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Beets

Beet
Lutz Green Leaf - Organic
2170 Beta vulgaris
(60 days) Open-pollinated. For some years after Lutz became crossed up, true seed was hard to find. Insist on the real McCoy: you’ll... read more
Beet
Bull’s Blood
2186 Beta vulgaris (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 Beta vulgaris (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
3 Root Grex - Organic
2128 Beta vulgaris (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
The Bold and the Beautiful Beet Mix
2190 Beta vulgaris
Open-pollinated. You won’t miss a beet with this range of colors, shapes and tastes. Fun and easy to grow. Includes a yellow, a... read more
Beet
Boldor
2130 Beta vulgaris (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
Chioggia
2136 Beta vulgaris (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 Beta vulgaris (55 days) Open-pollinated. Selection from heirloom. Light red exterior; interior rings of pink and white. Green tops. Exceptional sweetness. read more
Beet
Eagle
2152 Beta vulgaris
(25-35 baby, 55 days full size) F-1 hybrid. Of the Early Wonder class with quick root growth and tall bright green tops, Eagle... read more
Beet
Early Wonder Tall Top
2108 Beta vulgaris (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 Beta vulgaris (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 Beta vulgaris (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 Beta vulgaris (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
Robin
2105 Beta vulgaris
(40 days) F-1 hybrid. Debuted in 2016 with good sales. Of baby-beet class and short-top type, Robin’s vigor and health put wimpy... read more

Flower Seeds

Four O’Clock

Four O’Clock
Tall Mix Four O’Clock
5095 Mirabilis jalapa Open-pollinated. Fragrant trumpet-shaped flowers in cerise, burgundy, pink, yellow, white. 2-3' tall. read more

Jacob’s Ladder

Blue Pearl Jacob’s Laddernot available yet, check back after late March
5144 Polemonium caeruleum (90 days) Open-pollinated. Sky blue blooms with gold stamens. Prefers shade. 1' tall. read more

Job’s Tears

Job’s Tears - Organic
5147 Coix lacryma-jobi (100 days) Open-pollinated. Ornamental grass with sprays of globular pearly purple-grey seeds. read more

Baby’s Breath

Single Alba Baby’s Breathnot available yet, check back after late March
4861 Gypsophila paniculata Open-pollinated. Bear many tiny single white flowers. Great filler for bouquets. 3' tall. read more

Bachelor’s Buttons

Bachelor’s Button
Bachelor’s Button Mix
4879 Centaurea cyanus (90 days) Open-pollinated. Showy blend of blue, pink, red, white flowers with blue predominating. read more
Bachelor’s Button
Garnet Boy
4875 Centaurea cyanus (90 days) Open-pollinated. Ruffled dark maroon. read more
Bachelor’s Button
Blue Boy
4871 Centaurea cyanus (90 days) Open-pollinated. Showy blue. Easy to grow. read more
Bachelor’s Button
Frosty Mix
4873 Centaurea cyanus (96 days) Open-pollinated. Dark centers in maroons and purples fade into white outer petals. read more
Bachelor’s Button
Jubilee Gem - Organic
4868 Centaurea cyanus
(60 days) Early frilly 2" periwinkle-blue blooms on semi-dwarf 2' plants. A popular favorite with a long bloom period. 1937 AAS... read more
Bachelor’s Button
Red Boy
4877 Centaurea cyanus (90 days) Open-pollinated. Deep red. read more

Asian Greens

Mustards

Mustard
Garnet Giant - Organic
3217 Brassica juncea
(20 days baby; 45 days mature) Open-pollinated. Despite its name, this mustard is a favorite for cutting at its dark purple baby... read more
Mustard
Early Mizuna - Organic
3226 Brassica rapa (japonica group) (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
Green Wave
3243 Brassica juncea (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
Mustard
Hon Tsai Tai
3205 Brassica rapa (37 days) Open-pollinated. Produces many pencil-thick deep purple flowering shoots with pleasing mild mustard flavor. Grows best in cool weather. read more
Mustard
Lady Murasaki
3216 Brassica rapa
(45 days) Open-pollinated. Lady Murasaki, the courtly author of The Tale of Genji, considered one of the world’s first and finest... read more
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
Mustard
Tatsoi
3220 Brassica rapa (narinosa group) (45 days) Open-pollinated. Spoon-shaped dark green leaves in compact rosettes. Very hardy. Will come back when cut. read more
Mustard
Yukina Savoy - Organic
3219 Brassica rapa
(45 days full size; 21 baby) This Asian green has a Japanese name that could be written ‘snow, vegetable’ or ‘fortune, endure.’ The... read more

Beans

Shell & Dry Beans

Jacob’s Cattle - ECOsold out, substitute 344.
343 Phaseolus vulgaris (88 days) Open-pollinated. Kidney-shaped bean with dark red speckles on white background. Popular New England heirloom. read more
Shell & Dry Bean
Jacob’s Cattle - Organic
344 Phaseolus vulgaris (88 days) Open-pollinated. Kidney-shaped bean with dark red speckles on white background. Popular New England heirloom. read more
Shell & Dry Bean
Tiger’s Eye - ECO
335 Phaseolus vulgaris
(65 days shell, 85 days dry) Also called Pepa de Zapallo, originally from Argentina and Chile. Among the most beautiful of all... read more
Shell & Dry Bean
Black Coco - Organic
334 Phaseolus vulgaris
(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... read more
Shell & Dry Bean
King of the Early
336 Phaseolus vulgaris (85 days) Open-pollinated. Mottled red baking bean. Heavy yields. Maine family heirloom. read more
Shell & Dry Bean
Maine Sunset - ECO
337 Phaseolus vulgaris (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
Shell & Dry Bean
Marfax
338 Phaseolus vulgaris (86 days) Open-pollinated. Golden tan seed. High yielding. Adapted to cool climates. read more
Shell & Dry Bean
Marfax - Organic
339 Phaseolus vulgaris (86 days) Open-pollinated. Golden tan seed. High yielding. Adapted to cool climates. read more
Shell & Dry Bean
Mitla - ECO
320 Phaseolus vulgaris
(85 days) Hailing from the Mitla Valley of Oaxaca, Mexico, this variety’s dense foliage produces medium runners, lavender... read more
Monos Negros - ECOsold out
358 Phaseolus vulgaris
(90 days) Open-pollinated. The name means ‘black monkeys’ in Spanish. Marina Davis brought this small heirloom black bean to... read more
Shell & Dry Bean
Saturday Night Special - ECO
388 Phaseolus vulgaris
(105 days) Legendary UNH plant breeder Elwyn Meader was hired by famous Maine baked bean company B&M (founded 1867) to breed a... read more
Shell & Dry Bean
Silver Cloud Cannellini - Organic
331 Phaseolus vulgaris (70 days shell, 90 days dry) Open-pollinated. White Cannelini bean. 5-6" short fat pods contain 5 plump seeds. Excellent flavor. read more
Shell & Dry Bean
Vermont Cranberry - Organic
328 Phaseolus vulgaris (70 days shell, 95 days dry) Open-pollinated. Pods contain 5 to 6 speckled cranberry-colored beans. Reliable and hardy. read more

Cucumbers

Specialty Cucumbers

Specialty Cucumber
Boothby’s Blonde - Organic
1311 Cucumis sativus (63 days) Open-pollinated. Maine heirloom. 3-4" short plump oval cream-white fruit with black spines. Excellent fresh eating. read more
Specialty Cucumber
Mexican Sour Gherkin
1243 Melothria scabra (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 - Organicnot available yet, check back after late March
1375 Cucumis sativus (70 days) Open-pollinated. Lime-green lemon-shaped 2-3" fruit. Rare. Excellent fresh eating. read more
Specialty Cucumber
Silver Slicer - Organic
1318 Cucumis sativus (64 days) Open-pollinated. Unique white slicer. 7-8" slim creamy-white fruit with crisp non-bitter flesh. Excellent flavor. read more

Flower Seeds

Morning Glories

Morning Glory
Grandpa Ott’s
5277 Ipomoea purpurea
(70 days) This variety could be considered the seed that sprouted a thousand seed savers. When Diane Ott Whealy’s grandfather... read more
Morning Glory
Clarke’s Heavenly Blue
5279 Ipomoea tricolor (115 days) Open-pollinated. Classic morning glory. Intense azure blooms lighten toward center; a sun-loving 12' vine. read more
Morning Glory
Sunrise Serenade
5274 Ipomoea nil Open-pollinated. Large double 1-3" ruby-red blooms with white throats. Heirloom. Vigorous 12-15' plant blooms early. read more

Queen Anne’s Lace

Dara - Organicnot available yet, check back after late March
5385 Daucus carota
(70 days) A sharp-eyed gardener noticed color variation in Queen Anne’s Lace and selected from there. Though Dara sports the 3–5"... read more

