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Herbs

Medicinal herb seeds from around the world.


  • Chrysanthemum coccineum - Painted Daisy Pyrethrum

    Chrysanthemum coccineum - Painted Daisy Pyrethrum
    $2.25

    25 seeds per pack. A pretty garden ornamental and a source of pyrethrum, a natural insecticide. It is a hardy perennial, usually growing to 1-2ft with colorful flowers that can range from white to pink and red (picture is of...

     
  • Cichorium intybus - Chicory

    Cichorium intybus - Chicory
    $2.00

    250 seeds per pack. A standard chicory, popular for use as a coffee substitute. The leaves are edible and can be cooked or used in salads. The plant also has some notable medicinal uses. Very hardy, can be grown pretty much...

     
  • Cichorium intybus - Italian Dandelion Chicory

    Cichorium intybus - Italian Dandelion Chicory
    $2.00

    2000 seeds per pack. A type of chicory, not a type of dandelion, this old Italian heirloom is best-known for its dandelion-like leaves and bright red stems. The young leaves have a tangy flavor and are a popular addition to...

     
  • Coriandrum sativum - Coriander

    Coriandrum sativum - Coriander
    $2.00

    800 seeds per pack. From one plant comes two important culinary spices: coriander (the seeds), and cilantro (the leaves). An annual, it will pretty much grow in any climate type, though it does best in drier, Mediterranean...

     
  • Coriandrum sativum - Coriander, Confetti

    Coriandrum sativum - Coriander, Confetti
    $2.00

    100 seeds per pack. An interesting, frilly leafed variety of coriander/cilantro. The leaves have a mild flavor, less pungent than other varieties. Slow to bolt. An annual, it will pretty much grow in any climate type, though...

     
  • Coriandrum sativum - Slo-Bolt Coriander

    Coriandrum sativum - Slo-Bolt Coriander
    $2.00

    750 seeds per pack. Seeds are from the standard slo-bolting variety. From one plant comes two important culinary spices: coriander (the seeds), and cilantro (the leaves). An annual, it will pretty much grow in any climate...

     
  • Cuminum cyminum - Cumin

    Cuminum cyminum - Cumin
    $2.00

    250 seeds per pack. Annual herb, grown for its highly aromatic seeds which are used as a spice. It is a small, bushy plant, usually growing no more than a foot high. It is frost tender, but can be grown almost anywhere as an...

     
  • Cymbopogon flexuosus - East Indian Lemongrass

    Cymbopogon flexuosus - East Indian Lemongrass
    $2.00

    50 seeds per pack. Tropical grass that can be grown as an annual or perennial. Very similar and closely related to regular lemongrass. Will grow to 6ft in proper conditions. Can be grown anywhere as an annual, but grows well...

  • Diplotaxis erucoides - Wasabi Arugula

    Diplotaxis erucoides - Wasabi Arugula
    $2.00

    300 seeds per pack. A wild arugula with a flavor similar to the popular Japanese condiment wasabi. Low-growing, short season. Harvest early before hot weather or grow as a fall crop. #2878 Annual. 45 days.Photo courtesy of...

     
  • Diplotaxis tenuifolia - Wild Arugula

    Diplotaxis tenuifolia - Wild Arugula
    $2.00

    500 seeds per pack. a.k.a Rucola selvatica. A wild type of arugula with a nice flavor that is a bit spicier than most standard arugula's. Grows to 1-2ft. Bears yellow flowers. Very easy to grow, but can become weedy in some...

     
  • Echinacea purpurea - Echinacea

    Echinacea purpurea - Echinacea
    $2.00

    300 seeds per pack. A showy perennial to 2-3ft, featuring large lavender-colored flowers. Plants make beautiful ornamentals in the garden, and echinacea has a variety of alleged medicinal benefits, most notably a...

     
  • Echinacea purpurea - White Swan Echinacea

    Echinacea purpurea - White Swan Echinacea
    $2.00

    25 seeds per pack. A showy perennial to 2-3ft, featuring large white flowers. Seeds are from the White Swan variety, having white petaled flowers. Plants make beautiful ornamentals in the garden, and echinacea has a variety...

