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Photo unavailable PEPPER, HOT 'Serrano Tampiqueno'
Organic Pepper

A variety from Guanajuato, Mexico. Heat-lovers, here's another Mexican favorite used in a variety of dishes. Excellent for drying, pickling, salsas, sauces, stews and much more. Large 2-3' plants produce plentiful smooth, club-shaped, 1 1/2-2" long fruits with medium-thick walls. Best used fresh, the fruits mature from green to red. Heat scale is about 3,000 Scovilles. Harvest about 85 days after transplant.

Photo unavailable PUMPKIN 'Baby Pam'
Organic Miniature Pumpkin

Commercial standard for pie pumpkins. Stringless, sugary flesh cooks down to a smooth, superior pie filling. Vigorous 10 to 12' vines produce large yields of small 2 to 4 lb. fruit that measure 5 to 5-1/2" in diameter. Each vine will produce 4 to 5 pumpkins. The dark orange pumpkins are smooth, tough-skinned & uniform. Handles are long & well-rooted. Perfect for painting or decoration. Plant in full sun. (Maturity: 100 days) (Cucurbita pepo 'Baby Pam')

Photo unavailable PUMPKIN 'Long Island Cheese'
Organic Heirloom Pumpkin

Old heirloom variety, has smooth, tan skin w/med. ribs & a flattened shape, resembles a wheel of cheese. The dp orng flesh is mod. sweet & great for pies or soups. Sometimes called a Cinderella pumpkin, related to butternut squash. Use as you would butternut squash. Easy to grow, cold-tolerant & a long keeper. Avg. 6-10 lb. Yield is 2-3 pumpkins per plant. Full sun. (Maturity: 105 days) (Cucurbita moschata 'Long Island Cheese')

Photo unavailable PUMPKIN 'Musque de Provence'
Organic Heirloom Pumpkin

Beautiful heirloom from the south of France w/large flattened fruits that are heavily ribbed. Green when immature, turning lovely dp-orng brown when fully ripe. The dp orng flesh is a particular favorite of chefs for its fine moderately sweet & nutty flavor. In France, wedges are sold in supermarkets & farmers' markets for cooking. Decorative. Ht: 24-30". Avg. up to 20 lb. Yield is 2 pumpkins per plant. Full sun. (Maturity: 100-110 days)

Photo unavailable ROSEMARY officinalis 'Arp'
Organic Arp Rosemary

Evergreen shrub: Tolerates drought, coast, deer, fire, clay & gophers. Named after a small town in Texas, this variety is more cold hardy than most or perhaps the hardiest. Stiff, upright habit. Culinary use-fresh or dried as a seasoning. Great flavor. Ornamental use-hedges, borders, standards & topiary. Attracts bees. Blooms: spring-summer. Bloom color: pale blue. Size: 3-4' x 3-4'. Exposure: sun. Water: mod./dry. USDA Z6.

Photo unavailable ROSEMARY officinalis 'Barbecue'
Organic Barbecue Rosemary

Evergreen shrub: Bred for the bbq! Has tall, straight stems that can be stripped & used as skewers on the grill! Tolerates drought, coast, deer, fire, clay & gophers. Good for containers & beds. Uses: culinary & ornamental. Fragrant foliage. Blooms: spring-summer. Color: lavender blue. Height: 4 ft. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z6. (syn. 'Barbeque')

Photo unavailable ROSEMARY officinalis 'Upright'
Organic Upright Rosemary

Evergreen shrub: Tolerates drought, coast, deer, fire, clay & gophers. Upright form; leaves are a mainstay for cooking & as garnish, & wonderful to grow in containers or beds. Uses: culinary & ornamental. Fragrant foliage. Blooms: spring-summer. Bloom color: lavender blue. Height: 36”. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z6. (Rosmarinus officinalis 'Upright')

SAGE 'Common', Organic Sage SAGE 'Common'
Organic Sage

Grayish colored lvs can be used fresh or dried in soups, meat and bean dishes, gravies & stuffing. Ornamental branches of lvs are also common in floral wreaths. Can be planted all summer long. Perennial shrub: Tolerant of drought, deer & gophers. Nice border & container plant. Culinary uses: fresh or dried. Attracts butterflies & hummingbirds. Blms: mostly violet, can be wht or pk. Ht: 2-3’. Water: dry. USDA Z5. (Maturity: 70 days)

Photo unavailable SORREL 'Red Veined'
Organic Sorrel

Hardy Perennial that can be grown as an annual. Bright green leaves with contrasting dark maroon stems and veins add color and taste to salads. The leaves have an intense lemony flavor. Best when harvested young. Other uses include: soups, sauces & of course fish, but use sparingly because of the intense flavor. Exp.: sun/pt shade. Water: moist. (Rumex spp.)

