolerance, good for winter. Bolts in heat. read more
Butterhead Lettuce
Optima - Organic
2815 (52 days) Released by French seedhouse and breeder Vilmorin in 1995. This dark green uniform Nancy-type butterhead caught lettuce master Frank... read more
Butterhead Lettuce
Pirat - Organic
2828  (55 days) Open-pollinated. German. Elegant loose softball-sized green butterhead lettuce with light brown pebbling on leaves. Excellent flavor and bolt resistance. read more
Butterhead Lettuce
Speckled Amish - Organic
2831  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Very attractive bibb lettuce has apple-green leaves splashed with maroon-red flecks. Selected for resistance to Tip Burn. read more
Butterhead Lettuce
Sweet Valentine - Organic
2834  (56 days) Open-pollinated. Large spreading bronzed butterhead with veined leaves. Slow to bolt. read more
Butterhead Lettuce
Tom Thumb
2803  (46 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Miniature early tight 5" diameter butterhead lettuce. Outer leaves light-medium green, centers creamy white. read more
Butterhead Lettuce
Winter Marvel - Organic
2816  (52 days) Open-pollinated. Large fancy fast-growing light-green butterhead lettuce. Bolts quickly in heat. Recommended for fall or overwintering where climate permits. read more

Deer Tongue Lettuce

Deer Tongue Lettuce
Green Deer Tongue - Organic
2740  (48 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Thick green pointed leaves radiate from a compact center. Rich nutty flavor. Slow to bolt. read more
Deer Tongue Lettuce
Les Oreilles du Diable (Devil’s Ears) - Organic
2767  (50 days) Open-pollinated. Rare. Starlike rosettes of glossy deer tongue-type leaves are tinged burgundy-red. Nutty texture and bitter-free. Very bolt resistant. read more
Deer Tongue Lettuce
Really Red Deer Tongue - Organic
2744  (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
Crispino - Organic
2924 (60-65 days) Lettuce master Frank Morton said, “Ozzie and Harriet salad of my youth is making a comeback, and this is the backbone for it.” This... read more
Iceberg or Crisphead Lettuce
Gildenstern - Organic
2713 (46 days) Could this mini-iceberg be called an “ice cube”? Folded and blistered light green leaves wrap into a tight crisp whorled 4" head that... read more
Jack Ice - Organicsold out, substitute 2713.
2714 (48 days) Frank Morton discovered early hardy Jack Ice in a random sample of Reine des Glaces. A head of iceberg is a treat in the summer heat,... read more
Iceberg or Crisphead Lettuce
Red Iceberg
2922  (63 days) Open-pollinated. Compact medium-sized heads with burgundy-red exterior. Interior shades to green. Resists becoming mushy in heat. read more

Lettuce Mix

DeLuxe Lettuce Mix - Organicsold out, substitute 2981.
2983 Open-pollinated. Refined, fancy, pricy and rare lettuces, all suitable for cut-and-come-again culture. Contrasting colors and leaf forms and all organic! read more
Lettuce Mix
Freedom Lettuce Gene-Pool - Organic
2984 Open-pollinated. At least 10-12 different forms, disease resistant, great tasting lettuces. Open-source seed. read more
Lettuce Mix
2980 Open-pollinated. Contrasting colors and leaf forms! At least a half-dozen different lettuces, all suitable for cut-and-come-again culture. read more
Lettuce Mix - Organic
2981 Open-pollinated. Contrasting colors and leaf forms and all certified organic! At least a half-dozen different lettuces, all suitable for cut-and-come-again culture. read more
Lettuce Mix
Red Carpet Lettuce Mix - Organic
2985 Open-pollinated. A rich mix of over a half-dozen organically grown bronze and red varieties. Contrasting leaf shapes to please in the garden and in the salad bowl. read more
Lettuce Mix
Summer Lettuce Mix
2986 Open-pollinated. Our best-selling mix is a multicolored splash of varieties chosen to stand into July without bolting. read more
Lettuce Mix
Winter Lettuce Mix
2988 Open-pollinated. Mix of kinds that stand the cold, for late fall eating, for keeping under cover for winter salads, for winter survival and the earliest spring growth. read more

