VEGETABLES


1500 YEAR OLD CAVE BEAN (LSP)

1500 YEAR OLD CAVE BEAN (LSP)

(Phaseolus vulgaris) Heirloom reputed to have originally been found in a cave in New Mexico in a clay pot sealed with pitch. The bean was then carbo

$4.20

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AFRICAN HORNED

AFRICAN HORNED

(Cucumis metuliferus) Heirloom. Also known as Jelly Melon. Medium sized, spiny, greeny orange fruit with flesh on inside similar to crystal apple v

$3.60

ALDERMAN

ALDERMAN

(Pisum sativum) Heirloom dating back to 1891. Also known as "Telephone'. Climbing type to 2m. Highly productive producing abundant, dark-green, ve

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AMARANTH - MEKONG RED

AMARANTH - MEKONG RED

(Amaranthus gangeticus) Heirloom. Broad, vivid red, dented leaves. Used to add intense colour to salads, or used like spinach, in soups, or as stir-

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AMERICAN CURLED

AMERICAN CURLED

(Spinacia oleracea) Heirloom. Heavily crinkled, dark green leaves. Slow to bolt; tolerates dry, hot weather. Hardy. Attractive variety. 40-60 da

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AMERICAN FLAG

AMERICAN FLAG

(Allium ampeloprasum) Heirloom originating from America. Long thin stems with dark green leaves. Winter hardy. Resistant to disease. Used in sala

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AMERICAN PURPLE TOP

AMERICAN PURPLE TOP

(Brassica napus) Introduced around 1915. Round, globed root to 15cm across with light yellow skin, purple top & fine-grained yellow flesh. Used cooke

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AMERICAN WONDER

AMERICAN WONDER

***NOT TO TAS*** (Pisum sativum) English heirloom dating back to 1876; also known as 'Little Marvel', or 'Early Dwarf'. One of the earliest maturi

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AMISH

AMISH

(Cucumis melo) Heirloom from the Amish community. Oval fruit 20cm across with sweet, orange flesh & thick rind. Tolerates wide range of conditions.

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AMISH BUTTER

AMISH BUTTER

***NOT TO TAS*** (Zea mays) Also known as 'Pennsylvania Dutch Butter'. Pennsylvanian Dutch heirloom dating back prior to 1885 . Creamy, buttery ye

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AMISH DEER TONGUE

AMISH DEER TONGUE

(Lactuca sativa) Amish heirloom dating back to 1740. Thick, compact plant with sharp, triangular green leaves with straight edges & thin mid-rib. T

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AMISH PASTE

AMISH PASTE

(Lycopersicon esculentum) Amish heirloom from Wisconsin; originally from Lancaster & dating back to 1880. Acorn shaped, deep red fruit 4-6cm wide & up

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AMSTERDAM FORCING

AMSTERDAM FORCING

(Daucas carota) Heirloom. Orange, blunt-ended, cylindrical roots 13-15cm in length. Resistant to splitting & cracking. 70-80 days. 1100 seeds

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ANASAZI (LSP)

ANASAZI (LSP)

***NOT TO NT*** (Zea mays) Ancient American Indian variety meaning 'Ancient One'. Medium sized cobs displaying multi-coloured kernels in varying sh

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ANNA SWARTZ HUBBARD

ANNA SWARTZ HUBBARD

(Cucurbita maxima) Family heirloom handed to Anna Swartz in the 1950's. Small to medium, dark blue-green, mottled skinned fruit to 2-4kg, with very

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APPLE-O-DAY

APPLE-O-DAY

(Cucumis sativuis) Round to oval, pale green, apple type fruit. Best harvested when young for most tender fruit & fresh eating, otherwise larger fru

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AQUA DULCE

AQUA DULCE

(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

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ARGENTATA

ARGENTATA

(Beta vulgaris) Old Italian heirloom; also known as 'Italian Silver Rib'. Excellent flavour. Attractive, vigorous plant with wide, white stems & cr

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ARGENTEUIL

ARGENTEUIL

(Asparagus officinalis) French heirloom. Large, purple-tipped, creamy white, very thick (up to 2cm across) spears with mild, sweet flavour. Appear

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ARKANSAS TRAVELLER

ARKANSAS TRAVELLER

(Lycopersicon esculentum) Heirloom developed at the University of Arkansas prior to 1900. Rose coloured, smooth skinned fruit with juicy, mild flavou

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ARMENIAN

ARMENIAN

(Cucumis melo) Heirloom. Also known as 'Yard Long Cucumber'. Light-green, ribbed, cylindrical fruit 20-60cm. Thin, soft skin, so no need for peeli

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AUNT MOLLY'S FAVOURITE (Popcorn)

AUNT MOLLY'S FAVOURITE (Popcorn)

***NOT TO WA, NT*** (Zea mays) Golden yellow, rounded kernels produced on large bush with numerous small to medium sized cobs. Pops to a brilliant

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AUNT RUBY'S GERMAN GREEN

AUNT RUBY'S GERMAN GREEN

(Lycopersicon esculentum) German heirloom originating with Ruby Arnold of Tennessee. Large, brilliant green, beefsteak type fruit weighing up to 500

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AUSTRALIAN BROWN

AUSTRALIAN BROWN

(Allium cepa) Heirloom first introduced in 1897 by W. Atlee Burpee after obtaining the seed from C.C. Morse & Co. (later Ferry Morse Seed Co.) Mediu

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AUSTRALIAN BUTTER (Bean) (LSP)

AUSTRALIAN BUTTER (Bean) (LSP)

(Phaseolus vulgaris) Rare variety. Long, slender, rounded, golden yellow pods with deep purple seeds. Succulent beans with the unusual buttery flav