Zinnias

Jim Baggett’s Choice Mix - Organicnot available yet, check back after early April
5720 Zinnia elegans
(85-90 days) While we have extolled the late Jim Baggett’s vegetable breeding efforts in the past and carry several of his peas and... read more
Zinnia
Benary’s Giants Lime
5700 Zinnia elegans (85 days) Open-pollinated. A trendy color in this superior series. A most elegant giant dahlia-flowered zinnia. Long stems perfect for cutting. read more
Zinnia
Benary’s Giants Mix
5707 Zinnia elegans (85 days) Yellow, white, rose-pink, coral, lilac and purple. Long stems perfect for cutting. read more
Zinnia
Benary’s Giants Mix - Organic
5708 Zinnia elegans (85 days) From yellow, orange and white to scarlet, rose-pink, coral, deep red, lilac and purple. Long stems perfect for cutting. read more
Zinnia
Benary’s Giants Scarlet
5702 Zinnia elegans (85 days) Open-pollinated. Rich bright scarlet. A most elegant giant dahlia-flowered zinnia. Long stems perfect for cutting. read more
Zinnia
Benary’s Giants Wine
5704 Zinnia elegans (85 days) Open-pollinated. A very hot fuchsia. A most elegant giant dahlia-flowered zinnia. Long stems perfect for cutting. read more
Incanot available yet, check back after late March
5717 Zinnia elegans Open-pollinated. Waist-high stems bear striking 3-4" single blaze-orange blooms with showy yellow disk florets. Long stems for cutting. Flowers July-Oct. read more
Zinnia
Scarlet Flame
5728 Zinnia elegans Open-pollinated. Even Gene, who doesn’t like gaudy zinnias, was attracted to Scarlet Flame’s elegant bright scarlet blooms. 3' stems. Predates 1934. read more

Lettuce

Butterhead Lettuce

Butterhead Lettuce
Brune d’Hiver - Organic
2840 Latuca sativa
(65 days) In the spirit of social distancing, we’re singling out Brune from our winter mix, where it’s been mingling for years.... read more
Butterhead Lettuce
Bronze Mignonette
2805 Latuca sativa (46 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Very small ruffled bronze-tinged butterhead lettuce. read more
Garnet Butter Gem - Organicnot available yet, check back after early April
2807 Latuca sativa
(48 days) Frank Morton selected this gem and named it well, its pebbled leaves shaded red and light plum with touches of brown on a... read more
Butterhead Lettuce
Nancy - Organic
2841 Latuca sativa
(58 days) The best one-word description of this elegant butterhead rhymes with its name—and it’s neither antsy nor chancy. This big... read more
Optima - Organicsold out, substitute 2842.
2815 Latuca sativa
(52 days) Released by French seedhouse and breeder Vilmorin in 1995. This dark green uniform Nancy-type butterhead caught lettuce... read more
Butterhead Lettuce
Tom Thumb
2803 Latuca sativa (46 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Miniature early tight 5" diameter butterhead lettuce. Outer leaves light-medium green, centers creamy white. read more

Romaine Lettuce

Romaine Lettuce
Rouge d’Hiver
2865 Latuca sativa (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
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
Crisp Mint - Organic
2883 Latuca sativa (70 days) Open-pollinated. Dark green ruffled-leaved romaine with open habit and rounded top. Very crisp and sweet. Decent heat tolerance. read more
Jadeite - Organicnot available yet, check back later
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
Romaine Lettuce
Jericho - Organic
2861 Latuca sativa (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
Mayan Jaguar - Organic
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
Romaine Lettuce
Pandero - Organic
2852 Latuca sativa (44 days baby, 63 days mature) 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
Winter Wonderland - Organic
2886 Latuca sativa
(70 days) Did you say wintah? Here in Maine we really appreciate a lettuce that makes it through the rigors. Winter Wonderland was... 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

Onions and Leeks

Shallots

Shallot
Ed’s Red - Organic
2443 Allium cepa (aggregatum group)
(105 days) Open-pollinated. Several years ago when we were looking for a Prisma replacement we put a couple... read more
Camelotnot available yet, check back after late March
2442 Allium cepa (aggregatum group) (110 days) F-1 hybrid. Bulbs when divided are 1-1.5" across and 2" long. Very dark red skin with smooth and onion-y taste. Stores well. read more
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

Peppers

Elongated Sweet Peppers

Elongated Sweet Pepper
Jimmy Nardello’s - Organic
3762 Capsicum annuum (76 days) Open-pollinated. Shiny red thin-walled 8" long tapering frying pepper. Sweet mild flavor, good raw and especially fried. High yielding. read more
Elongated Sweet Pepper
Aconcagua
3769 Capsicum annuum (85 days) Open-pollinated. Cone-shaped 2½x10" fruits taper to a blunt end. Ripens from green to yellow to red. Sweet, crunchy, fruity; ideal for grilling and frying. read more
Elongated Sweet Pepper
Carmen - Organic
3757 Capsicum annuum (70 days) F-1 hybrid. Deep carmine horn-shaped 2.5x6" fruits avg 5 oz. Classic Italian Corno di Toro type. Unusually sweet. Widely adapted and early maturing. read more
Elongated Sweet Pepper
Greek Pepperoncini
3753 Capsicum annuum
(65 days) Open-pollinated. Ever since we lost Berkop’s strain of Golden Greek, we’ve been on the hunt for a good pepperoncini:... read more
Elongated Sweet Pepper
Mega Marconi - ECO
3736 Capsicum annuum (90 days) Open-pollinated. Heavy early fruit set of 2½x8" tender-skinned Italian-style Lamuyo peppers. read more
Elongated Sweet Pepper
Odessa Market - ECO
3772 Capsicum annuum (87 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom from Ukraine. Dark leaves form a protective canopy. 2¼x4½" tapered peppers ripen from lime to orange to red. read more

Sweet Bells

Sweet Bell
Takii’s New Ace
3701 Capsicum annuum (60 days) F-1 hybrid. Red thin-walled bell peppers, not consistently blocky. Easy to grow. Consistently early. Good for home gardens. read more
Sweet Bell
Staddon’s Select - Organic
3725 Capsicum annuum
(74 days) Open-pollinated. This large blocky market-type pepper produces good-sized glossy dark green 3–4 lobed peppers on tall... read more
Sweet Bell
Chocolate Cake - ECO
3737 Capsicum annuum (90 days) Open-pollinated. Rich reddish-brown 3½x3½" blocky thick-walled pepper. Meaty, sweet, delicious and flavorful even when green. read more
Sweet Bell
Corona - Organic
3739 Capsicum annuum
(90 days) Open-pollinated. The word corona took on unfortunate new meaning this year. Don’t hold it against this healthful... read more
Sweet Bell
King of the North - Organic
3713 Capsicum annuum (70 days) Open-pollinated. Blocky red bell. Great for northern market growers. read more
Sweet Bell
Purple Beauty - Organic
3723 Capsicum annuum (74 days) Open-pollinated. Blocky 3x3" bells ripen from purple to green to deep red. At purple stage they sell at a premium. Early and prolific. read more
Sweet Bell
Revolution
3716 Capsicum annuum (72 days) F-1 hybrid. Green-to-red stout blocky 12-14 oz bell. Thick-walled, juicy, delicious and hefty. Superb yields. read more

Pumpkins

Medium Pumpkins

Medium Pumpkin
Rouge Vif d’Étampes
1727 Cucurbita maxima (105 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom French squash-pumpkin. Burnt orange to red flattened 7-30 lb fruit with deep ridges. Edible and ornamental. read more
Medium Pumpkin
Diablo
1710 Cucurbita pepo (98 days) F-1 hybrid. Medium-size, 12-22 lb deep orange rounded fruit with medium-deep ribs. Semi-determinate habit. Extra strong handles. read more
Medium Pumpkin
Lumina
1713 Cucurbita maxima (100 days) Open-pollinated. Medium-size. Lustrous smooth ivory 12 lb fruit. read more
Medium Pumpkin
Tom Fox
1744 Cucurbita pepo (110 days) Open-pollinated. Sturdy stocky handles on 10-20 lb deep orange fruits with thick walls, pronounced ribs. Variable shape. Rampant vines. Fox is the NH farmer-breeder. read more

Squash - Summer

Patty Pan Squash

Patty Pan Squash
Benning’s Green Tint
1590 Cucurbita pepo (55 days) Open-pollinated. Classic heirloom. Uniform scalloped 2-3" fruit with greenish-cream skin. Excellent flavor. read more
Patty Pan Squash
Y-Star - Organic
1577 Cucurbita pepo (48 days) F-1 hybrid. Uniform bright yellow fruit with pale green “stars” on the blossom end. Open plant with very few spines. 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
Buttercup
Bonbon
1629 Cucurbita maxima (95 days) F-1 hybrid. Consistency, productivity and appearance. 4-5 lb, 4 fruits per plant, prominent grey button. Delivers superb flavor and yield. AAS read more
Buttercup
Burgess
1628 Cucurbita maxima (95 days) Open-pollinated. Classic New England favorite. 3-4 lb dark green fruit with flattened top and square shoulders and button on the blossom end. read more
Buttercup
Seneca - Organic
1631 Cucurbita maxima
(110 days) Open-pollinated. When the original Buttercup was released in North Dakota back in 1931, its fame quickly spread to New... read more