     
  • Ephedra sinica - Ephedra

    Ephedra sinica - Ephedra
    $2.00

    15 seeds per pack. Low-lying, arid climate plant with needle-like leaves. Very hardy, to at least 0F. Needs only limited water. Similar in growth habit to E. distachya, although this species is the most commonly grown for a...

     
  • Eruca sativa - Apollo Arugula

    Eruca sativa - Apollo Arugula
    $2.00

    150 seeds per pack. An improved strain of arugula or rocket. Yields nicely rounded leaves with a great flavor that lacks bitterness. Leaves are also high in vitamin C. Fairly quick grower. 40-45 days. #2189

     
  • Eruca sativa - Arugula

    Eruca sativa - Arugula
    $2.00

    1500 seeds per pack. A low-growing, leafy annual popularized in Europe for its edible leaves. Arugula is extremely easy to grow and fast-maturing, providing a harvest as early as 40 days from seed. Plants grow to 1-2' and...

     
  • Foeniculum vulgare - Fennel, Bronze

    Foeniculum vulgare - Fennel, Bronze
    $2.00

    50 seeds per pack. Bronze leafed variety of the popular herb fennel, known for its anise-scented foliage and seeds used in cooking. Plant very fast-growing to 6-8ft. Annual or perennial depending on how cold the winter gets,...

     
  • Foeniculum vulgare - Fennel, Florence

    Foeniculum vulgare - Fennel, Florence
    $2.00

    500 seeds per pack. While the same species as other types of fennel, Florence Fennel has unique use in Italian cooking. Plants grow smaller than typical fennel and have a sweeter and more aromatic flavor. Fast-growing...

     
  • Foeniculum vulgare - Fennel, Mammoth

    Foeniculum vulgare - Fennel, Mammoth
    $2.00

    250 seeds per pack. A large fennel with a sizable white core and wide stalks. This is common and quite popular in Southern Italy and Sicily. Excellent flavor, aromatic leaves and stalks. Fast growing, particularly in warmer...

     
  • Foeniculum vulgare - Fennel, Romanesco

    Foeniculum vulgare - Fennel, Romanesco
    $2.00

    250 seeds per pack. A variety like Florence Fennel and a classic variety from Italy. Known for its large, white, round bulbs that have a wonderful sweet flavor. A delectable herb for Mediterranean cooking. 75-80 days. #2865...

     
  • Gaultheria procumbens - Wintergreen

    Gaultheria procumbens - Wintergreen
    $2.50

    25 seeds per pack. A strongly aromatic edible and ornamental plant native to North America. The pretty red fruits are scented and flavored of wintergreen and the leaves, used in teas, contain wintergreen oil as well. Low...

     
  • Hamamelis virginiana - Witch Hazel

    Hamamelis virginiana - Witch Hazel
    $2.00

    10 seeds per pack. A fairly slow-growing, medium sized deciduous shrub best known for its medicinal value. The bark and bark extract is used as a topical medicine for various skin problems, external inflammation and soreness...

     
  • Humulus lupulus - Hops

    Humulus lupulus - Hops
    $2.25

    40 seeds per pack. Annual vine that grows back each year from roots, producing fragrant flowers--the hops--that are used in the flavoring and production of beer. Vines are very fast growing, roots are hardy well below...

     
  • Hyssopus officinalis - Hyssop

    Hyssopus officinalis - Hyssop
    $2.00

    400 seeds per pack. A low-growing shrub, usually to no more than 1-2ft, noted for its edible leaves and varied medicinal uses. Once considered a cure-all, hysop still has an important place in the herbal medicine cabinet...

     
  • Lavendula angustifolia - Lavender, Blue Hidcote

    Lavendula angustifolia - Lavender, Blue Hidcote
    $2.00

    30 seeds per pack. This beautiful lavender has bright blue-purple flowers that have a much bluer hue than common lavender. The highly aromatic leaves and flowers have the wonderful lavender scent. Flowers may bloom for much...