Lollo Rosso Lettuce

Lollo Rosso Lettuce
Dark Lollo Rossa - Organic
2793  (53 days) Open-pollinated. Much darker red version of Lollo Rossa. Adds color, texture and loft to baby salad mixes. read more
Lollo Rosso Lettuce
Lollo di Vino - Organic
2795  (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
Lollo Rosso Lettuce
Lollo Rossa
2796  (58 days) Open-pollinated. Attractive frizzy foliage is light red on top, light green at base. Use in salad for loft and texture, for accent or garnish. Very cold tolerant. read more

Looseleaf Lettuce

Looseleaf Lettuce
Australian Yellow - Organic
2766  (50 days) Open-pollinated. Fast-growing crinkled glossy yellow-green leaf lettuce. Sweet flavor with a slight hint of bitter. Heat tolerant. read more
Looseleaf Lettuce
Black Seeded Simpson - Organic
2712  (42 days) Open-pollinated. Popular heirloom. Early looseleaf lettuce, 16" in diameter. Large crumpled juicy light-green leaves. Will not stand heat. read more
Looseleaf Lettuce
Cracoviensis - Organic
2731  (47 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Beautiful large twisting red and green rosettes with heavy purple accents. Tender, buttery. read more
De Morges Braun - ECOsold out, substitute 2766.
2787 (64 days) This bronze beauty is noteworthy among the hundreds of lettuces we’ve grown for its shimmery color and smooth buttery texture. Grows... read more
Looseleaf Lettuce
Hyper Red Rumple Waved - Organic
2773  (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
Looseleaf Lettuce
Merlot - Organic
2789  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Modern Classic. Adds intense deep red color and full-bodied flavor to baby salad mix. Not recommended for full-size heads. Cold tolerant. read more
Looseleaf Lettuce
New Red Fire - Organic
2775  (51 days) Open-pollinated. Large head with red ruffled leaves. Tender and sweet with almost no bitterness. Very bolt resistant and cold tolerant. Popular with market growers. read more
Looseleaf Lettuce
Red Sails - Organic
2761  (49 days) Open-pollinated. Standard red leaf lettuce. Attractive 10-16" heads with purplish red-splashed leaves. Lightly crunchy with melting texture. Withstands some heat. read more
Looseleaf Lettuce
Red Salad Bowl
2728  (46 days) Open-pollinated. Bronze-red oakleaves. Compact frilly rosette. Buttery. Best in cool weather. read more
Looseleaf Lettuce
Red Salad Bowl - Organic
2729  (46 days) Open-pollinated. Bronze-red oakleaves. Compact frilly rosette. Buttery. Best in cool weather. read more
Looseleaf Lettuce
Red Tinged Winter - Organic
2786  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Slightly ruffled green leaf lettuce is tinged bronze at the tips. Extreme cold tolerance. Fall, winter and spring production. read more
Looseleaf Lettuce
Salad Bowl
2722  (46 days) Open-pollinated. Bright green frilly notched leaves. Compact rosette. Best in cool weather. read more
Looseleaf Lettuce
Salad Bowl - Organic
2723  (46 days) Open-pollinated. Bright green frilly notched leaves. Compact rosette. Best in cool weather. read more
Looseleaf Lettuce
Slobolt
2783  (53 days) Open-pollinated. Grand Rapids-type with slow early growth and pale-green leaves. Excellent heat tolerance and bolt resistance. Recommended for summer production. read more
Looseleaf Lettuce
Tango - Organic
2791  (45 days) Open-pollinated. Frilly looseleaf lettuce with deeply cut pointed leaves. A standard component of salad mixes. Recommended for overwintering and cool weather. read more