Tomatoes

Slicing Tomatoes

Aunt Ruby’s German Green - Organicsold out
4080 Lycopersicon esculentum (85 days) Open-pollinated. Green with yellow and amber-pink tinge,12-16 oz, oblate beefsteak. Best green eating tomato. Indeterminate. read more
Slicing Tomato
Lillian’s Yellow - Organic
4091 Lycopersicon esculentum
(88 days) Lillian’s may be a little late, not coming on until September, but is worth waiting for. Superb creamy... read more
Slicing Tomato
Pruden’s Purple - Organic
4049 Lycopersicon esculentum (72 days) Open-pollinated. Pink irregular 1 lb fruit. Rich tomato taste, neither cloying nor insipid. Productive and disease resistant. Indeterminate. read more
Slicing Tomato
Weaver’s Black Brandywine
4086 Lycopersicon esculentum
(85 days) Open-pollinated. Indeterminate. Potato-leafed. Also known as True Black Brandywine. While not the only attempt... read more
Slicing Tomato
Weisnicht’s Ukrainian - ECO
4082 Lycopersicon esculentum (85 days) Open-pollinated. Compact Ind. Pink 8-12 oz rare tomato. Very tasty. Has performed well in cool wet summers. Potato-leaf foliage. read more
Slicing Tomato
Arbason - Organic
4239 Lycopersicon esculentum
(76 days) F-1 hybrid. Indeterminate. While first harvest is a few days after Jet Star, we found this reliable organically... read more
Slicing Tomato
Black Krim - Organic
4061 Lycopersicon esculentum (80 days) Open-pollinated. Iridescent purple with dark green shoulders, 12-18 oz, oblate with catfacing. Ripe when half-green and still firm. Dark interiors smoky, exquisite. Indeterminate. read more
Black Prince - Organicnot available yet, check back after late March
4053 Lycopersicon esculentum (75 days) Open-pollinated. Iridescent garnet-colored 5-7 oz globes, most uniformly handsome. Outstanding flavor. Reliable heavy-yielding. Indeterminate. read more
Slicing Tomato
Cosmonaut Volkov - Organic
4038 Lycopersicon esculentum (65 days) Open-pollinated. Deep red slightly flattened 8-12 oz globes. Always tasty, occasionally sublime. Superb home-garden variety with commercial potential. read more
Garden Peach - Organicsold out, substitute 4044.
4045 Lycopersicon esculentum (71 days) Open-pollinated. Yellow pink-blushed fuzzy 2 oz fruit. Soft-skinned, juicy, very sweet and fruity. Relatively early and prolific. Indeterminate. read more
Slicing Tomato
Glacier - Organic
4018 Lycopersicon esculentum (56 days) Open-pollinated. Red 1-2" fruit with no cosmetic defects besides yellow shoulders. Superior to other sub-arctics. Potato-leaf foliage. Determinate. read more
Slicing Tomato
Goldie - Organic
4054 Lycopersicon esculentum (75 days) Open-pollinated. Deep orange beefsteak-type, 16-20 oz, often bi-lobed. Rich flavor, velvety texture. Harvest when it gets a rosy blush. Indeterminate. read more
Slicing Tomato
Green Zebra - Organic
4057 Lycopersicon esculentum (77 days) Open-pollinated. Green with dark-green stripes, blushing yellow and apricot when ripe; 4-5 oz fruits don't crack. Emerald-green interior, sweet and rich. Indeterminate. read more
Slicing Tomato
Heirloom Tomato Mix - Organic
4149 Lycopersicon esculentum Open-pollinated. For a surprise medley of colors, sizes, shapes and flavors. No cherries. read more
Slicing Tomato
KC 146 - Organic
4052 Lycopersicon esculentum
(75 days) Open-pollinated. Semi-Determinate. Also known as Campbell’s 146. When our seed buddy Nate Kleinman at the... read more
Slicing Tomato
Mark Twain - ECO
4081 Lycopersicon esculentum
(85 days) Open-pollinated. Indeterminate. Odd that a tomato would be named for the famous writer who professed not to like... read more
Slicing Tomato
Momotaro
4241 Lycopersicon esculentum (78 days) F-1 hybrid. Pink tomato is #1 in Japan. 4-7 oz fruits borne 6-7 to a cluster. Noteworthy balanced flavor: rich, sweet, slightly acidic, surprising for a hybrid. read more
Pineapple - Organicsold out
4077 Lycopersicon esculentum (85 days) Open-pollinated. Striped 1 lb irregular. Yellow and red marbled flesh, silky smooth with complex low-acid fruity sweetness. Indeterminate. read more
Slicing Tomato
Pink Berkeley Tie-Dye - Organic
4041 Lycopersicon esculentum (68 days) Open-pollinated. The color of port with metallic green stripes. Great flavor, productivity, size, disease tolerance. Usually bi-lobed, avg 9 oz. Hold well in field. read more
Slicing Tomato
Pink Brandywine - Organic
4075 Lycopersicon esculentum (82 days) Open-pollinated. The famous Brandywine whose sublime flavor put heirlooms on the map. Pink 1 lb oblate meaty beefsteak fruits. Potato-leaf foliage. Indeterminate. read more
Slicing Tomato
Rose de Berne - Organic
4067 Lycopersicon esculentum (80 days) Open-pollinated. Pink 5 oz unblemished globes. The Brandywine of continental Europe. Excellent field-to-market variety that doesn't require high tunnels. Indeterminate. read more
Slicing Tomato
Ruby Gold - ECO
4097 Lycopersicon esculentum
(90 days) Open-pollinated. Indeterminate. As aesthetically appealing as it is delicious, Ruby boasts prolific beautiful... read more
Slicing Tomato
Rutgers Original - Organic
4055 Lycopersicon esculentum (75 days) Open-pollinated. Red 4-6 oz mostly uniform unblemished deep oblate fruit. Great old-time flavor, delicious and juicy. Indeterminate. read more
Soldacki - Organicsold out, substitute 4049.
4071 Lycopersicon esculentum (80 days) Open-pollinated. Pink 14 oz globes. Great sandwich tomato. Heavy yields on tall potato-leaf vines. Indeterminate. read more
Slicing Tomato
Yellow Brandywine - Organic
4076 Lycopersicon esculentum (82 days) Open-pollinated. Yellow large slightly ribbed 1 lb fruit with ring-scar at blossom end. Variable; eat the pretty ones, compost the rest. Potato-leaf foliage. Indeterminate. read more

Small-Fruited Tomatoes

Small-Fruited Tomato
Gardener’s Sweetheart - Organic
4103 Lycopersicon esculentum
(62 days) These Sweethearts, borne on trusses, each with 6–8 bright red miniature heart-shaped fruits with a nipple on the... read more
Gardener’s Delight - Organicunavailable, supply unavailable
4109 Lycopersicon esculentum (68 days) Open-pollinated. Deep red 1+" cherry. Rich sweet flavor. Superb flavor makes up for annoying tendency to crack. Indeterminate. read more
Small-Fruited Tomato
Cherry Bomb - Organic
4265 Lycopersicon esculentum
(64 days) F-1 hybrid. Indeterminate. Spray-wary gardeners everywhere can celebrate! Johnny’s Selected Seeds breeder Emily... read more
Small-Fruited Tomato
Copper Beauty - Organic
4033 Lycopersicon esculentum
(65 days) Open-pollinated. Indeterminate. This 2" long and 1" wide dark striped grape-plum with a pointed tip appears as... read more
Esterina - Organicnot available yet, check back later
4252 Lycopersicon esculentum (60 days) F-1 hybrid. Large bright yellow cherries! Productive, disease resistant, crack-free and borne on large clusters. read more
Small-Fruited Tomato
Fargo Yellow Pear - Organic
4122 Lycopersicon esculentum (82 days) Open-pollinated. Yellow 1 oz pear tomato. Meaty, tasty, crack-resistant. Indeterminate. read more
Small-Fruited Tomato
Honey Bunch
4266 Lycopersicon esculentum (62 days) F-1 hybrid. Bright red 8-14g, 1x1.5" grape tomato. Luscious over-the-top sweetness. Allow to ripen in the field; very crack-resistant. Indeterminate. read more
Small-Fruited Tomato
Honeydrop - Organic
4106 Lycopersicon esculentum
(62 days) Open-pollinated. Rampant Indeterminate. From a selection of F-1 Sunsugar, Rachel and Tevis Robertson-Goldberg of... read more
Small-Fruited Tomato
Juliet
4264 Lycopersicon esculentum (60 days) F-1 hybrid. Glossy red plum-shaped 1-2 oz grape tomato. Prolific. Crack resistant. Indeterminate. read more
Small-Fruited Tomato
Mountain Magic
4225 Lycopersicon esculentum (69 days) F-1 hybrid. Compact Ind. Red round two-bite unblemished fruits. Juicy, rich, sprightly. Very marketable. Great vigor and disease-resistance. read more
Small-Fruited Tomato
Pocket Star - ECO
4113 Lycopersicon esculentum
(74 days) Open-pollinated. Indeterminate. Two years ago after giving one of my Grow-for-Fedco talks at Common Ground Fair,... read more
Small-Fruited Tomato
Sun Gold
4250 Lycopersicon esculentum (57 days) F-1 hybrid. Apricot-yellow small round 8.2g cherry. Candy sweetness. Early and extremely prolific, producing until frost. Indeterminate. read more
Small-Fruited Tomato
Sweet Treats
4254 Lycopersicon esculentum (75 days) F-1 hybrid. Gorgeous deep rose large 20-30g cherry. Ripens from pink to deep rose with matte finish. Low-acid, tasty, mellow. Indeterminate. read more