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AUSTRALIAN BUTTER (Pumpkin) (LSP)

AUSTRALIAN BUTTER (Pumpkin) (LSP)

(Cucurbita maxima) Australian heirloom. Large, yellow fruit with thick, dry, orange flesh & small seed cavity. Weighs up to 6kg. Stores well. 90-

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BABY RED PEAR (LSP)

BABY RED PEAR (LSP)

(Lycopersicon esculentum) Small red pear shaped fruit produced on tall, vigorous bush. High yields. 180 seeds

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BALINESE

BALINESE

***NOT TO NT*** (Zea mays) Pale golden yellow kernels produced on heavily foliaged plant to 2m tall. 2-3 cobs per plant. Popular variety - easy to

$3.60

BANANA (Capsicum)

BANANA (Capsicum)

(Capsicum annum) Heirloom. Tapering, yellow to red fruit, 15cm in length. Sweet flavour with no heat. 100 seeds

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BANANA (Rockmelon)

BANANA (Rockmelon)

(Cucumus melo) Heirloom dating back to 1800's. Vine. Long, tapered, smooth, yellow-skinned melon to 45cm long & 10cm across, with delicious, highly

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BARESE

BARESE

(Beta vulgaris) Dwarf variety of silverbeet with glossy, dark green leaves & thick white stem. Harvest individual leaves for use as 'baby spinach',

$3.60

BEAMS YELLOW PEAR

BEAMS YELLOW PEAR

(Lycopersicon esculentum) Heirloom. Bright yellow, , small, pear shaped fruit to 4cm long with meaty, zesty, mild but sweet flavoured flesh. High yie

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BEEFSTEAK

BEEFSTEAK

(Lycopersicon esculentum) Heirloom. Also known as 'Red Ponderosa' or 'Crimson Cushion'. Large, red, flattened, slightly ribbed fruit to 900g with sol

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BEETROOT - HEIRLOOM MIX

BEETROOT - HEIRLOOM MIX

(Beta vulgaris) Mix of heirloom beets of various colours & shapes including Bulls Blood, Burpee's Golden Globe, Chioggia, Crosby's Egyptian Flat, Cyl

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BEIT ALPHA

BEIT ALPHA

(Cucumis sativa) Lebanese type, green cucumber up to 16cm long with excellent, sweet flavour & texture. Commonly harvested when young & small. 60

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BI-COLOUR PEAR

BI-COLOUR PEAR

(Cucurbita pepo) Heirloom. Attractive, small, pear shaped fruit, strikingly green on the bottom & golden yellow on top with smooth skin and extremel

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BIDWELL CASABA

BIDWELL CASABA

(Cucumis melo) Heirloom named after John Bidwell, a well-known Civil War General & US Senator. First introduced in 1869. Extremely large melon up t

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BIRDHOUSE

BIRDHOUSE

(Lagenaria siceraria) Large, pale green, bottle shaped fruits ripening to straw colour. Can be eaten when young like squash, or left to mature & dis

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BITTER MELON (Bitter Long)

BITTER MELON (Bitter Long)

(Momordica charantia) Also known as 'Bitter Melon', 'Karalla' & 'Balsam Pear'. Pale green, heavily warted fruits with tapered ends & crisp, tender t

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BLACK (grown for seed)

BLACK (grown for seed)

(Brassica nigra) Heirloom from the Middle East. Annual. Grown for its seeds which are used to flavour dishes & is also a rich source of oil (approx

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BLACK BEAUTY (Eggplant)

BLACK BEAUTY (Eggplant)

(Solanum melongena) Heirloom dating back to 1875. Large, oval, dark purple fruit on plant 70-80cm high. Produces 8-18 fruit per plant. Excellent f

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BLACK BEAUTY (Zucchini)

BLACK BEAUTY (Zucchini)

(Cucurbita pepo) First introduced to the European market in 1930. Dark green, glossy fruit, 15-20cm in length and up to 5cm diameter. Popular varie

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BLACK BRANDYWINE (LSP)

BLACK BRANDYWINE (LSP)

(Lycopersicon esculentum) American heirloom developed around the 1920's by Dr. Harold E. Martin. Dark purple, beefsteak type fruit with juicy,rich,

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BLACK CHERRY

BLACK CHERRY

(Lycopersicon esculentum) Heirloom. Rare, dark, mahogany coloured fruit resembling large grapes to 3cm across, produced in trusses on tall, vigorous

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BLACK FUTSU (LSP)

BLACK FUTSU (LSP)

(Cucurbita moschata) Rare & unusual Japanese heirloom. Highly attractive, small to medium, flattened round fruit with heavy ribbing. Begins black in

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BLACK KRIM

BLACK KRIM

(Lycopersicon esculentum) Russian heirloom originating from the Island of Krim in the Black Sea. Large, red/purple coloured skin with green shoulders

$3.60

BLACK PEANUT

BLACK PEANUT

(Phaseolus vulgaris) Rare variety. Long, pale green, slender beans with black seeds. Used chopped in salads or cooked. High yields. 25 seeds

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BLACK RUSSIAN

BLACK RUSSIAN

(Lycopersicon esculentum) Russian heirloom. Round, reddish-black coloured with dark purple stripes, medium sized fruit 4-6cm across, with smooth, thi

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BLACK SEEDED SIMPSON

BLACK SEEDED SIMPSON

(Lactuca sativa) Heirloom introduced in 1850 by Peter Henderson & Co. Large, light green, crumpled leaves with sweet flavour. Inner leaves blanch a

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BLACK SPANISH

BLACK SPANISH

(Raphanus sativus) Originating from Spain since around 16th century; first introduced to english market prior to 1824. Also known as 'Ramolaccio', o

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