Oakleaf Lettuce

Oakleaf Lettuce
Antares - Organic
2738  (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  (49 days) Open-pollinated. Compact pink and green oakleaf butterhead lettuce, with buttery taste. Tolerates some frost. read more
Oakleaf Lettuce
Bronze Arrowhead
2719  (46 days) Open-pollinated. Very attractive oakleaf lettuce forms a green and bronze rosette. Very slow to bolt. Excellent in mesclun and for cut-and-come-again culture. read more
Oakleaf Lettuce
Elf Ears Oak - Organic
2763 (50 days) Frank Morton made Elf Ears Oak as small as the vigorous oakleaf-type lettuces will likely allow. The bright green leaf is lightly... read more
Oakleaf Lettuce
Flashy Green Butter Oak - Organic
2784  (54 days) Open-pollinated. Beautiful troutback/oakleaf cross, with rich lime-green oakleaves showing dark speckles. Excellent flavor and texture. read more
Oakleaf Lettuce
Italienischer - Organic
2785  (55 days) Open-pollinated. Upright sturdy 18" diameter bright green oakleaf lettuce with crisp juicy mild-flavored leaves. Tolerates some heat. read more
Oakleaf Lettuce
Lingua di Canarino (Canary Tongue) - Organic
2768 (50 days) Lingua is a refined oakleaf that grows larger and stands longer than the original Oakleaf without bolting or getting bitter.... read more
Oakleaf Lettuce
Merlox Red Oak - Organic
2781  (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
Oakleaf Lettuce
Oscarde - Organic
2788  (45 days) Open-pollinated. Market Standard. Mini low-growing dark red oakleaf, bright green at the center. Ideal for greenhouses in cold weather or outdoors in spring and fall. read more

Romaine Lettuce

Romaine Lettuce
Better Devil - Organic
2862  (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  (49 days) Open-pollinated. Unique Butterhead/Romaine combination with ruffled savoyed leaves dappled red and green. Very crisp and buttery. read more
Crisp Mint - Organicsold out, substitute 2886.
2883  (70 days) Open-pollinated. Dark green ruffled-leaved romaine with open habit and rounded top. Very crisp and sweet. Decent heat tolerance. read more
Romaine Lettuce
Forellenschluss
2857  (56 days) Open-pollinated. German heirloom. Attractive romaine has deep green leaves flecked with wine-red splotches. Excellent flavor and decent heat tolerance. Bestseller. read more
Romaine Lettuce
Jadeite - Organic
2855 (50 days) Fresh from Frank Morton’s legendary lettuce breeding program! True to name, mini-romaine Jadeite’s matte apple-green rounded leaf and... read more
Romaine Lettuce
Jericho - Organic
2861  (60 days) Open-pollinated. Bred in Israel. Classic summer lettuce for warm regions. Hefty 2' romaine head of light green sword-shaped leaves. Excellent bolt resistance. read more
Romaine Lettuce
Marshall - Organic
2877 (67 days) We first discovered Marshall in the Territorial catalog: “Gazing into the heart of this romaine is like falling into a burgundy abyss.”... read more
Romaine Lettuce
Mayan Jaguar - Organic
2856  (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
Romaine Lettuce
Olga - Organic
2874  (66 days) Open-pollinated. Elegant lime-green romaine has upright 8" oval heads with big hearts. Slightly fringed leaves. Excellent heat tolerance. read more
Romaine Lettuce
Pandero - Organic
2852  (44 days) Open-pollinated. From England. Compact Winter Density-type mini-romaine with very deep purple-red leaves. Very cold tolerant, decent heat tolerance. read more
Romaine Lettuce
Parris Island Cos
2879  (68 days) Open-pollinated. Market standard romaine. Upright 8-9" heads fold inward to form compact greenish-white centers. Resists bolting, even in heat. read more
Plato II - Organicsold out
2866  (65 days) Open-pollinated. Attractive romaine with dark green slightly ruffled heavily veined leaves. Excellent heat tolerance. read more
Romaine Lettuce
Rouge d’Hiver
2865  (65 days) Open-pollinated. French heirloom. Semi-romaine head with deep red outer leaves. Green inner leaves with bronze tips. Excellent cold tolerance, good for overwintering. read more
Romaine Lettuce
Winter Density
2849  (60 days) Open-pollinated. French heirloom has substance with succulence. Begins like a bibb, matures into a well-wrapped romaine. Thick tender dark green leaves. Cold hardy. read more
Romaine Lettuce
Winter Wonderland - Organic
2886 (70 days) Did you say wintah? Last year we got a good reminder of just how tough a Maine winter can be. We really appreciate a lettuce that makes... read more