Collections

Collection
Kids’ Garden Collection
5937 Fun and playful easy-to-grow varieties to encourage young gardeners. Contains 8 packets of sunflowers, beans, pumpkins, popcorn and more. read more
Collection
Natural Remedies Collection
5940 Who doesn’t need a little uplift, restoration and calm in these stressful and challenging times? A collection of supportive herbs to provide the... read more

Flower Seeds

Celosias

Cramer’s Amazon Celosianot available yet, check back later
4956 Celosia argentea var. spicata (120 days) Open-pollinated. Wild reddish-purple spikes; leaves green splashed with purple. 3-6' spires. read more

Dye Plants

Dye Plant
Dyer’s Coreopsis Mix
5904 Coreopsis tinctoria Open-pollinated. Beautiful native ornamental. Provides a full palette of color from yellows and greens to rusts and browns-and even black. read more
Dye Plant
Hopi Black Dye Sunflower - Organic
5906 Helianthus annuus (90-100 days) Open-pollinated. Rare indigenous heirloom used as a natural dye source for coloring baskets purplish charcoal. Also edible. 8' stalks. read more
Madderunavailable, supply unavailable
5913 Rubia tinctorum Open-pollinated. 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

Helenium

Helenium
Helen’s Flower Mix
5119 Helenium autumnale Open-pollinated. Bronze, brown, crimson and yellow for an end-of-summer display. 4-5' tall. Also called Sunny Bride. read more

Hollyhocks

Hollyhock
Chater’s Double Mix Hollyhock
5122 Alcea rosea Open-pollinated. Doubles in shades of red, pink, yellow and white. 4-5' tall. read more

Herbs

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
Ashwagandha - Organic
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
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
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
Codonopsisunavailable, poor germination
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
Fennel - Organicnot available yet, check back after late March
4560 Foeniculum vulgare
(65 days) This fennel, which doesn’t bulb, puts all its energy into making seeds. Although used similarly to anise in cooking,... 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
Lemongrassnot available yet, check back later
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
Milk Thistle - Organicsold out, failed germination test
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
Herb
Nelly Chives - Organic
4513 Allium schoenoprasum
(80 days) Open-pollinated. Hardy perennial. 1–2' hollow grasslike leaves enhance any dish with their subtle onion flavor,... read more
Pennyroyalnot available yet, check back after late March
4651 Mentha pulegium
Open-pollinated. Native to Europe, across the Mediterranean into Persia. Hardy aromatic ground cover notorious for its... read more
Herb
Rosemary - Organic
4657 Rosmarinus officinalis
Open-pollinated. From the Latin ros marinus meaning ‘dew of the sea,’ a reference to its native habitat, the Mediterranean... read more
Herb
Spilanthes - Organic
4683 Spilanthes oleracea
Open-pollinated. Known to herbalists as the Toothache Plant. Spilanthes’ tingling and mouth-numbing properties appear rapidly... read more
Herb
Valerian
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
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

Parsley

Parsley
Gigante d’Italia - Organic
3159 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
Krausa - Organicnot available yet, check back after late March
3169 Petroselinum crispum (75 days) Open-pollinated. Dense triple-curled medium-green parsley. Slow to bolt, prolific, hardy. Delicious stems. read more

Lettuce

Deer Tongue Lettuce

Deer Tongue Lettuce
Les Oreilles du Diable (Devil’s Ears) - Organic
2767 Latuca sativa (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
Green Deer Tongue - Organic
2740 Latuca sativa (48 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Thick green pointed leaves radiate from a compact center. Rich nutty flavor. Slow to bolt. read more

Melons

Muskmelons

Muskmelon
Hannah’s Choice
979 Cucumis melo (85 days) F-1 hybrid. Deep orange flesh. Oval 3-5 lb fruit, medium net. Harvest at full slip. Excellent flavor. read more
Muskmelon
Golden Gopher - BD
980 Cucumis melo (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
Halonasold out, substitute 977.
970 Cucumis melo (74 days) F-1 hybrid. Thick orange flesh with small seed cavity. Oval 6" diameter 3 lb fruit with medium net. Very early ripening from TP. Harvest at full slip. read more
Muskmelon
Hearts of Gold - Organic
982 Cucumis melo
(85 days) Open-pollinated. Once the most popular melon in the Midwest, this 2–3 lb orange-fleshed muskmelon with a thin rind and... read more
Muskmelon
Home Run
978 Cucumis melo
(82 days) F-1 hybrid. For some, the most memorable home run in MLB history is Hammerin’ Hank Aaron whacking #715 on April 8, 1974, to... read more
Muskmelon
Montreal Market - Organic
986 Cucumis melo (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
Pride of Wisconsinsold out, substitute 984.
983 Cucumis melo (88 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Salmon-colored flesh with small seed cavity. Large oval coarsely netted 5-7 lb fruit. read more
Muskmelon
Pride of Wisconsin - Organic
984 Cucumis melo (88 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. Salmon-colored flesh with small seed cavity. Large oval coarsely netted 5-7 lb fruit. read more
Muskmelon
Sensation
996 Cucumis melo (85 days) F-1 hybrid. Complex flavor, sweet white flesh. Round 2-4 lb fruit with sparse net. Green skin turns orangey-yellow when ripe. Harvest at full slip. read more
Muskmelon
Sugar Cube
977 Cucumis melo
(80 days) F-1 hybrid. While the breeder’s promo uses all caps to shout muskmelon Sugar Cube’s supreme disease resistance, our... read more

Physalis

Husk Cherries

Husk Cherry
Aunt Molly’s - Organic
4005 Physalis pruinosa (72 days) Open-pollinated. Golden berries in papery husks. Small but flavorful. Sweet, nutty, delicious snack. read more

Squash - Winter

Butternut

Butternut
Burpee’s Butterbush - Organic
1683 Cucurbita moschata (87 days) Open-pollinated. Small, 1.5 lb small butternut-type fruit with a small seed cavity and distinctive deep orange colored flesh. read more
Butternut
Little Dipper
1686 Cucurbita moschata (104 days) F-1 hybrid. Full running vines yield a ton of uniform tan 2-3 lb fruits. Smooth semi-dry texture and medium nutty sweetness hold in storage. Disease resistant. read more
Butternut
Waltham
1687 Cucurbita moschata (105 days) Open-pollinated. Classic. 9" long buff tan fruit weighing 4-5 lb. read more
Butternut
Waltham - Organic
1688 Cucurbita moschata (105 days) Open-pollinated. Classic. 9" long buff tan fruit weighing 4-5 lb. Our best-selling winter squash. read more

Specialty & Heirloom Squash

Specialty & Heirloom Squash
Galeux d’Eysines - Organic
1672 Cucurbita maxima (98 days) Open-pollinated. Unique French heirloom. Round slightly flattened 15 lb fruit has salmon-peach skin covered in peanut-like warts. Lovely, or ugly? read more
Specialty & Heirloom Squash
Marina di Chioggia
1673 Cucurbita maxima (100 days) Open-pollinated. Unique Italian heirloom. Gorgeous aquamarine to dark green 15 lb fruit. Round, flattened with bumps and ridges read more
Specialty & Heirloom Squash
Seminole - Organic
1693 Cucurbita moschata (110 days) Open-pollinated. Buff tear-drop shaped 7 lb fruit with very hard rind. Probably requires too long a season to thrive in the North. read more
Sibleynot available yet, check back after late March
1618 Cucurbita maxima (100 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom banana-type. Slate-blue obpyriform 6-8+ lb fruit. Average 12" long. Excellent flavor and good storage. read more

