(Pisum sativum) Heirloom dating back to 1891. Also known as "Telephone'. Climbing type to 2m. Highly productive producing abundant, dark-green, ve
(Amaranthus gangeticus) Heirloom. Broad, vivid red, dented leaves. Used to add intense colour to salads, or used like spinach, in soups, or as stir-
(Daucas carota) Heirloom. Orange, blunt-ended, cylindrical roots 13-15cm in length. Resistant to splitting & cracking. 70-80 days.
(Vicia faba) Heirloom dating back to 1844 & also known as 'Leviathan Long Pod'. Long pods to 25-40cm & up to 5cm wide with nutty flavour. Short pla
(Momordica charantia) Also known as 'Bitter Melon', 'Karalla' & 'Balsam Pear'. Pale green, heavily warted fruits with tapered ends & crisp, tender t
(Phaseolus vulgaris) Heirloom first introduced in 1897 by Peter Henderson & Co. Long, slender, slightly curved green beans 12-15cm long with shiny,
(Phaseolus vulgaris) Heirloom dating back to 1885, developed in the Blue Lake area around Urich, California. Straight, stringless, bright dark-green
(Arctium lappa) Heirloom. Biennial. Edible roots 30-60cm long; stalks also eaten. Delicious flavour. Use like carrots; fresh in salads, stir-fry,
(Apium graveolens var. rapaceum) Bulb has white flesh which discolours less than other varieties when cooked. Bulb, stems & leaves used. Will grow
(Phaseolus nanus) Butter Bean. Vigorous, heavy producer, bright yellow, straight, flat pods to 18cm, black seed when mature. Stringless at all stag
(Vicia faba) Compact bush to 1m tall. Heavy producer with pods to 20cm. 80-90 days. 55 seeds
(Allium ampeloprasum) Medium stems with dark green leaves. Early to mature. High yields. 110 days.
(Cynara scolymus) Heirloom dating back to 1859. Perennial. Silver-green plant, 90-180cm tall. Produces edible flower buds (artichokes) in 1.5 year
(Phaseolus nanus) Also known as 'Gourmet Delight'. Green, round, stringless bean to 15cm in length. Produces over a long period. Disease resistant
(Phaseolus vulgaris) Heirloom dating back to 1864; originally known as 'Old Homestead' but later renamed 'Kentucky Wonder' due to its size which was
(Pisum sativum) Dwarf type; bush 60-75cm high. Matures quickly. Suited to cold areas, hardy bush, disease resistant. Pick when pods have filled ou
***NOT TO TAS*** (Pisum sativum var. macrocarpon) Heirloom dating back prior to 1906 in North America. Climbing type to 2-3m. Stringless pods,
***NOT TO TAS*** (Pisum sativum) Bush type to 70cm with smooth flat pods. Used raw, in salads, or cooked. Resistant to disease and bears heavil
(Pisum sativum) Large, sweet, flat pods to 13cm long & almost 3cm across on plant to 1m high. Early variety producing over a long season. Produces w
(Cynara scolymus) Heirloom. Perennial. Similar to Green Globe with purplish-green heads. 30 seeds
(Phaseolus vulgaris) Heirloom, also known as 'Blue Coco'. Straight, flat, bright purple bean to 18cm, heavy bearing, producing over many weeks; chan
(Allium fistulosum) Attractive, bright red stems & dark green tops to 70cm high with mild, sweet flavour. Forms no bulb. Use in salads or cooked. Es
(Lens culinaris) Heirloom. Annual. Small, broad, flat pods containing 1-2 edible seeds produced on bush to 60cm high. Hardy - will tolerate poor
(Phaseolus nanus) Purple, round, stringless pods with white seeds, 12-15cm in length with firm texture and excellent flavour. Resistant to common be
(Phaseolus coccineus) Perennial - Scarlet Runner type also known as 'Seven Year Bean'. Vigorous vine with scarlet coloured flowers; produces numerou
***NOT TO TAS*** (Pisum sativum) Sweet, edible, stringless green pods to 75mm, bushy type, prolific bearer, bears early. Pick when pods have fil
(Phaseolus nanus) Prolific cropping; flat pods 18-20cm. Popular garden variety. Stringless when picked early.
***NOT TO TAS*** (Pisum sativum) Climbing type 1.5-2.0m producing large, flat pods with khaki-green seeds. Grown for both pods & peas which have
(Brassica juncea) Thick, dark green, heavily crumpled, oval leaves. Similar in appearance to Tatsoi, but with more crumpled leaves. Quick to grow.
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