Specialty Lettuce

Specialty Lettuce
Balady Aswan - Organic
2715  (45 days) Open-pollinated. Ancient Egyptian celtuce, allowed to bolt and enjoyed for its 12-14" stems with creamy flavor. Emerald-green leaves can also be harvested. read more

Melons

Melon
Prescott Fond Blanc
942  (88 days) Open-pollinated. Outside: wrinkled bumpy warted puffy-looking grey-green rock. Inside: green, yellow and deep orange juicy melting dense flesh. Rich aroma. read more
Prescott Fond Blanc - Organicsold out, substitute 942.
943  (88 days) Open-pollinated. Outside: wrinkled bumpy warted puffy-looking grey-green rock. Inside: green, yellow and deep orange juicy melting dense flesh. Rich aroma. read more

Muskmelons

Delicious 51sold out
985 (88 days) Open-pollinated. Among the best widely available open-pollinated muskmelons for cold climates. Distinctively ribbed with sparse netting,... read more
Muskmelon
Golden Gopher - BD
980  (85 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Very deep orange flesh. Round-to-oval heavily ribbed 2-4 lb fruit with sparse net. Harvest at full slip. read more
Muskmelon
Hearts of Gold - Organic
982 (85 days) Open-pollinated. Once the most popular melon in the Midwest, this 2–3 lb orange-fleshed muskmelon with a thin rind and thick flesh still... read more
Muskmelon
Montreal Market - Organic
986  (89 days) Open-pollinated. Green-fleshed heirloom, once the most widely grown in Canada, New England. Netted and ribbed fruits with aromatic silky texture. Can get quite large. read more
Muskmelon
Pride of Wisconsin
983  (88 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Salmon-colored flesh with small seed cavity. Large oval coarsely netted 5-7 lb fruit. read more
Pride of Wisconsin - Organicsold out, substitute 983.
984  (88 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Salmon-colored flesh with small seed cavity. Large oval coarsely netted 5-7 lb fruit. read more

Okra

Okra
Beck’s Big Buck - Organic
3699  (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  (65 days) Open-pollinated. Early 1x7" pods. Dwarf spineless 3-4' plants. Adapts well to cooler climate. read more
Red Burgundy - Organicsold out
3697  (75 days) Open-pollinated. Edible and ornamental. Slender burgundy pods best harvested at 4". Green leaves and burgundy stems and pods. read more

Onions and Leeks

Leeks

Leek
Bleu de Solaize - Organic
2425  (110 days) Open-pollinated. French heirloom. Thick medium-tall shanks with sweet mild flavor. Blue-tinged dark green leaves. Very cold tolerant. read more
Leek
King Richard - Organic
2407  (75 days) Open-pollinated. Refined early leek. Elegant, with upright 1' shanks and medium green leaves. Ready late summer, will tolerate some frost. read more
Leek
King Sieg - Organic
2411  (84 days) Open-pollinated. 6" tall, 3" thick shanks. Blue-green leaves. Very cold tolerant. A good candidate for overwintering. read more
Leek
Lancelot
2421  (90 days) Open-pollinated. Dependable late-fall leek. Uniform 12-14" shank of good thickness. read more
Leek
Lincoln
2408  (75 days) Open-pollinated. Dual-purpose "summer" leek. Direct seeded: 50 to 60 days for bunching. Or transplant for full-size August harvest. read more
Siegfried Frost - Organicsold out, substitute 2425.
2426 (120 days) Making much of its growth below ground where it is protected from the cold, this leek often withstands the rigors of winter to offer a... read more

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