Tomatoes

Paste Tomatoes

Paste Tomato
Grandma Mary’s - Organic
4131 Lycopersicon esculentum
(68 days) Open-pollinated. Indeterminate. In one of our earliest seed-selection projects, Jeanne Griffin, in Sangerville,... read more
Paste Tomato
Amish Paste - Organic
4140 Lycopersicon esculentum (85 days) Open-pollinated. Red oxheart nippled 8 oz paste. Consistent good flavor; sets the standard for paste tomatoes. Indeterminate. read more
Opalka - Organicsold out, substitute 4141.
4135 Lycopersicon esculentum
(82 days) Open-pollinated. Indeterminate. Its third time in our taste test proved the charm for Opalka. Our tasters have... read more
Orange Banana - Organicsold out
4137 Lycopersicon esculentum (85 days) Open-pollinated. Attractive orange cylindrical 3-4" paste tomato avg 4-5 oz. Best flavor, sprightly sweetness; makes ambrosial sauce. Indeterminate. read more
Plum Regalnot available yet, check back after late March
4290 Lycopersicon esculentum
(75 days) F-1 hybrid. Determinate. Fedco staff whipped up a day-long paste-taste in 2019, saucing 20+ varieties. Plum... read more
Speckled Roman - Organicsold out, substitute 4131.
4138 Lycopersicon esculentum (85 days) Open-pollinated. Red paste with psychedelic orange-yellow striations, cylindrical nippled, 4-5 oz. Makes rich sweet tomatoey sauce. Indeterminate. read more

Flower Seeds

Didiscus

Lacy Blue Didiscussold out, no crop til next year
5067 Trachymene coerulea (95 days) Open-pollinated. Like a light blue version of Queen Anne’s Lace. Excellent for cutting. read more

Flower Mixes

Cutflower Mixsold out
5807 Mix of annual flowers that can be used for cutting. Includes aster, bachelor’s button, calendula, cosmos, zinnia, and more. read more
Flower Mix
Wildflower Mix
5809 For the Northeast. A blend of 19 perennial and self-sowing annual species native to or naturalized in northeast U.S. and Canada. read more

Tithonia

Tithonia
Goldfinger
5647 Tithonia rotundifolia Open-pollinated. Bright orange 3-4" blooms comparable to Torch’s. Upright and uniform habit. Attracts butterflies. 4' tall. read more

Asian Greens

Chinese Cabbages

Chinese Cabbage
Blues
3225 Brassica rapa (52 days) F-1 hybrid. Pungent Chinese cabbage. Bolt-resistant and disease resistant. read more
Chinese Cabbage
Tokyo Bekana - Organic
3222 Brassica rapa (chinensis group) (20 days baby, 45 days full size) Open-pollinated. Lettucy pale green ruffled leaves. Mild, sweet. Will re-grow after cuttings. Cold hardy. read more

Pac Choi

Pac Choi
Joi Choi
3273 Brassica rapa (chinensis group) (50 days) F-1 hybrid. Uniform pac choi heads with dark green leaves and thick succulent basal stems. For summer and fall crops. read more

Radishes - Leaf & Pod

Radishes - Leaf & Pod
Rat-tail - Organic
2264 Raphanus sativus var. caudatus (50 days) Open-pollinated. Asian heirloom, Specialty. Grown for its immature purple-green pungent seed pods. Harvest young for best quality. read more

Shiso

Shiso
Red Shiso
3283 Perilla frutescens var. crispa (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 Green Bean
Accelerate
212 Phaseolus vulgaris
(53 days) Open-pollinated. According to Lewis & Sample’s classic text How to Talk Yankee, “exhilarate” can mean putting the... read more
Bush Green Bean
Jade - Organic
231 Phaseolus vulgaris (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 Haricots Verts

Concador Yellow Filetnot available yet, check back later
251 Phaseolus vulgaris (62 days) Open-pollinated. Slender 4½–5" filet pods. Medium-sized upright plant. Uniform pods. Small white seeds. read more

Bush Wax Beans

Bush Wax Bean
Dragon Langerie - Organic
277 Phaseolus vulgaris (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 Phaseolus vulgaris (54 days) Open-pollinated. Straight round stringless tender yellow pods with green tips. High yields, holds well. read more

Lima Beans

Lima Bean
Jackson Wonder
324 Phaseolus lunatus (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
King of the Gardennot available yet, check back after late March
325 Phaseolus lunatus (106 days) Open-pollinated. 8" pods, dependably produces at least four large creamy white seeds per pod. Vines can grow 10'. read more

Pole Beans

Dolloff - Organicnot available yet, check back later
362 Phaseolus vulgaris
(70 days shell, 90 days dry) Open-pollinated. The first time I cooked up a mess of Dolloff beans I was hooked: rich,... read more
Pole Bean
Rattlesnake
292 Phaseolus vulgaris (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 Phaseolus vulgaris (70 days) Open-pollinated. 6-7" pods with purple streaking. Tan seed with dark stripes. Also known as Preacher Bean. read more
Scarlet Runnersold out
318 Phaseolus coccineus (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 Phaseolus vulgaris (55 days) Open-pollinated. 7–9' vines bear long stringless round-podded very dark green fresh beans, coming early. 2017 AAS. read more
True Red Cranberry Pole Bean - Organicsold out
371 Phaseolus vulgaris (102 days) Open-pollinated. Plump round maroon seeds without streaking. Excellent flavor. read more

Soybeans

Soybean
Tankuro - Organic
488 Glycine max (90 days) Open-pollinated. Black-seeded 3' plants. Pods contain 2-3 beans. Excellent flavor. read more

Broccoli

Broccoli

Broccoli
Covina - Organic
3308 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group)
(75 days) F-1 hybrid. We’ve been disappointed that Fiesta seed has been late to its own party the last few... read more
Fiesta - Organicseed is clay coated
3312 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group)
(86 days) F-1 hybrid. Fiesta’s siesta is over—our friend Marcelle can rejoice! We welcome back our first... read more
Green Kingsold out, substitute 3315.
3311 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group) (85 days) F-1 hybrid. Uniform 8" domed heads with tender blue-green large bead. Some side shoot production. Tolerates heat. read more
Broccoli
Green Magic
3314 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group)
(90 days) F-1 hybrid. As supplier/breeder Sakata dropped 30+ year farmer-fave Arcadia, we were already eyeing... read more
Green Supersold out, substitute 3308.
3309 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group) (85 days) F-1 hybrid. Compact plant with deep green tight-beaded heavy heads measuring 7" wide and 3" deep. Produces very large side shoots. Excellent heat and stress tolerance. read more
Broccoli
Jacaranda
3300 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group)
(72 days) F-1 hybrid. In a purple panic when Violet Queen was dropped, we clinked our glasses too soon over... read more
Broccoli
Millennium
3307 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group)
(94 days) F-1 hybrid. Like the Millennial generation, this broccoli might be a little slow to mature but it... read more
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
Tendergreen
3303 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group) (67 days) F-1 hybrid. 6-7" semi-domed head with blue-green medium-large bead. No significant side shoot production. Cannot tolerate extreme heat. read more
Broccoli
Waltham 29
3320 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group) (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 Brassica rapa (ruvo group) (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

Piracicabasold out
3327 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group) (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, Romanesco

Broccoli, Romanesco
Veronica
3329 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group) (98 days) F-1 hybrid. Reliable production of 4-5 lb heads avg 8" across. Tender and sweet with brassica zing. Enjoy raw or cooked. For fall production only. read more

Brussels Sprouts

Diablosold out, substitute 3343.
3344 Brassica oleracea (gemmifera group) (110 days) F-1 hybrid. Dependable and disease resistant variety producing very consistent yields of uniform medium-sized solid brussels sprouts. read more
Brussels Sprouts
Divino
3343 Brassica oleracea (gemmifera group)
(105 days) F-1 hybrid. Brussels sprouts are Fedco trial-guy Heron’s favorite veggie, which may explain the... read more
Brussels Sprouts
Falstaff
3341 Brassica oleracea (gemmifera group) (102 days) Open-pollinated. Sprawling ornamental plants produce small red brussels sprouts with nutty savory flavor. read more
Gustussold out
3339 Brassica oleracea (gemmifera group) (99 days) F-1 hybrid. Very large and disease resistant plants set medium-sized slightly oval uniform brussels sprouts. Excellent flavor and texture. read more
Brussels Sprouts
Speedia
3335 Brassica oleracea (gemmifera group)
(98 days) F-1 hybrid. Our 2016 brussels sprouts trial had us angling away from Hestia toward Speedia. Its... read more

