(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
(Brassica oleracea var. botrytis) Compact, small white heads ready in only 68 days. Extra early variety. 180 seeds
***NOT TO NT*** (Zea mays) Ancient American Indian variety meaning 'Ancient One'. Medium sized cobs displaying multi-coloured kernels in varying sh
(Cucurbita maxima) Australian heirloom. Large, yellow fruit with thick, dry, orange flesh & small seed cavity. Weighs up to 6kg. Stores well. 90-
(Cucurbita moschata) Rare & unusual Japanese heirloom. Highly attractive, small to medium, flattened round fruit with heavy ribbing. Begins black in
(Cucurbita moschata) Heirloom. Large, mottled green/grey pumpkin with thick orange flesh up to 2.5kg produced on sprawling vine. Very high yields.
(Lycopersicon esculentum) Handed to us by Patrina Nuske-Small co-founder of 'The Dwarf Tomato Project' - a group of volunteer, amateur, hobby gardene
(Cucumis sativus) Heirloom originating in Southern Russia. Cylindrical, light to dark green, medium sized fruit. High yields. Use fresh in salads
(Cucurbita moschata) Similar to regular butternut pumpkin but with a much longer neck. Ideal for soups, pies, or roasting. Great for spiralising.
(Phaseolus vulgaris) Old Italian heirloom first discovered in Calabria, Italy. Attractive bean best left to mature for use as a dried bean. Ideal f
(Capsicum annum) European heirloom dating back to 1827. Long, thin, cylindrical, green to red fruit to 20cm with pointed end on plant to 70cm high.
(Lycopersicon esculentum) Originating as a seedling from Cherokee Purple then stabilised by Craig LeHoullier. Large, dark, crimson red fruit with br
(Lycopersicon esculentum) Large, green, beefsteak type fruit with yellow-orange colouring on the blossom end when ripe. Strong, acidic tomato flavou
(Phaseolus vulgaris) Heirloom originating from the Cherokee as they marched from the Smoky Mountains to Oklahoma by the Federal Government in 1839 ov
(Cucurbita pepo) Italian heirloom. Bush. Pale green, long, cylindrical fruit with dark green stripes. 30 seeds
(Lycopersicon esculentum) Cherry tomato produced on trusses. Excellent tomato flavour. Produces fruit right up until first frost. Hardy. Prolific
(Phaseolus vulgaris) Dutch heirloom. Long, slender bean to 18cm with rich, heavy purple fleck produced on compact bush to 70cm high. Excellent flav
(Lycopersicon esculentum) Originally produced by Bruce Bradshaw from California and named after Wilfred LeHoullier after a humorous mispelling of his
(Foeniculum dulce) Heirloom dating back to 1677. Forms a large, flattened, cream colour bulb at base of plant; leaves fine & ferny. Leaves & bulb u
(Cucurbita pepo) Bush. Bright yellow, cylindrical shaped fruits. First introduced onto the seed market in 1973. 50-55 days.
(Phaseolus vulgaris) Heirloom with beautiful, plump, rounded, maroon and white painted seeds which when cooked have a creamy, smooth, velvety texture
(Cucurbita moschata) Heirloom. Large, long-necked, cylindrical, trombone shaped, bluish-green fruit to 60cm with pale green striping ripening to ora
(Physalis ixocarpa) Also known as 'Mexican Husk Tomato'. Greenish yellow fruit to 6cm across on plant to 1m high. Commonly used in mexican sauces a
(Phaseolus vulgaris) Heirloom originating from the Hidatsa Indians located in the Upper Missouri River Valley. Rose red, solid dried bean produced on
(Lycopersicon esculentum) Rare & unusual, attractive, purple coloured fruit ripening to deep rich red with full, black shoulders as black as an eggpl
(Cucurbita pepo) Baby pumpkin produced on small, vigorous vines. Deep orange fruit is ribbed & flattened; 5cm high x 10cm wide. May be cooked whole,
(Cucurbita moschata) Heirloom dating back to the 1860's; named as the growers at the time we're not sure of what to call it so they simply named it '
(Cucumis sativus) Australian heirloom. Yellow skinned, stocky, cylindrical fruit to 20cm long and 9cm across with full flavour and crisp texture. V
(Phaseolus vulgaris) Heirloom grown by the Mostoller family for over 100 years. Originally extracted from the gullet of a Canadian Goose shot in 186
(Citrullus lanatus) Large, oval, dark & light green striped fruit to 16kg with dark yellow flesh & black seeds. Very sweet, mild flavour with hints o
(Phaseolus vulgaris) Heirloom. Long thin green pods produced on tall climbing vine. Used fresh as snap bean, or pods left to mature for use as drie
(Tetragonia tetragonioides / expansa) New Zealand heirloom dating back to 1770's. Also known as 'Warrigal Greens'. Low spreading vine with small, br
(Cucurbita pepo) French heirloom dating back to 1885. Bowl shaped, yellowish fruit with dark green bands produced on bushy plants. High yields. Ex
(Brassica oleracea var. botrytis) Large, snow white heads surrounded by large, deep green leaves which also may be eaten like spinach. Early to matu
(Lycopersicon esculentum) Polish heirloom. Very large, red, plum shaped fruit to 15cm across with smooth skin, firm flesh & few seeds. Ideal for pa
***NOT TO TAS*** (Pisum sativum) Heirloom dating back to 1882 - some records indicate as early as 15th century. Climbing type, with purple flowe
(Cucurbita maxima) Australian heirloom dating back to 1920's. Medium to large, smooth, blue-grey & heavily ribbed fruit to 4.5kg with thick, sweet,
(Vicia faba) Rare variety. Attractive deep red to dark crimson coloured seeds contained within a green pod. Different compared to regular broad bea
(Lycopersicon esculentum) Rare American heirloom, named after a sugary sweet which was popular during the mid 1800's. Historically, they were dried b
(Cucurbita maxima) Japanese heirloom also known as 'Orange Kokkaido', 'Uchiki Kuri' or 'Baby Red Hubbard'. Brilliant red-orange, tear-drop shaped fr
(Lycopersicon esculentum) Heirloom from Atai Mountains (Siberia). Bright red, rounded fruit to 5cm across produced in clusters. Juicy flesh with ex
(Cucurbita mixta) Native American heirloom. Round or pear-shaped white fruit with mottled green stripes producing large, tasty ‘silver-edged‘ seeds.
(Citrullus lanatus) Old Russian heirloom. Small, round, very dark green (almost black) melon to 25cm across with sweet, red flesh. Early to mature
(Lagenaria siceraria) African heirloom also known as 'Cucuzza', 'Long Gourd' or 'New Guinea Bean'. Long, trailing vine to 3m producing light green,
(Vigna sesquipedalis) Bright red, long, thin bean with green centre & nutty flavour when picked young. Easy to harvest & process due to colour & len
(Lycopersicon esculentum) Introduced by Joe Bratka. Ivory fruit ripening to a pale yellow - cream colour upon maturity. Very sweet with no acid. High
(Phaseolus vulgaris) American heirloom dating back to 1796. Highly attractive, long, wide, green, specked pods containing pink speckled seeds. Harv
(Lycopersicon esculentum) Russian variety named after the first artificial satellite that was launched into space by the USSR in 1957. First offered
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