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  • Matisia soegengii - South American Sapote
    $5.00

    1 seed per pack. A little known relative of the South American Sapote (Quararibea cordata) bearing golf ball sized, yellow skinned fruits with edible, white pulp. The tree is cauliflorous and bears fruits directly from its...

     
  • Baccaurea deflexa - Tampoi Merah

    Baccaurea deflexa - Tampoi Merah
    $4.50

    1 seed per pack. A lesser known Baccaurea, native to the Bornean rainforests. This species has brownish-red skinned fruits with deep, wine red colored pulp. Flavor is sweet, with a tinge of sourness. The fruits are commonly...

     
  • Baccaurea edulis - Mawoi

    Baccaurea edulis - Mawoi
    $4.50

    1 seed per pack. A 2-3", round, brown-red skinned fruit with a nice, sweet flavor. The fruits are typically gathered from wild trees in its native Borneo. Yellow flesh can be eaten raw, but is also used to make a type of...

     
  • Lycium berlandieri - Berlandier's Wolfberry

    Lycium berlandieri - Berlandier's Wolfberry
    $3.00

    10 seeds per pack. A little known wolfberry species native to the southwestern United States and portions of Mexico. In summer it produces large quantities of small, red fruits that are similar in general appearance to the...

     
  • Diospyros californica - Wild Black Sapote

    Diospyros californica - Wild Black Sapote
    $5.00

    1 seed per pack. An exciting, wild black sapote species from Baja California. This rare species naturally grows along hillsides and may be both frost (to a few degrees below freezing) and drought tolerant. Produces 2", dark...

     
  • Diospyros intricata - Cape Wild Persimmon

    Diospyros intricata - Cape Wild Persimmon
    $5.00

    2 seeds per pack. A rare persimmon species found only around the southern tip of Baja California. It bears small orange-pink fruits with a sweet and syrup like pulp that has been likened to honey. This interesting species...

     
  • Dracontomelon costatum - Pitanak

    Dracontomelon costatum - Pitanak
    $6.00

    1 seed per pack. A rain forest fruit from Sumatra and Borneo, often eaten candied as a dessert treat or used as a sour addition to cooked dishes. The fruits ripen to purple-red and the trees are sometimes planted as street...

     
  • Dacryodes rostrata - Klasu

    Dacryodes rostrata - Klasu
    $5.00

    1 seed per pack. A rain forest tree from Vietnam through Indonesia. It has clusters of blue-skinned, oily, edible fruits that are usually soaked in hot water and eaten. Soaking helps detach the creamy flavored flesh from the...

     
  • Annona duckei - Annona duckei

    Annona duckei - Annona duckei
    $6.50

    1 seed per pack. An Annona from the Peruvian rain forest jungle, with tennis ball sized fruits that ripen to green and yellow. Flesh is edible, with a mild and sweet flavor. Little is known about this species, but it sees to...

     
  • Yucca capensis - Cape Yucca
    $3.50

    5 seeds per pack. A rare yucca, found only in the areas around Cabo San Lucas in Mexico. Both the unripe and ripe fruits are said to be edible, with a sweet, honeydew melon-like flavor. A desert plant, with long, pointy...

     
  • Aframomum mildbraedii - African Cardamom
    $3.00

    10 seeds per pack. An African ginger, grown for its seeds which have a flavor much like cardamom. Has bright red fruits and interesting, white flowers. Native to humid, tropical forests in Central Africa. #4560 We need your...

     
  • Sechium tacaco - Tacaco

    Sechium tacaco - Tacaco
    $7.00

    1 seed per pack. A very interesting perennial climber native to Costa Rica. It is related to the popular Chayote Squash, but little known outside of its small native range. It produces 2-3" long green fruits that are eaten...

     
  • Lunchbox Pepper Mix

    Lunchbox Pepper Mix
    $3.00

    10 seeds per pack. A mix of delicious Lunchbox Peppers, with seeds for red, orange and yellow fruits. Lunchbox is a compact snack pepper, with flavorful pods that are great for fresh eating! Nice sweetness and versatile uses...

     
  • Musa ingens - Giant Banana

    Musa ingens - Giant Banana
    $7.00

    1 seed per pack. This is the fabled gigantic banana, a huge species that can grow to 20 m / 66 ft tall! Leaves can grow to 5 m / 16 ft long, with a stout "trunk" growing a feet in diameter. This is the largest known banana...

     
  • Eugenia sp. - Belize Blackberry

    Eugenia sp. - Belize Blackberry
    $4.00

    5 seeds per pack. A desirable Eugenia native to Central America, specifically Belize. The small fruits ripen to deep purple-black, with juicy, tart pulp that is used in beverages, classically rum and other alcoholic drinks...

     
  • Coula edulis - African Walnut
    $8.00

    1 seed per pack. Unrelated to the common walnut, this is an edible nut tree native to tropical West Africa. The nuts have numerous uses and are eaten roasted, but can used to extract cooking oil or ground into flour. Medium...

  • Pouteria alnifolia - Pouteria alnifolia

    Pouteria alnifolia - Pouteria alnifolia
    $3.00

    1 seed per pack. A sapote native to central and east Africa. Fruits are a small berry, with edible sweet pulp. The fruits are sometimes gathered locally as a food source. The seed oil can be extracted for cooking as well...

     
  • Mimusops coriacea - Monkey's Apple

    Mimusops coriacea - Monkey's Apple
    $3.00

    1 seed per pack. A sapote that is native to the Comoros islands and parts of Madagascar. Bears a yellow ripening fruit, with edible, chalky textured pulp. Popular as an ornamental in tropical gardens, both for its fruits but...