Cabbages

Green Cabbages

Bartolosold out, substitute 3365.
3394 Brassica oleracea (capitata group) (115 days) F-1 hybrid. Large round 4-8 lb dark green heads with waxy thick serrated wrapper leaves. Excellent storage ability. read more
Green Cabbage
Golden Acre
3352 Brassica oleracea (capitata group) (62 days) Open-pollinated. Classic early round 3-5 lb grey-green compact heads on short stems. Excellent flavor. Not long standing. read more
Green Cabbage
Gunma
3392 Brassica oleracea (capitata group) (110 days) F-1 hybrid. 1' across flat-topped 5-7 lb green heads. Tender and sweet. Not for storage. Holds well in the field. read more
Green Cabbage
January King - Organic
3399 Brassica oleracea (capitata group)
(110 days) Open-pollinated. This old variety developed in northern Europe more than a century ago still reigns... read more
Green Cabbage
Murdoc
3370 Brassica oleracea (capitata group)
(40-60 days from transplant) F-1 hybrid. In our 2018 summer trials of glorious pointy-headed green cabbage,... read more
Green Cabbage
Storage #4
3365 Brassica oleracea (capitata group)
(80 days) F-1 hybrid. Our first trials of this dark green 4–8 lb cabbage were more than two decades ago, but #4... read more
Green Cabbage
Tribute
3390 Brassica oleracea (capitata group) (103 days) F-1 hybrid. Mondo12.5 lb basketball-sized green heads. Large plants suppress weeds. Very good raw and cooked. read more

Red Cabbages

Red Cabbage
Ruby Perfection
3375 Brassica oleracea (capitata group) (85 days) F-1 hybrid. Deep purple-red rock-hard round heads avg 4-6 lb. Excellent for long storage. Very cold hardy. read more

Savoy Cabbages

Savoy Cabbage
Deadon
3391 Brassica oleracea (capitata group) (105 days) F-1 hybrid. January King-type. Dense 3-6 lb red heads with savoyed pinkish-purple outer leaves and green interior. Can be overwintered. read more
Savoy Cabbage
Melissa
3378 Brassica oleracea (capitata group) (85 days) F-1 hybrid. 2-4 lb solid slightly flattened light green heads with dark blue-green waxy wrapper leaves. Adapted to close spacings. read more

Carrots

Early Carrots

Early Carrot
Aranka
2094 Daucus carota
(56 days) F-1 hybrid. Aranka means ‘golden’ in Hungarian. The discontinuation of Nelson carrot was a loss felt by the early summer... read more
Early Carrot
Coral
2028 Daucus carota (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
Istanbul
2035 Daucus carota
(65 days) F-1 hybrid. In our search for replacing now-merged Bayer/Monsanto’s Sugarsnax carrot, we sunk our teeth into many a bland... read more
Mokum, Pelletedsold out, substitute 2086.
2087 Daucus carota
(48 days) F-1 hybrid. Arguably the tastiest carrot for fresh eating in late spring and summer. Repeat winner of our summer taste... read more
Early Carrot
Mokum, Unpelleted
2086 Daucus carota (48 days) F-1 hybrid. Blunt slender 5-6" orange Amsterdam-type carrot. Recommended for succession plantings. Excellent for fresh eating. read more

Main Season Carrots

Main Season Carrot
Bangor, Pelleted - Organic
2082 Daucus carota
(75 days) F-1 hybrid. Bright orange bulky Bolero-type is tailor-made for its namesake soil type. We’ve had Bangor in our field... read more
Nantes Fancy - Organicsold out, germ rate too low
2051 Daucus carota
(68 days) Open-pollinated. It’s been a long row to hoe getting this longtime customer favorite back into our catalog. And although... read more
Napoli - Organic75% germination rate
2090 Daucus carota (55 days) F-1 hybrid. Blunt Nantes-type 7-8" orange carrot with strong green tops and a medium core. Snappy, sweet and juicy. Use fresh or store. read more
Main Season Carrot
Newhall
2070 Daucus carota
(74 days) F-1 hybrid. In our spring 2019 storage-carrot tasting, we were hoping to simply confirm newcomer Naval’s refined dominance... read more
Main Season Carrot
Over the Rainbow Mix
2099 Daucus carota (48-75 days) F-1 hybrid. Mix of colored carrots. Includes light yellow, light orange, dark orange, purple and red. read more
Purple Hazenot available yet, check back after early April
2096 Daucus carota (70 days) F-1 hybrid. Tapered 7" purple Imperator-type with orange highlights. Red-purple interior with vivid orange core. Very good texture. read more
Main Season Carrot
Redsun
2095 Daucus carota
(70 days) F-1 hybrid. We’ve trialed many a red carrot and most taste like sandy kerosene. Praise in bright bunches to breeder Bejo... read more
Main Season Carrot
Rumba - Organic
2060 Daucus carota (72 days) Open-pollinated. Straight tapered Nantes-type carrot. Best for fall harvest and long storage. Staff favorite. read more
Main Season Carrot
Shin Kuroda 5"
2073 Daucus carota (75 days) Open-pollinated. Bright orange stump-rooted Japanese carrot. Tender and sweet. Popular in Asian markets. read more
Main Season Carrot
White Satin
2097 Daucus carota (70 days) F-1 hybrid. Straight 8" creamy-white carrot. Good texture and flavor, both raw and cooked. Develops green shoulders at full-size. read more

Cauliflowers

Bermeo - Organicclay coated seed
3406 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group)
(65 days) F-1 hybrid. The seaport town of Bermeo in Basque Country sees intolerable summer heat, weather that... read more
Cauliflower
Candid Charm
3438 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group) (95 days) F-1 hybrid. Very large 3-5 lb snow-white attractive tight heads. Easy to grow. Fall production only. read more
Cauliflower
Fioretto 60
3402 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group) (60 days) F-1 hybrid. Flowering stick type cauli with fine-textured curd. Florets extend into a single-serve branch to be harvested individually. Delicate Japanese beauty. read more
Cauliflower
Flame Star
3412 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group)
(68 days) F-1 hybrid. Pastel orange 7" uniform heads of smooth dense curds on sturdy plants are not only... read more
Cauliflower
Fujiyama
3408 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group)
(65 days) F-1 hybrid. Named for the highest mountain in Japan, this cauliflower shines with a strong white curd... read more
Cauliflower
Graffiti
3417 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group) (80 days) F-1 hybrid. Brilliant purple true cauliflower heads on large plants with dark green leaves. Delicious raw and cooked. Tolerant of heat and drought. read more
Cauliflower
Snow Crown
3410 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group) (70 days) F-1 hybrid. Reliable production of uniform 6-7" white heads. read more
Cauliflower
Snow Mystique
3428 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group) (93 days) F-1 hybrid. Very large upright plants set dense 2-4 lb attractive white domed heads. Tender with very good flavor. read more
Cauliflower
Snowbowl
3425 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group) (83 days) F-1 hybrid. Snowball-type cauliflower with very compact habit. Uniform maturity. Dense tight 1.5 lb heads are 5-6" across. Good for close plantings and successions. read more
Cauliflower
Symphony
3440 Brassica oleracea (botrytis group) (96 days) F-1 hybrid. Huge very attractive tight white heads with no hollow stem. Excellent sweet flavor; no brassica bite. Requires a long growing season. read more

Celery

Tango - Organicnot available yet, check back after late March/try 3624
3634 Apium graveolens (90 days) Open-pollinated. Large dense plants with no punky centers. Smooth tender sweet nearly stringless stalks. read more
Celery
Zwolsche Krul Cutting Celery
3616 Apium graveolens
(80 days) An heirloom Dutch leaf celery. The name refers to the town of Zwolle and this celery’s curly leaves that look like... read more

Corn

Bicolor Sweet Corn

Bicolor Sweet Corn
Ambrosia
582 Zea mays (75 days) F-1 hybrid. 16 rows. 6.5' plants. Good for markets or home-garden use. read more
Bicolor Sweet Corn
Cappuccino
590 Zea mays (78 days) F-1 hybrid. Large sweet tender creamy kernels from well-filled 8" blunt ears with 14-16 rows. 6-7' plants. Sturdy thick stalks allow second ear production. read more
Bicolor Sweet Corn
Latte
572 Zea mays (68 days) F-1 hybrid. Early fancy tip-filled 8" ears. Quality and taste like late corn. Good cold-soil emergence. Often single ear per stalk; plant several rounds! read more
Serendipitysold out, no crop til next year
604 Zea mays (82 days) F-1 hybrid. 7-8" bicolor ears with good tip fill. 25% supersweet genes. read more

Flint Corn

Flint Corn
Abenaki Calais Flint - Organic
682 Zea mays (88 days) Open-pollinated. 8-row Vermont flint. 7-9" ears are golden brown, occasionally dark maroon. Great for cornmeal. read more

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
Popcorn
Pennsylvania Dutch Butter Flavored - Organic
677 Zea mays (102 days) Open-pollinated. Two 4-6" stocky ears per stalk. 8' plant with long dark green leaves. 1885 Pennsylvania Dutch Heirloom. read more
Popcorn
Robust 98114W White
671 Zea mays (98 days) F-1 hybrid. Long thin ears with large kernels. 6' stalk. read more

Supersweet

Supersweet
Nirvana
660 Zea mays
(75 days) Supersweet F-1 hybrid. Bicolor, 8" ears, 16-18 rows. We’ve been saying “Nevermind” to Supersweet corn for ages: the early years... read more
Supersweet
Yellowstone
661 Zea mays
(76 days) Supersweet F-1 hybrid. Yellow, 8" ears, 16 rows. Yellowstone’s yield per plant is breathtaking: nearly every stalk sets three... read more