     
  • Lavendula angustifolia - Lavender, English

    Lavendula angustifolia - Lavender, English
    $2.00

    400 seeds per pack. A compact lavender with purple-blue flowers. This is the classic English Lavender, popular both for its ornamental value and its strongly scented flowers and leaves. Has narrow foliage and long flower...

     
  • Lavendula angustifolia - Lavender, Italian

    Lavendula angustifolia - Lavender, Italian
    $2.00

    300 seeds per pack. Seeds are from the famous Italian Lavender, popular both as a cooking herb and as a source of essential oils. Leaves and flowers are sweetly aromatic and are commonly dried for use in herbal mixes. Small...

     
  • Lavendula angustifolia - Lavender, Rosea

    Lavendula angustifolia - Lavender, Rosea
    $2.50

    10 seeds per pack. A stunning and unexpected color from a lavender plant---rose pink! This variety features elegantly colored flowers with the same scents and ornamental qualities you expect. Compact form, to 9-18 inches...

     
  • Lepidium sativum - Pepper Cress

    Lepidium sativum - Pepper Cress
    $2.00

    500 seeds per pack. A small annual with tangy, peppery flavored leaves. Very easy to grow, the leaves have numerous edible uses as ingredients in salads, sandwiches, and as flavorings. The dried seed pods are also used for...

     
  • Levisticum officinalis - Lovage

    Levisticum officinalis - Lovage
    $2.00

    100 seeds per pack. A hardy medicinal and edible perennial growing to 4-8ft.Very easily grown, the leaves can be eaten and used to flavor soups. The seeds are used in breads, and the roots have a number of medicinal...

     
  • Malva sylvestris - Zebra Mallow

    Malva sylvestris - Zebra Mallow
    $2.00

    25 seeds per pack. An heirloom favorite bearing striped, purple-lavender flowers in much abundance. It is a short-lived perennial or annual but often reseeds. Has a long blooming season and is popular with butterflies. Hardy...

     
  • Marrubium vulgare - White Horehound

    Marrubium vulgare - White Horehound
    $2.00

    100 seeds per pack. An herbaceous perennial plant that is part of the mint family. White Horehound has a number of edible and medicinal uses, but is best known as an ingredient in several cough drops and candies. Will grow...

     
  • Matricaria recutita - German Chamomile

    Matricaria recutita - German Chamomile
    $2.00

    1000 seeds per pack. A well known annual, renowned for its medicinal uses and ornamental beauty. The small ground-covering growth habit can reach 2ft, with bright, white-petaled flowers. The flowers are popularly used dried,...

     
  • Melissa officinalis - Lemon Balm

    Melissa officinalis - Lemon Balm
    $2.00

    250 seeds per pack. Similar to the mints, this highly aromatic perennial is often confused with Lemon Bee Balm. The leaves smell strongly of lemon and can be used as flavorings for a variety of foods. They are also popular...

     
  • Mentha spicata - Spearmint

    Mentha spicata - Spearmint
    $2.00

    100 seeds per pack. A low-lying rhizomal perennial widely known for its highly aromatic leaves that yield the classic flavor of spearmint. Very easily grown. Plant has a trailing habit to 6". Leaves can be used as flavoring,...

     
  • Mentha x piperita - Peppermint

    Mentha x piperita - Peppermint
    $2.00

    150 seeds per pack. A highly popular, low-lying, spreading plant with strongly aromatic leaves. The fragrant leaves have an intense smell and flavor of peppermint. Leaves can be used in teas, flavorings and various beverages...

     
  • Monarda citriodora - Lemon Bee Balm

    Monarda citriodora - Lemon Bee Balm
    $2.00

    300 seeds per pack. A small, spreading perennial or annual with a pleasant lemon scent to its leaves. Very easy to grow, Lemon Bee Balm is often used to flavor teas or to scent potpourri's. Freeze hardy, can be grown...

     

 

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