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  • Jacaranda caucana - Blue Flamboyant Tree
    $2.00

    10 seeds per pack. A tropical Jacaranda, similar in a number of ways to the much better known J. mimosifolia. Most notable for its spectacular blue-purple blooms, which can cover the tree for a couple of months. The blooms...

     
  • Sikkim Cucumber

    Sikkim Cucumber
    $2.00

    (Cucumis sativus var sikkimensis) 15 seeds per pack. A mottled brown cucumber from India, with rust colored fruits, netted with white. The fruits are plump, oval in shape, tasty when raw, but also cooked, particularly in...

     
  • Solanum muricatum - Pepino

    Solanum muricatum - Pepino
    $3.00

    10 seeds per pack. Large sized fruit, to 4-6", sometimes weighing a pound or two. Quick growing shrub. Fruit is quite good and tastes very similar to a cantaloupe. Hardy to 27F. Will fruit in 9-12 months from seed. Becoming...

     
  • Passiflora sp. - Red Flowered Banana Passion Fruit

    Passiflora sp. - Red Flowered Banana Passion Fruit
    $2.50

    10 seeds per pack. A beautiful red flowered Passiflora with soft skinned, green-yellow fruits. The fruits have similarities to the Banana Passion Fruit, with an aromatic scent and are possibly edible. Seeds are from an...

     
  • Cinnamomum camphora - Camphor

    Cinnamomum camphora - Camphor
    $3.25

    10 seeds per pack. Pretty, evergreen, subtropical tree, known as the source of camphor-a highly fragrant substance widely used in topical and analgesic medicines. Tree is hardy to 10F. All parts of the tree, including...

     
  • Prunus ilicifolia - Holly Leaf Cherry

    Prunus ilicifolia - Holly Leaf Cherry
    $2.50

    4 seeds per pack. Cherry species native to Southern California and Mexico. Fruits are typical cherry size, with a sweetish flavor but minimal flesh. Leaves are noted for their holly-like appearance. Needs minimal water,...

     
  • Eugenia brasiliensis - Grumichama

    Eugenia brasiliensis - Grumichama
    $4.00

    2 seeds per pack. A medium sized fruiting tree from Brazil bearing small, dark purple fruits with an acid, cherry-like flavor. The trees can be prolific in fruiting and survive well in subtropical and tropical areas. Shrubby...

     
  • Eugenia stipitata - Araca Boi

    Eugenia stipitata - Araca Boi
    $5.00

    1 seed per pack. Seeds are pre-germinated and beginning to sprout. Delicious, acidic fruit native to South America, but as yet little know. Often used to make juices and flavorings, it is a tropical species, with unknown...

  • Tipiana tipu - Rosewood

    Tipiana tipu - Rosewood
    $2.50

    8 seeds per pack. Large subtropical-tropical tree grown for its valuable and beautiful wood, used in furniture and woodworking. The rosewood tree is hardy to the upper 20's (F), a fast-grower, and fairly tolerant or a...

     
  • Calocedrus decurrens - Incense Cedar

    Calocedrus decurrens - Incense Cedar
    $3.00

    10 seeds per pack. Tall (to 150ft), columnar evergreen native to the Western United States. This beautiful tree is highly scented, with a sweet cedar-pine smell. It is hardy to at least 0F, and is quite adaptable in a number...

     
  • Elettaria cardamomum - Cardamom

    Elettaria cardamomum - Cardamom
    $2.25

    10 seeds per pack. A clumping ginger relative bearing the important spice cardamom, used in curries and as a flavoring in a vast array of foods. Cardamom grows to 4-8ft and is hardy to the mid 30's (F). Flowering and...

     
  • Ensete glaucum - Snow Banana

    Ensete glaucum - Snow Banana
    $4.00

    5 seeds per pack. A mainly ornamental banana and possibly the hardiest of all Ensete and banana species. The Snow Banana is a gorgeous plant with huge green leaves growing to several feet long, having red veins. The tubers...

     
  • 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...

     
  • Filius Blue Pepper

    Filius Blue Pepper
    $2.00

    (Capsicum annuum) 25 seeds per pack. An interesting ornamental and edible pepper bearing very hot, purple-blue colored fruits which ripen to orange and yellow. The plant itself is notable for its gorgeous dark purple foliage...

     
  • Spathodea companulata - African Tulip Tree

    Spathodea companulata - African Tulip Tree
    $2.50

    15 seeds per pack. A gorgeous tropical ornamental that grows well in subtropical climates too! Common as a street tree in parts of the tropics, it features large, bright, red-orange flowers in healthy clusters that bloom for...

     
  • Salvia sclarea - Clary Sage

    Salvia sclarea - Clary Sage
    $2.00

    25 seeds per pack. A small biennial or short lived perennial best known for its use in the perfume industry. Contains a highly aromatic essential oil with a spicy fragrance. Also sometimes used as a flavoring for wines and...

     
  • 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...

     
  • Amomyrtus meli - Meli

    Amomyrtus meli - Meli
    $3.00

    4 seeds per pack. An interesting, shrubby tree native to portions of Chile. Bears small, purple-black ripening fruits that are similar to the Chilean Guava or Luma. The fruits are aromatic and are said to be edible. The tree...

     
  • Amaranthus sp. - Perfecta Amaranth

    Amaranthus sp. - Perfecta Amaranth
    $2.50

    200 seeds per pack. An amazing ornamental amaranth having bright, yellow and red foliage resembling a summertime poinsettia! Beautiful as an ornamental and great for small spaces and borders. Grows to 36". #2873 Photo...