White Sweet Corn

Luther Hill - Organicnot available yet, check back after late March
636 Zea mays (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
Silver Queen
658 Zea mays (96 days) F-1 hybrid. Late maturing. Large ears with glossy creamy white kernels. read more

Yellow Sweet Corn

Yellow Sweet Corn
Ashworth - Organic
516 Zea mays (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
Yellow Sweet Corn
Bodacious RM
541 Zea mays (77 days) F-1 hybrid. 8" ears. 16 rows. 7' plants. Same as original Bodacious with enhanced resistance. Exceptional sweetness. read more
Yellow Sweet Corn
Cafe
506 Zea mays (68 days) F-1 hybrid. Early, combines large size, flavor and quality with cold-soil performance. Bright yellow, tip-filled 8" ear. 5–6' plant. read more
Yellow Sweet Corn
Honey Select
547 Zea mays (80 days) F-1 hybrid. Refined 8" ears with 18-20 rows of pale golden-yellow kernels. Distinct sweetness. read more
Yellow Sweet Corn
Incredible RM
561 Zea mays (85 days) F-1 hybrid. Handsome 8" tip-filled ears . Deep corn taste. read more

Cucumbers

Long-Fruited Cucumbers

Long-Fruited Cucumber
Painted Serpent
1388 Cucumis melo var. flexuosus (55 days from transplant) 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 Cucumis sativus (62 days) Open-pollinated. Extra-long Asian slicer. Uniform slender smooth-skinned 9-12" fruit with crisp non-bitter flesh. Excellent flavor. read more

Pickling Cucumbers

Pickling Cucumber
Little Leaf H-19 - Organic
1239 Cucumis sativus (60 days) Open-pollinated. Parthenocarpic pickler. Blocky, smaller than average fruit. Compact growth and small leaves. Can be grown under row cover. read more

Slicing Cucumbers

Slicing Cucumber
General Lee
1328 Cucumis sativus (66 days) F-1 hybrid. 8-8.5" uniform straight dark green fruit with white spines. Very productive. read more
Slicing Cucumber
Lagos
1300 Cucumis sativus
(45 days) F-1 hybrid. With tasty Ministro discontinued by its supplier, we were on the hunt for a new reliable early slicer. Lagos... read more
Longfellow - Organicsold out, substitute 1313.
1335 Cucumis sativus
(70 days) Open-pollinated. Bred and released in 1927 by Jerome B. Rice Seed Co, Cambridge, NY. Stubborn Ox Farm of Brooks, ME,... read more
Slicing Cucumber
Marketmore 76
1312 Cucumis sativus (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 Cucumis sativus (63 days) Open-pollinated. Classic slicer for the Northeast. Dark green 8-8.5" uniform fruits. Vigorous throughout season. read more

Eggplants

Eggplant
Rosa Bianca - Organic
3691 Solanum melongena (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
Annina - Organic
3679 Solanum melongena
(64 days in unheated tunnel, 72 days open field) F-1 hybrid. Annina’s slightly curved extended-teardrop shape is covered with ... read more
Bell-shaped Eggplant
Black King
3685 Solanum melongena (79 days) F-1 hybrid. Shiny 7" bulging oval fruits avg 0.9 lb. Good flavor. Vigorous high-yielder suitable for both greenhouse and open-field. read more
Bell-shaped Eggplant
Gaudi
3681 Solanum melongena
(75 days) F-1 hybrid. An eggplant sui generis as the architectural work of its Catalan namesake Antoni Gaudí. Dark purple 7–8"... read more

Elongated Eggplants

Swallowsold out
3666 Solanum melongena (51 days) F-1 hybrid. Glossy purple-black 1.75x7" elongated Asian-type. Not as bitter as larger eggplants. Very Early. read more

Fennel

Fennel
Perfection Fennel - Organic
4553 Foeniculum vulgare
(72 days) Open-pollinated. Our best-selling new variety in 2013. The acme of Perfection in bulbing fennel, and a good performer... read more

Flower Seeds

Achillea

Achillea
The Pearl
4804 Achillea ptarmica Open-pollinated. Clusters of fully double small white pompon blooms with tiny yellow centers. 2-3' tall. read more
Achillea
Summer Pastels
4803 Achillea millefolium Open-pollinated. Full range of soft pastel colors on flat flower heads. Easy to grow. 18-24". read more

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

Amaranths

Amaranth
Love-Lies-Bleeding
4831 Amaranthus caudatus (90 days) Open-pollinated. Vigorous 2-4' branching annual with long drooping red tassels. read more

Asters

New Hybrids Asternot available yet, check back after late March
4849 Symphyotrichum novi-belgii Hardy “New York” perennial asters bloom late in red, purple, bluish and white. 4' tall. read more

Balsam

Balsam
Double Camellia Mix Balsam
4883 Impatiens balsamina Open-pollinated. Abundant pink, rose and white rosettes along the axils up its stems. 2' tall. read more

Begonia

Begonia
Nonstop Tuberous Begonia
4889 Begonia x tuberhybrida (140 days) F-1 hybrid. Nine bright shades for a riot of color. Needs shade. read more

Calendulas

Calendula
Maya Orange - Organic
4916 Calendula officinalis Open-pollinated. Brick-orange layered petals around dark brown centers. 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

Chinese Forget-Me-Not

Chinese Forget-Me-Not
Firmament Chinese Forget-Me-Not
4965 Cynoglossum amabile Open-pollinated. Bright dainty 5-petaled azure-blue blossoms. 16-18" tall. read more

Cleome

Cleome
Rose Queen
4982 Cleome hassleriana Open-pollinated. Shades of rose and pale pink cover this ‘Spider Flower.’ read more

Dahlias

Harlequin Mix Dahlia - Organicnot available yet, check back after late March
5045 Dahlia x hybrida Open-pollinated. Maroon-white and scarlet-yellow bicolor, semi-double. 12-14" tall. read more

Daisies

Daisy
Crazy Daisy
5049 Leucanthemum x superbum Open-pollinated. Quilled petals of creamy white blossoms are fully double. 24-28" tall. read more

Delphiniums

Astolat Pacific Giantnot available yet, check back after late March
5052 Delphinium x cultorum Open-pollinated. Pastel mix in lilac, raspberry and rose with dark bees. 6'. read more
Delphinium
Black Knight Pacific Giant
5054 Delphinium x cultorum
Intense dark purple with black bees. Stately and breathtaking. Magnificent dense racemes make delphinium excellent in the... read more

Gaillardia

Gaillardia
Lorenziana Double Mix
5098 Gaillardia pulchella
Annual. This cultivar of a native flower has been around more than a century under different names, but it's a recent... read more

Godetia

Grace Mix Godetia - Organicnot available yet, check back after late March
5111 Clarkia amoena
(90 days) Annual. Also called Farewell to Spring. Frank Morton, who’s growing a lot of flowers these days, calls this Godetia the... read more

Heliopsis

Heliopsis
Sunburst Heliopsis
5113 Heliopsis scabra Open-pollinated. Bright yellow daisy-like flowers with darker centers; variegated foliage. Up to 4' tall. read more

Hibiscus

Hibiscus
Luna Mix Hibiscus
5120 Hibiscus moscheutos
Open-pollinated. We of the foreshortened northern summers need a bit of the extravagant flounce of an hibiscus to put an... read more

Honesty

Honesty
5132 Lunaria annua Open-pollinated. Coin-shaped seed pods shimmer in winter bouquets. 3' tall. read more

Laceflower

White Finch Laceflower - Organicnot available yet, check back after late March
5157 Orlaya grandiflora
(65-70 days) Annual. Though the bird hails from Australia, with this beauty in your garden, you can add white finches to your... read more

Larkspurs

Larkspur
Blue Cloud Larkspur
5169 Consolida regalis Open-pollinated. Bushy rich blue florets on wispy foliage. Decorative seed pods. 3-4' tall. read more

Lobelia

Crystal Palace Blue Lobelianot available yet, check back after late March
5180 Lobelia erinus Open-pollinated. Stunning deep blue flowers with bronze-green foliage. 4" tall. Great for window boxes, walks and borders; drapes over the edge in a lovely way. read more

Love-In-A-Mist

Love-In-A-Mist
Exotic Nigella
5187 Nigella hispanica Open-pollinated. Decorative golden-brown pods with long fancy tendrils. Doubles as a cutflower. 16" stems. read more

Marigold - African

Vanillasold out, substitute 5220.
5219 Tagetes erecta Open-pollinated. Large 3-4" double blooms. Outstanding creamy, off-white color. 18" tall. read more