     
  • Garcinia lanceifolia - Garcinia lanceifolia
    $4.00

    1 seed per pack. A southeast Asian Garcinia, producing small, red skinned fruits that are edible, with a tart flavor. Probably most common in Thailand, but overall the fruit is lesser known. Small tree, flourishes in...

     
  • Gnetum macrostachyum - Gnetum
    $3.50

    3 seeds per pack. A woody vine and part of the conifer group, bearing bright red fruits with seeds that are edible after roasting. This species is quite rare, but has a number of fruiting similarities to the more common...

     
  • Citrus jambhiri - Shaub Rough Lemon

    Citrus jambhiri - Shaub Rough Lemon
    $3.00

    10 seeds per pack. An interesting wild citrus, with medium sized fruits that are sort of like a cross between a lemon and a mandarin. It is an important rootstock citrus, with some disease resistance, but the fruits are...

     
  • Porcelain Doll Pumpkin

    Porcelain Doll Pumpkin
    $4.00

    (Cucurbita maxima) 10 seeds per pack. An amazing pumpkin with pink coloration! Large fruits have a blocky shape and ripen to a very light orange, with pink hue. A truly unique pumpkin, unlike no other. While the fruits are...

     
  • Chrysophyllum albidium - White Star Apple
    $4.00

    1 seed per pack. An edible star apple native to Nigeria. Little known outside of Africa, it bears round, golf ball-sized fruits that ripen to orange, with white flesh having an sweetish-acidic flavor. The fruits are popular...

     
  • Rollinia exsucca - Black Maho

    Rollinia exsucca - Black Maho
    $5.00

    1 seed per pack. A rare Amazonian Rollinia, with smallish fruits that ripen to yellow-green, looking a bit like half-sized sugar apples. Flesh is translucent, edible and sweet, with a mildly salty edge. Native to the lowland...

     
  • Salacca zalacca - Salak Palm

    Salacca zalacca - Salak Palm
    $4.00

    1 seed per pack. a.k.a. Snake Fruit. A popular edible fruiting palm from southeast Asia. Fairly widely cultivated for its edible fruits which have a brown, patterned surface that looks much like snake skin. Flesh is white,...

     
  • Irvingia malayana - Wild Almond

    Irvingia malayana - Wild Almond
    $3.00

    2 seeds per pack. A large tree native to the southeast Asia region, bearing plum-sized fruits with sweet edible pulp and large, edible seeds. The seeds are roasted for eating and the wood is extremely hard, being used in...

     
  • Garcinia pedunculata - Bar Thekera
    $3.00

    1 seed per pack. An interesting Garcinia from India with greenish fruits that are eaten fresh but most popularly sun-dried. The dried fruits are used in a number of cooked meals and as a seasoning. Small to medium sized...

     
  • Euterpe oleracea - Acai Palm, Para Dwarf

    Euterpe oleracea - Acai Palm, Para Dwarf
    $4.50

    3 seeds per pack. A popular acai for commercial fruit production. Trees grow shorter (to 20-40 ft) and produce fruit at shorter heights (5 ft). Fruiting is also vigorous. A tropical palm with purple-red fruits having high...

     
  • Garcinia forbesii - Kundong
    $5.00

    1 seed per pack. Could be Garcinia parvifolia. Produces small red fruits with delicious white pulp, sort of like a mini-mangosteen. Tropical tree, no frost tolerance. The fruits are relished in their native Borneo, but are...

     
  • Painted Pony Bean

    Painted Pony Bean
    $2.00

    (Phaseolus vulgaris) 30 seeds per pack. A beautiful dual-purpose bean, excellent for both snap beans and dry beans. Pods are stringless when young and develop ornate coloration when mature. Much of the color is retained when...

     
  • Dedo de Moca Pepper

    Dedo de Moca Pepper
    $2.50

    (Capsicum baccatum) 15 seeds per pack. a.k.a. Lady's Finger Pepper. A wonderful pepper from Brazil which has resemblance to the Paper Lantern or a red Aji Lemon Drop. Pods are pendant shaped, up to 2-3" long, with a strong...

     
  • Xanthophyllum amoenum - Langir

    Xanthophyllum amoenum - Langir
    $7.00

    1 seed per pack. An uncommon southeast Asian rainforest fruit having edible white pulp that is said to have similarities to the Star Apple. The fruits are primarily harvested wild, but this species may be cultivated in small...

     
  • Baccaurea macrocarpa - Tampoi

    Baccaurea macrocarpa - Tampoi
    $4.50

    1 seed per pack. Possibly the largest fruited of the Baccuarea's, the tampoi has brown to orange colored fruits with sweet, white flesh that is said to have citrus overtones. Small, tropical understory tree. Dioecious. Seeds...

     
  • Baccaurea angulata - Belimbing Hutan

    Baccaurea angulata - Belimbing Hutan
    $5.00

    1 seed per pack. a.k.a. Rosok. An extremely rare fruit from the jungles of Borneo, rarely seen anywhere else in the world. The fruits are bright red, with a neon sheen and grow to around the size of a golf ball. Flesh is...

     
  • Garcinia kola - Bitter Kola
    $4.50

    1 seed per pack. A West African Garcinia, related to mangosteen, most known for its uses in traditional medicine. The seeds, as well as the fruit, nuts and bark are used. The medium sized fruits are sour, but said to be...

  • Black Salsify

    Black Salsify
    $2.00

    (Scorzonera hispanica) 20 seeds per pack. An interesting vegetable, with edible, slender black roots that are often boiled. The cooked roots have a variety of uses and are sometimes prepared much like asparagus. Flowers are...

     

 

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