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  • Corn, Field: Painted Mountain

    $5.50 $5.50

    (Zea mays)

    This amazingly hardy corn was bred in the Montana mountains. Impressive cold hardiness, earliness, drought tolerance and they thrive at high altitudes.

    Germination Rate 95% – July 2021
    Minimum 40 Seeds

  • Corn, Popcorn: Glass Gem

    $5.50 $5.50

    Gorgeous translucent, jewel-colored ears, each one unique. A stunning variety selected over many years by Carl Barnes, a part-Cherokee farmer and breeder from Oklahoma.

    Minimum 25 Seeds

  • Cornflower: Bachelor Button – Classical Romantic Mix

    $5.50 $5.50

    A mix of mixes. Selected from Baker Creek’s “Bachelor Button Romantic Mix” and their “Classic Mix”.

  • Corn, Sweet: Golden Bantam

    $5.75

    (Zea mays)

    First introduced by Burpee Seeds in 1902, at a time when the most popular sweet corn were all white varieties.  According to Burpee a skilled gardener in Greenfield, Massachusetts developed this variety because he wanted the earliest corn in the area.

    Minimum 30 Seeds

  • Herb: Cilantro, Mexican Coriander

    $5.50 $5.50

    Coriander grows wild over a wide area of Western Asia and southern Europe. It was brought to the British colonies in North America in 1670, and was one of the first spices cultivated by early settlers.

    The ground seeds are the spice we know as Coriander.

    The leaves from Coriander are called “Cilantro” in North America.

  • Ground Cherry: Aunt Molly’s

    $5.50 $5.50

    When ripe it turns a golden orange color and drops to the ground. It makes a tasty jam, perfect for gift giving. An unusual and rewarding addition to fruit salads and smoothies. Will store up to 3 months in the husk.

    Minimum 35 seeds

  • Herb: Catnip Mint

    $5.50 $5.50

    Catnip is used as both a medicinal herb for humans and a stimulant for cats.

    • Perennial plant in zones 3-9
    • Plants grow to 2-3 feet when mature
    • Established plants are drought tolerant

    It’s said catnip has been grown in the United States since the 1700s.

  • Lettuce, Romaine: Parris Island Cos

    $5.75

    Called “Cos” lettuce in England. In Italian it is called lattuga romana and in French laitue romaine, both meaning “Roman lettuce,” an indication it arrive in Europe by way of Rome. Some language experts trace the word “cos” to the Arabic “khus.”

    Cos or Romaine lettuce was associated with the ancient Egyptian god of fertility, Min.

    Romaine lettuce may be used in the Passover Seder as a type of bitter herb.

    Minimum 55 seeds

  • Silvia Red Romaine

    Lettuce, Romaine: Silvia Red

    $5.50 $5.50

    Silvia is a dark wine-colored Romaine Lettuce with elongated, spoon-shaped leaves. Fast growing, Silvia grows well in containers and performs great in microgreens harvesting.

    Minimum 40 seeds

  • Sonoran Sunset Marigold

    Marigold: Sonoran Sunset

    $5.50 $5.50

    Brightly-painted hues are reminiscent of the American Southwest and its beautiful sunsets. Heat and drought resistant, grown near Phoenix across the heat and cold of three seasons in the Sonoran desert and five seasons at 6700 feet in the Painted Desert.

  • Melon: Rich Sweetness 132

    $5.75 $5.75

    (Cucumis melo)

    Rich Sweetness 132 is a beautiful reddish brown melon, about 3-4 inches in diameter, striped with golden yellow and very fragrant, boasting a Pina Colada-like aroma and mild flavor.

    Minimum 40 seeds

  • Mexican Red Torch Sunflower

    Mexican Sunflower: Red Torch

    $5.50 $5.50

    Showy sunflowers (to 3” across) with orange to orange-red rays and orange-yellow disks bloom from mid-summer to fall.

    Minimum 40 seeds

    Germination 88% – June 2021