Marigold - French

Bambinosold out, crop failure
5222 Tagetes patula Open-pollinated. Single-petaled flowers set early, bloom strong until frost. Variegated petals of dark and light orange. 8" tall. read more
Court Jesternot available yet, check back after late March
5226 Tagetes patula (100 days) Open-pollinated. Small single striped flowers with bright stripes of burgundy and yellow. Good for bouquets. 20" tall. read more
Sparky Mixnot available yet, check back after late March
5235 Tagetes patula Open-pollinated. Mix of yellow, gold, orange and red. Double flowers are 2-2½" wide. Compact 10-12" plants. read more
Sparky Mix - Organicsold out, substitute 5235.
5236 Tagetes patula
Combines yellow, gold, orange and red blooms on free-flowering compact 10–12" plants. Double flowers are 2–2½" wide with smoother... read more

Mignonette

Mignonette
5255 Reseda odorata Open-pollinated. Insignificant yellow-green blossoms grown for their enticing raspberry scent. Once common in Paris. Compact plants. read more

Pansies

Pansy
Brush Strokes
5305 Viola cornuta Open-pollinated. Large fragrant flowers in purple, pink, yellow and light blue striped with white and yellow strokes. Dwarf 6" plants. read more
Pansy
Frizzle Sizzle
5308 Viola x wittrockiana
The cancan dancers of the flower world, with their ruffled petticoats in a splendid panoply of colors, are making their... read more

Persian Catmint

Persian Catmint
4937 Nepeta mussinii Open-pollinated. Soft grey-green leaves with clusters of bluish-lavender tubular flowers. 1' tall. read more

Petunias

Petunia
Daddy Mix
5321 Petunia x hybrida F-1 hybrid. Showy 4" ruffled blooms in shades of light blue, orchid, peppermint, pink, plum and strawberry with darker veins. 12-15" tall. read more
Petunia
Easy Blue Wave
5323 Petunia x hybrida F-1 hybrid. Bluish-purple flowers. Wave Series petunias are excellent for landscaping and show extreme drought tolerance. read more

Poppies

Poppy
Black Peony
5353 Papaver Open-pollinated. Unusual fully double ruffled flower of the deepest purple, almost black. Strong tall stems. 2'. read more
Poppy
Danish Flag
5359 Papaver Open-pollinated. White spots on petals form a cross reminiscent of the Danish flag. Attractive large seedheads ideal for drying. 27" stems. read more
Elka - Organicsold out
5350 Papaver Open-pollinated. Double-purpose poppy produces white lavender single blossoms and large seed heads. White seeds have sweet, nutlike taste. 4'. read more
Jelly Beanssold out
5381 Eschscholzia californica Open-pollinated. Bright irresistible colors include bubblegum pink, white, orange, raspberry red, pale orange. Feathery silver-blue foliage. 8-12" tall. read more
Poppy
Scarlet Peony - Organic
5378 Papaver Open-pollinated. Large 5" bright scarlet blooms are fully double and tightly packed with silky fringed petals. Very floriferous. 2-3' tall. read more
Poppy
Shirley Double Choice Mix
5379 Papaver Open-pollinated. Elegant semi-double blooms all summer in shades of pink, rose, salmon, scarlet and white. 2½' tall. read more

Red Hot Poker

Red Hot Poker
Flamenco Red Hot Poker
5343 Kniphofia uvaria Open-pollinated. A riot of yellow, orange and fiery red tubular flowers. Blooms July-September. An unusual accent in arrangements. read more

Rudbeckias

Rudbeckia
Goldilocks
5397 Rudbeckia hirta (86 days) Open-pollinated. Bright 4" golden-orange blooms with deep-set brown eyes. Long strong stems set on 24-30" plants make this an outstanding cutflower. read more

Salvias

Seascapesold out, dropped by supplier
5417 Salvia farinacea F-1 hybrid. Stunning mix of blues and silver. Early flowering blossoms on compact branching 13" plants. Tolerant of poor soil and some drought. read more

Statice

Statice
QIS White
5453 Limonium sinuatum Open-pollinated. Double white flowers with no yellowing or browning. A classic. Especially suited for dried arrangements, also good in fresh.2½' tall. read more

Stock

Stock
Vintage Mix
5475 Matthiola incana Open-pollinated. Fragrant mix of pink, lavender, red, rose, peach, yellow, copper and white bred for larger flowers and early bloom. Sturdy, well-branched. 15-20". read more

Sunflowers

Evening Sun - Organicnot available yet, check back after early April
5501 Helianthus annuus
(60-80 days) Who knew that pandemic panic would wipe a sunflower off the retail shelves? But that’s exactly what happened to... read more
Sunflower
Fantasia
5503 Helianthus annuus F-1 hybrid. A formula blend with colors ranging from white to darkest red, with double and semi-double flowers. 4-5' stalks bearing 4-8" pollen-free flowers. read more
Sunflower
Schnittgold
5536 Helianthus annuus Open-pollinated. Handsome single-headed 5' sunflower. Double ring surrounded by deep yellow petals makes a striking display. 8-10" blooms. A superb cutflower. read more
Selma Suns Mix - Organicnot available yet, check back after late March
5539 Helianthus annuus Open-pollinated. Mix of fragrant polyheading 6" blooms with pointed petals and small dark center disks. Yellows, golds, maroons and reds. 6-7' tall. read more
Sunflower
Sunflower Sampler
5599 Helianthus annuus Open-pollinated. Our third-best seller among flowers. This mix of a half dozen varieties creates a lovely display. No dwarfs or mammoths. read more
Sunflower
Vanilla Ice
5555 Helianthus debilis Open-pollinated. Pale yellow petals are nearly white and contrast well with the rich dark center disk. Polyheaded with 5' stalks, 3-4" blossoms. read more

Sweet Annie

Sweet Annie - Organic
5603 Artemisia annua (120 days) The scent of the Common Ground Fair. Light green leaves valued for wreaths, flower crowns and other dried arrangements. Grows up to 5'. read more

Verbenas

Verbena
Purple Top Verbena
5661 Verbena bonariensis (90 days) Open-pollinated. Proud strong 3”4' stems topped with vibrant purple flowers that bloom from July to October. Ideal cutflower. Extremely drought-resistant. read more

Wheat

Wheat
Utrecht Blue Spring Wheat - Organic
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

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

Small Gourds

Small Gourd
Autumn Wings
1957 Cucurbita pepo var. ovifera (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 Cucurbita pepo var. ovifera (95 days) Open-pollinated. Warted assorted flats, rounds, short pears and spoons in a variety of colors and patterns. read more
Small Gourd
Tennessee Dancing Gourd
1908 Cucurbita pepo var. ovifera (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

Amaranth

Amaranth
Opopeo Amaranth - Organic
4300 Amaranthus hybridus (65 days to flower, 125 days to seed) 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

Rice

Rice
Akamuro
4310 Oryza sativa (105 days from transplant) 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

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

Greens

Arugula

Arugula
3022 Eruca sativa (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 Eruca sativa (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
Ice-Bred - Organic
3021 Eruca sativa (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

Chard

Chard
Bali
3035 Beta vulgaris
(55 days for bunching, 35-40 days baby leaf) Open-pollinated. Bali chard is a spectrum leap from traditional rhubarb chard even at... read more
Chard
Bright Lights
3036 Beta vulgaris (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

Chicory

Chicory
Italiko Rosso
3047 Cichorium intybus (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 Cichorium intybus (80 days) Open-pollinated. Heirloom. 1' tall large tight chicory with light green leaves. Very mild flavor. Stores well. read more

Endive

Endive
Très Fine Maraîchère Olesh - Organic
3063 Cichorium endivia (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
Mesclun
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

Perennial Greens

Perennial Green
Caucasian Mountain Spinach - ECO
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
Perennial Green
Good King Henry - ECO
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
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

Radicchio

Radicchio
Indigo
3188 Cichorium intybus (69 days) F-1 hybrid. Sweet red radicchio with consistently large tight heads. Rich red interior leaves. read more
Radicchio
Palla di Fuoco Rossa
3190 Cichorium intybus (85 days) Open-pollinated. Uniform round Chioggia-type with deep burgundy red heads. read more

Specialty Greens

Specialty Green
Claytonia
3050 Montia perfoliata (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
Large-Leaf Round Mâche
3114 Valerianella locusta (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 Tetragonia tetragonioides (52 days) Open-pollinated. New Zealand native plant. Spinach-like green stands well in the heat of summer. read more
Wrinkled Crinkled Crumpled Cress - Organicnot available yet, check back after late March
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

Herbs

Chervil

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

Echinacea

Echinacea
Purple Coneflower - Organic
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

Oregano

Oregano
Zaatar Oregano - Organic
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

Kale and Collards

Kale and Collard
Kale Mix
3469 Brassica spp. (60-65 days) Try the whole gamut of kales. Green shades, or tinged red, or with red or white veins, in a variety of leaf shapes: frilly, smooth or savoyed. read more

Collards

Cascade Glaze - ECOsold out, substitute 3444.
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. Flo