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  • Acmena smithii - Lilly Pilly

    Acmena smithii - Lilly Pilly
    $3.50

    4 seeds per pack. Beautiful subtropical tree that is excellent for pot culture. Produces puffs of flowers followed by small pink-purple fruit that can be eaten raw or used for preserves. Trees make for excellent fruiting...

     
  • Pouteria sapota - Mamey Sapote

    Pouteria sapota - Mamey Sapote
    $8.00

    1 seed per pack. Please note that some of the seeds from this batch have begun to germinate. Very large fruit with flavorful, soft orange pulp. The fruits are popular in Caribbean regions and are grown as a commercial crop...

     
  • Alphonsea ventricosa - Alphonsea ventricosa
    $3.50

    2 seeds per pack. A rare Annona, native to India. bears small to medium sized fruits with aromatic, yellow pulp. Sources suggest that the ripe fruits could be edible, though little information is available about this species...

     
  • Eriobotrya japonica - Loquat

    Eriobotrya japonica - Loquat
    $4.00

    5 seeds per pack. Medium sized, yellow-orange, soft-fleshy fruit with a sweet flavor having some similarities to a peach or apricot. Trees are hardy to 12-15F. Fruits are wonderful for eating fresh or using for dessert...

     
  • Glycosmis pentaphylla - Orange Berry

    Glycosmis pentaphylla - Orange Berry
    $3.00

    2 seeds per pack. a.k.a. Gin Berry. Translucent pink berry with juicy, sweet pulp. Pleasant to look at and to taste, the small fruits can be used as flavorings in beverages. Small to medium sized tree. Hardy to 25F...

  • Mini White Cucumber

    Mini White Cucumber
    $2.00

    (Cucumis sativus) 25 seeds per pack. A beautiful ivory-white cucumber that grows to 3" in length. Vines are fairly compact and usually reach just 3ft, making them great for small spaces. The highly productive vines do well...

     
  • Saurauia madrensis - Saurauia

    Saurauia madrensis - Saurauia
    $2.50

    15 seeds per pack. Medium sized shrub native to cloud forests of Mexico. Bears a 1-2", green skinned fruit related to the kiwi, with a strongly sweet flavor. The huge leaves are hairy, and very ornamental, making the tree an...

     
  • Spondias purpurea - Spanish Plum

    Spondias purpurea - Spanish Plum
    $5.00

    2 seeds per pack. Popular fruit of the American tropics. Purple-red colored fruit, with yellow flesh, having a nice plum like flavor. Trees are somewhat cold sensitive. Needs a frost free climate. Seeds are fresh, cannot be...

     
  • Delonix elata - Creamy Peacock Flower

    Delonix elata - Creamy Peacock Flower
    $2.50

    5 seeds per pack. A lesser known relative of the popular and elegant Royal Poinciana, this species features similar flowers but colored in a lovely creamy yellow. Native to eastern Africa, this species makes an excellent...

     
  • Elaeocarpus floribundus - Indian Olive

    Elaeocarpus floribundus - Indian Olive
    $2.50

    2 seeds per pack. A popular garden tree in some parts of India, planted for its fleshy, greenish fruits that taste like olives. Various parts of the plant have traditional medicinal uses as well. Medium to large sized tree...

     
  • Georgia Candy Roaster Squash

    Georgia Candy Roaster Squash
    $3.00

    (Cucurbita maxima) 10 seeds per pack. Similar to the Banana Squash, but with even larger fruits! The huge, cylindrical fruits can grow in excess of 60 pounds. Features pink skin and orange flesh, with a great flavor that is...

  • Myrica esculenta - Bayberry

    Myrica esculenta - Bayberry
    $3.00

    4 seeds per pack. a.k.a. Myrica nagi. A popular Indian fruit with commercial potential were it not for its short shelf-life. The small, bright red fruits have an excellent, sweet to acidic flavor and are eaten raw or used in...

     
  • Rubus odoratus - Purple Flowering Raspberry

    Rubus odoratus - Purple Flowering Raspberry
    $3.00

    20 seeds per pack. An edible raspberry, with vibrant pink-purple flowers. Native throughout the central and eastern parts of North America into both Canada and the United States. The fruits can be eaten fresh and are used...

     
  • Pouteria gardneriana - Aguai Guacu

    Pouteria gardneriana - Aguai Guacu
    $8.00

    1 seed per pack. An edible sapote from the forests of South America. The pear-shaped fruits are around 2.5" / 6 cm long, with soft, sweetly flavored pulp. This species is not grown commercially, but fruits are gathered from...

     
  • Simarouba glauca - Paradise Tree

    Simarouba glauca - Paradise Tree
    $2.50

    4 seeds per pack. An evergreen tree, native to Florida, through the Caribbean region, into Central America. The fruits contain seeds which an edible oil used in baking can be produced. The fruits could be edible themselves,...

     
  • Synsepalum dulcificum - Miracle Fruit

    Synsepalum dulcificum - Miracle Fruit
    $5.00

    2 seeds per pack. Small berry with tasteless flesh but an amazing side effect that will make sour things taste sweet. The effect lasts for an hour or two. After eating a single miracle fruit, you can eat a lemon raw without...

  • Casimiroa edulis - White Sapote

    Casimiroa edulis - White Sapote
    $4.00

    1 seed per pack. Apple sized fruit with a yellow-green skin and custard like flesh having a sort of banana-pineapple flavor. Hardy to the low 20's. The white sapote grows well in areas where citrus grow. Medium sized tree...

     
  • Syzygium cuminii - Java Plum

    Syzygium cuminii - Java Plum
    $4.00

    2 seeds per pack. 1-1.5" dark purple fruit with a sweetish flavor. Fruits are very juicy. Subtropical, can be container grown. If allowed, can grow to be a very large tree. Hardy to the lower 20's (F). Seeds are fresh,...