     
  • Purple Flash Pepper

    Purple Flash Pepper
    $4.00

    (Capsicum annuum) 10 seeds per pack. An amazing ornamental pepper with marbled dark green, white, black and violet leaves. Also bears small fruits having a very hot flavor. Grows to 12-14". Great for containers. Very unique...

     
  • Passiflora mixta - Tumbo Passion Fruit
    $4.00

    5 seeds per pack. A lesser known banana passion fruit relative from South America, bearing oval, yellow colored fruits with dark orange flesh. The fruits are edible, with a tasty sweet and acidic flavor. Like the more common...

     
  • Amaranthus tricolor - Illumination Amaranth

    Amaranthus tricolor - Illumination Amaranth
    $2.00

    200 seeds per pack. An amazingly colorful ornamental amaranth with beautiful leaves that look like a ball of fire. New growth is colored brightly yellow and red, accented above old growth leaves in dark green, dusted red...

     
  • Vaccinium vitis-idaea - Lingonberry

    Vaccinium vitis-idaea - Lingonberry
    $2.00

    25 seeds per pack. A small, shrubby evergreen related to the blueberry, bearing small, red edible berries. Lignonberries are quite popular in Northern Europe and lend their tart flavor to preserves, desserts, beverages and...

     
  • Brassica nigra - Black Mustard

    Brassica nigra - Black Mustard
    $2.50

    200 seeds per pack. A slender annual, usually cultivated for its edible seeds which are used as a spice. The ground seeds are a common addition to a number of Indian dishes and have traditional uses through Europe and...

     
  • Stephanotis floribunda - Madagascar Jasmine

    Stephanotis floribunda - Madagascar Jasmine
    $3.00

    10 seeds per pack. a.k.a. Hawaiian Wedding Flower. A delightful flowering vine, best known for its intensely fragrant, delicate flowers which are popularly used in bridal wedding bouquets. It is a moderately sized vines,...

     
  • Couroupita guianensis - Cannonball Tree

    Couroupita guianensis - Cannonball Tree
    $2.50

    2 seeds per pack. One of three species of Cannonball Trees, renowned for their huge, ornamental and edible cannonball shaped fruits. The large fruits are born in clusters all along the trunk of the tree. Also features...

     
  • Pouteria glomerata - Cinnamon Apple

    Pouteria glomerata - Cinnamon Apple
    $4.00

    1 seed per pack. a.k.a. Pouteria hypoglauca. Fairly large, spherical, green-skinned fruit related to the many sapotes. The flesh is white, creamy, and ususally eaten fresh. The cinnamon apple is little-known and does well in...

     
  • Annona cacans - Araticum Cagao
    $6.00

    1 seed per pack. A sugar apple relative from Brazil, with medium sized, edible fruits. Fruits are sometimes used in the flavoring of beverages and have an overall appearance somewhat resembling a cherimoya. Medium sized tree...

     
  • Annona crassiflora - Marolo

    Annona crassiflora - Marolo
    $6.00

    1 seed per pack. A rare Annona from Brazil bearing large fruits that can weigh up to several pounds. The fruits have a general cherimoya-custard apple like appearance, but their flavor is quite unique and considered a...

  • Duguetia peruviana - Duguetia

    Duguetia peruviana - Duguetia
    $8.00

    1 seed per pack. A very rare Duguetia/Annona from the South American rain forests. Fruits look like a classic Annona, with bright red skin and edible, white flesh. Like other Duguetia's, they are little studied and as of...

     
  • Licania tomentosa - Oiti
    $6.00

    1 seed per pack. a.k.a. Moquilea tomentosa. A very little known edible fruit, native to the rainforests of Brazil. The fruits are medium to large sized and ripen to a deep orange, and have a passing resemblance to a mango...

     
  • Sambucus canadensis - Elderberry

    Sambucus canadensis - Elderberry
    $2.00

    25 seeds per pack. Ornamental, shrubby tree bearing small, purple-black edible berries, usually eaten dried or cooked. Flowers are also edible, and when in bloom, the tree is a stunning sight. Hardy to below 0F. North...

     
  • Cucurbita foetidissima - Buffalo Gourd
    $2.50

    10 seeds per pack. A gourd native to the southwestern United States and parts of Northern Mexico. Fruits supposedly can be cooked and eaten when young, much like a squash. The ripe fruits, while bitter to eat, make excellent...

     
  • Physaliastrum chamaesarachoides - Japanese Physaliastrum

    Physaliastrum chamaesarachoides - Japanese Physaliastrum
    $4.00

    10 seeds per pack. A very rare Physalis relative native to Japan. Bears plump, berry like fruits encased in a papery husk (much like cape gooseberries), with a sugary-tomato like flavor. It is a fairly low growing, shrubby...

     
  • Nauclea latifolia - African Peach

    Nauclea latifolia - African Peach
    $3.50

    10 seeds per pack. Unrelated to the common peach, this deciduous, African native, bears medium-sized, dark red ripening fruits with tasty, edible pulp. Fruits have a crunchy texture, with a watery mix and a flavor that is...

     
  • Muntingia calabura - Yellow Jamaica Cherry
    $2.50

    25 seeds per pack. Seeds are from a yellow fruited variety. Seeds are extremely tiny. Small or medium sized tree common to tropical and Caribbean island areas. Small yellow fruits are very sweet and have fig overtones. Trees...

     

 

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