We are excited to bring you these new seeds.

Some are exclusive with us;

all are worth trying

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Albizia, Mimosa, Silk Tree

Called "Tree of Happiness"because the bark is reputed to be anti-depressant.These are beautiful shade trees that fix nitrogen to enrich the soil.Spectacular ...
Gwh 7530 esawheat a moro

Ancient "Stone Age" Strain of Einkorn

We have been growing this ancient wheat for years in our research garden. This rare, high-protein wheat (18.3% in our test) has two seed rows to each seed he...
  • Square foot coverage: 4
  • Days to maturity: 112-140
  • Germination days: 3-7

Astragalus, Huang-qi

King of the tonic herbsrenowned for building the immune system.Now used as a daily supplement to prevent Lyme disease.  Powder the roots in a coffee grinder...

Banatka Wheat

Very Hardy European LandraceThis gene pool comes from very old and extremely high-quality Eastern European wheat strains-- one known for its flavor and one f...
  • Square foot coverage: 20
  • When to plant: Fall - early october
  • Spacing: 8"

Christmas Watermelon

A rare treatA watermelon meant to keepWe have been wanting to bring you this melon for years, and it is finally here! A watermelon meant to keep for  over a ...
  • Planting depth: 1/2"-1"
  • Spacing: 12-24"
  • When to plant: After last frost

Dakota Sisters Melon, Organic

Short-season but sweet--great texture and flavor for organic growers in difficult climates.A delightfully flavorful, sweet, and aromatic short-season melon...
  • Planting depth: 1/2"
  • Days to maturity: 80
  • Germination days: 7-10
Kale+dazzling blue

Dazzling Blue Kale

Purple Dinosaur Kale--Beloved Lacinato flavor and texture in a new color.From organic farmer Hank Keogh comes this tasty and colorful variation a favorite It...
  • Planting depth: 1-4-1/2
  • Seeds per packet: 85
  • Days to maturity: 50-60

Duborskian Upland Rice

Non-paddy Rice120 days from transplant. A Russian variety, hardy and well-adapted to dry-land production. Sturdy plants resist lodging, grow to 20"-24" produ...
  • Height: 20" to 24"
  • Spacing: 9"
  • Days to maturity: 120

Empress Tree

Fast-growing tree for shade, fodder, compost, and wood.Can survive wildfire because the plant can regenerate new, fast-growing stems from the roots. It is to...
  • Planting depth: Surface
  • Seeds per packet: 100
  • When to plant: Spring
Lunaria biennis

Honesty, Moneyplant

Early Spring FlowersClassic bright lavender early spring flowers. The heart-shaped leaves are edible, and so are the flowers, which arein large clusters. Mos...
  • When to plant: Early spring/ late summer
  • Height: 24" to 36"
  • Spacing: 12" to 24"


Great For Summer ShadeHumulus lupulusP/Zones 3-8/Ht 25'/Spacing 12"We have had requests from brewers, herbalists and from gardeners who want a fast-growi...

Koshihikari Paddy Rice

Rice for Paddies160 days. A premium Japanese short-grain rice that has outstanding aroma, flavor and texture. Sweet and delicious. An early-maturing, semi-dw...
  • Days to maturity: 160
  • Spacing: 6" to 8"
  • Seed code: N


Hard To Find Addition To Your GardenLobelia inflataAnnual/ Ht 2'/ Spacing 8"Native to the eastern US and used extensively by both Native groups and settlers ...
  • Height: 2'
  • Spacing: 8"
  • Seeds per packet: 300

Magenta Chard

Bright, unusual, and tastyWe are happy to offer this locally-grown chard. The bright magenta/purple midribs are exceptionally wide, colorful, and meaty. Grea...

Matador Spinach

Smooth, flat leaves for baby spinach, salads,  or full-size cooking greens. Preferred by many for their ease of cleaning, flat-leaved varieties are usually h...
  • Days to maturity: 70
  • Germination days: 7-14
  • Seeds per packet: 100

Newburg Onion

Impressive quality--long-keeping storage onion with great yield and flavorbred for organic growing by Dr. Alan Kapular, this is an open-pollinated onion with...
  • Days to maturity: 100
  • Seeds per packet: 150
  • Seed code: N

Orange King Tomato

Early. A large, early deep-orange slicer weighing up to ¾ pound. Main-crop variety for the north and short-season areas. Sets well in high or low temperature...
  • Days to maturity: 55-68
  • Spacing: 21
  • When to plant: Early summer
Peas patio pride

Patio Pride Snap Pea

AAS winner for 2017 Ready to munch in only 40 days!This new snap pea produces sweet juicy pods you love to munch right in the garden. Little 12" vines are pe...
  • Spacing: 3"
  • Days to maturity: 40
  • Planting depth: 1/2"

Pellegrini Pole Bean

Family heirloom from Italyrenowned for its unequaled flavor.A true heirloom, passed from gardener to gardener for generations because of its fabulous flavor....

Quan Yin Lettuce

Big juicy-crisp headswith great flavor all summer. OSSI-pledged variety, bred by Don Tipping. Since we ran out of this lettuce in 2014, customers have been c...
  • Spacing: 9"
  • Planting depth: 1/4"
  • Days to maturity: 55

Radicchio, Early Treviso, organic

Italian heirloomdelicious in winter salads and cooked dishes.The color alone is worth including in your garden, but we love it for its crisp texture and bitt...

Shasta Daisy

All Summer BloomsLots or flowers, blooming pretty much all summer. Makes an evergreen ground-cover that needs little care. Excellent to prevent winter erosio...
  • Height: 24" to 36"
  • Spacing: 12" to 24"
  • Seeds per packet: 60

Silver Slicer Cucumber

Fantastic fresh-eating cucumber with white skin, and very sweet, mild, crisp flesh. Gaining a following who insist it is the best-tasting cuke of all. It is ...
  • Days to maturity: 58-68
  • When to plant: After last frost, or 3 weeks earlier indoors
  • Seeds per packet: 25

Sleeping Lady Tomato

Heirloom flavor on a patio-size plant Bears heavily until frost.Strong plant only 3 ft tall.  Dwarf tomatoes are a traditional but little-known form of tomat...
  • When to plant: indoors, 2 months before last frost
  • Planting depth: 1/4"
  • Days to maturity: 70

Stella Blue Kubocha Squash

Rich, sweet, very dry flesh--a Hokkaido type winter squash. This was a huge hit in our taste test. Productive, too. Slate-blue, like Sweetmeat but with a...

Superb Mix Dianthus

Strong Fragrance80 days. Flowers like multicolored snowflakes, with intricate lacy edging and a strong jasmine perfume. Vibrant colors of deep red, white, ma...
  • Spacing: 16"
  • Height: 12" to 24"
  • Days to maturity: 80


One of the oldest known vegetables--and possibly the most nutritious of all. Fast-growing in either water or damp soil. If you do not live in a damp climate,...
  • Spacing: 6"
  • Days to maturity: 37-50
  • Planting depth: Shallow