Photo unavailable SPINACH 'Bloomsdale'
Organic Heirloom Spinach

Heirloom – This is a long loved old-time favorite that was introduced by D. Landreth Seed Company in 1826. It is one of the more outstanding open-pollinated varieties available. The leaves are savoyed, long and narrow with glossy, dark green color on a vigorous, upright plant. It has excellent heirloom flavor & tender leaves. Well adapted for late spring or summer plantings, slow to bolt. (Maturity: 42 days)

Photo unavailable SPINACH 'Corvair' F1 hybrid
Organic Spinach

Very attractive smooth leaf spinach w/very dk green, oval shaped lvs. Lvs are held upright for ease in harvesting. Fast-growing, tender & mild-tasting-great for salads or smoothies. Slow bolting. High yield potential. Very adaptable variety that is suitable for spring, summer, or fall productions. Resistant to downy mildew. 8-12" x 10-12". Sun to pt shade. (Maturity: 15 days (baby) or 40 days (full size)) (Spinacia oleracea ‘Corvair’)

Photo unavailable SPINACH 'Shelby'
Organic Spinach

Large, oval shaped, leaves that are medium green in color. This babyleaf spinach comes with an excellent disease resistance package and offers consistency and uniformity in those times of the season with variable temperatures. (Maturity: 40 days) (Spinacia oleracea ‘Shelby’)

Photo unavailable SPINACH 'Viroflay' (aka 'Monstrueux de Viroflay')
Organic Heirloom Spinach

Heirloom-Good spring or fall variety. The giant, smooth, med. grn lvs are low in acid, tender & succulent. It is a vigorous producer for high yields of baby leaf or full size lvs that are 10" long & 8" wide. It has a great flavor! It is recommended for fall crops and for overwintering under mulch. Snip the largest leaves with scissors so not to disturb the crown and it will produce for a long time. Sun to part shade. (Maturity: 50 days)

Photo unavailable SQUASH, SUMMER 'Black Beauty' Zucchini
Organic Heirloom Zucchini

Heirloom-Bush type, that produces high yields of straight, dk green zucchini squash. Outer surface is very smooth & glossy w/creamy white flesh. Best when harvested when squash is 8” long. This is a prolific grower & will keep you well supplied all season long. Fruits are delicious when sliced & served fresh, fried, steamed or simmered. Great choice for small gardens. Freezes well. Sun to part shade. (Maturity: 60 days)

Photo unavailable SQUASH, SUMMER 'Costata Romanesco'
Organic Heirloom Zucchini

Heirloom-This Italian zucchini wins every taste test based on its unique, slightly nutty flavor & exceptional texture. Tender gray-green skin & prominent ribbing also give this Italian variety a distinctive appearance. Great picked at 6” or smaller w/the flower still attached and fried whole. Big, large-leafed bush w/only about half the yield of hybrids, but much better tasting; nutty, & delicious raw or cooked. (Maturity: 54 days)

Photo unavailable SQUASH, SUMMER 'Ronde De Nice' Zucchini
Organic Heirloom Zucchini

Heirloom-These tasty little round zucchinis have been favorites for generations in French farmers' markets. Harvest these as babies, when just several inches in diameter (about the size of a golf ball), or grow them up to 3-4 inches. It has a mild, nutty flavor. The flesh is so tender that the fruits are prone to bruising, which is why it's not in stores–but is perfect for the home garden! Exposure: full sun. (Maturity: 45-60 days) Z3.

Photo unavailable SQUASH, SUMMER 'Sunburst' F1 ('Patty Pan')
Organic Summer Squash

Summer scallop squash w/bright, dp ylw skin w/good eating quality. Good yielder of tender, rounded squash w/a scallop. Delicious as it is colorful & it’s the earliest and most productive of the yellow scallopini! Can be picked tiny, w/the blossom still attached or up to 6-8” across without losing its tender, buttery flavor. Vigorous plant. Plant in sun. All-America Selections winner in 1985. (Maturity: 52 days) (Cucurbita pepo ‘Sunburst’)

Photo unavailable SQUASH, WINTER 'Delicata'
Organic Heirloom Winter Squash

Heirloom-Has a high sugar content & an incredibly delicate, sweet flavor. Also known as sweet potato squash or peanut squash because of its shape. It has superbly delicate flesh. The fruits are 1-1.5 lbs each & 7-10” long w/green stripes & dots on lightly colored skin. The skin is so delicate it can be eaten w/skin on. Non-bitter & non-hard shelled fruit. Very productive & stores well. Enjoy steamed or baked. (Maturity: 95 days)

Photo unavailable SQUASH, WINTER 'Spaghetti'
Organic Winter Squash

Fork out the squash pasta! When raw, the flesh is solid & similar to other raw squash. When cooked, the flesh falls away from the fruit in ribbons or strands like spaghetti. It makes a fun treat for the family w/kid friendly vegetable appeal. The oblong, medium-sized lt. ylw fruits have very sweet flesh. This can be baked, boiled or steamed. Fork out the “spaghetti” and top w/your favorite sauce. Plant in sun. (Maturity: 90 days)

Photo unavailable SQUASH, WINTER 'Table Queen'
Organic Heirloom Acorn Squash

Heirloom–sets the standard for Acorn squash & it started the rage for small individual fall squashes. This is an open pollinated & highly popular variety that bears 1.5-3 lbs fruits. Vines are 3-4’ in length. Very vigorous & prolific. Can withstand poor soil conditions & keeps very well. Flesh is a thick, pale orange w/excellent flavor. Excellent for baking. Sun. (Maturity: 92 days) (Cucurbita pepo ‘Table Queen’ aka ‘Des Moines’, ‘Danish’)

Photo unavailable SQUASH, WINTER 'Waltham Butternut'
Organic Heirloom Winter Squash

Heirloom-1970 AAS winner, years of patient refinement & selection by Bob Young of Waltham, Massachusetts. The most widely-grown butternut variety. Prized for its straight necks, rich dry ylw-orng flesh, nutty flavor & high-yielding vines. Uniform 4-5 lbs fruits have smooth, tan skin, easily peeled w/a potato peeler. If cured well & stored properly, Waltham will keep well into winter. Great flavor! Sun. (Maturity: 105 days)

SUNFLOWER 'Mammoth', Organic Heirloom Sunflower SUNFLOWER 'Mammoth'
Organic Heirloom Sunflower

An amazing giant heirloom sunflower with enormous blooms, up to 1 ft. across. Large yellow flowers with brown centers top plants 9-12 ft. tall & yield heavy loads of seeds. Fast and easy to grow, great for creating a sunforest for kids, a tall hedge or screen. Edible seeds attract birds and make great snacks. Days to maturity: 80.

SUNFLOWER Autumn Beauty, Organic Heirloom Sunflower SUNFLOWER Autumn Beauty
Organic Heirloom Sunflower

Something for everyone in this mix. Explosions of vibrant 4-6" flowers ranging from yellow, bronze, and red shades with lots of bicolors, averaging 7' tall. Good bird food selection. Days to maturity:90-100 days. (Helianthus annuus)

Photo unavailable SWISS CHARD 'Bright Lights'
Organic Swiss Chard

1998 All-America Selections Winner. Has stems of many colors including gold, pink, orange, purple, red, & white w/bright & pastel variations. The 18-22” lvs are grn or bronze & lightly savoyed. The taste is milder than ordinary chard, w/each color having a slightly different flavor. In the young stage, the lvs may be used like spinach. Great for salads. Plant in full sun, but will tolerate some shade. (Maturity: 28 baby, 55 bunching)

Photo unavailable TARRAGON, FRENCH (ARTEMISIA dracunculus var. sativa)
Organic Tarragon

Organic Perennial Herb: Deciduous. Drought tolerant. Deer resistant. Excellent culinary use to flavor in vinegars, dressings, herb spreads & fish dishes-Strong flavor. Good border and container plant. Spreads by rhizomes. Goes dormant in winter. Size: 2-3' x 2'. Bloom color: greenish white. Exposure: sun. Water: moderate/dry. USDA Z3.

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