     
  • Myrciaria x - Red Hybrid Jaboticaba

    Myrciaria x - Red Hybrid Jaboticaba
    $6.00

    2 seeds per pack. A rare and newly introduced jaboticaba, this variety is best known for being fast bearing from seed. Standard jaboticaba's can take up to 8-10 years to fruit from seed, while this variety has fruited in as...

     
  • Asimina parviflora - Dwarf Pawpaw

    Asimina parviflora - Dwarf Pawpaw
    $4.50

    2 seeds per pack. A much lesser known Pawpaw species, native to the southern United States, from Texas through Florida. Like its better known relative, this species bears greenish fruits, with soft, sweetly edible pulp. The...

     
  • Passiflora cincinnata - Maracuja Mochila

    Passiflora cincinnata - Maracuja Mochila
    $5.00

    5 seeds per pack. A delightful, edible passion fruit from Brazil, this species produces medium sized, orange skinned fruits with juicy, sweet pulp. The fruits look somewhat like the Water Lemon. Also noted for its deep...

  • Asimina triloba - Pawpaw

    Asimina triloba - Pawpaw
    $2.50

    2 seeds per pack. Although not technically a tropical fruit, the native U.S. pawpaw has all the makings of one. Fruits grow to 2-6", with an excellent aromatic flavor of banana and pineapple. Trees grow to 10-15ft, and are...

  • Pterocarya fraxinifolia - Caucasian Walnut

    Pterocarya fraxinifolia - Caucasian Walnut
    $3.00

    8 seeds per pack. An interesting walnut relative, native to the Caucaus mountain region of Armenia, through Russia, Turkey and into Iran. It is usually grown as an ornamental, with a majestic appearance when full grown,...

     
  • Artocarpus lakoocha - Monkey Jack

    Artocarpus lakoocha - Monkey Jack
    $4.00

    1 seed per pack. A smaller Artocarpus, with baseball-sized, knobby, edible fruits. This species is native to India and parts of southeast Asia. The fruits ripen to greenish-yellow and look a little bit like a mini-jackfruit...

     
  • Rollinia sylvatica - Araticum do Mato

    Rollinia sylvatica - Araticum do Mato
    $6.00

    1 seed per pack. Another uncommon Annona native to Brazil. Bears small to medium sized fruits with a nice sweet flavor, but tending to be seedy. The tree appears to be more frost tolerant than many Annona's, making it a...

     
  • Randia siamensis - Fragrant Randia
    $3.00

    10 seeds per pack. a.k.a. Oxyceros horridus. A delightful and highly perfumed ornamental, related to the gardenia. It features large clusters of small, white to slightly orange flowers with a wonderful scent. The foliage is...

     
  • Corchorus olitorius - West African Sorrel

    Corchorus olitorius - West African Sorrel
    $2.50

    25 seeds per pack. A versatile shrub, with edible seeds, leaves & young fruits, along with medicinal uses, as well as being the primary source of jute fiber. Typically grown as an annual crop, particularly in Africa, where...

     
  • Calamus palustris - Rattan Palm

    Calamus palustris - Rattan Palm
    $3.00

    8 seeds per pack. A Rattan Palm, native to the southeast Asia, though Malaysia and portions of China. It is a naturally growing rain forest species, with slender stems that yield a yellow colored rattan cane. The are said to...

     
  • Myrtillocactus geometrizans - Blue Myrtle Cactus

    Myrtillocactus geometrizans - Blue Myrtle Cactus
    $2.50

    15 seeds per pack. An intriguing cactus with a beautiful blue-green appearance. Also known as Bilberry cactus, its name is derived from its edible, small, dark blue-purple fruits which are sold in parts of Mexico as...

     
  • Myriopteron extensum - Myriopteron extensum

    Myriopteron extensum - Myriopteron extensum
    $2.50

    10 seeds per pack. A branching rain forest liana, native from India, through China and into southeast Asia. It bears uniquely shaped, prominently ribbed, green colored fruits. Some sources mention the fruits are specially...

     
  • Diospyros ebenum - Ceylon Ebony

    Diospyros ebenum - Ceylon Ebony
    $3.50

    4 seeds per pack. One of the main sources of beautiful ebony wood. Ceylon Ebony produces a timber with deep brown-black, heavy and highly dense wood, typically used in fine carpentry and woodworking. The tree also bears...

     
  • Dillenia obovata - Simpoh
    $3.50

    4 seeds per pack. A lesser known relative of the Elephant Apple, bearing small fruits that may be edible and used in some cooked dishes. Native mainly to the Malay Peninsula. Medium to large sized tree up to 110 ft / 35 m...

     
  • Helicteres isora - Indian Screw Tree

    Helicteres isora - Indian Screw Tree
    $2.50

    10 seeds per pack. A popular medicinal tree, native to portions of India and southeast Asia. The interesting, spiraling fruits, while not directly edible, are commercially sold for a variety of traditional medicinal uses...

     
  • Eugenia uniflora dasyblasta - Dasyblasta Surinam Cherry

    Eugenia uniflora dasyblasta - Dasyblasta Surinam Cherry
    $3.50

    1 seed per pack. A noteworthy wild variety of the Surinam Cherry, and possibly a unique species, this produces small, red ripening fruits similar to the common Surinam Cherry. Wild populations grow in far southern regions of...

     
  • Garcinia intermedia - Lemon Drop Mangosteen

    Garcinia intermedia - Lemon Drop Mangosteen
    $4.00

    1 seed per pack. A tasty and rare mangosteen relative bearing 1", rounded, yellow fruits with an aromatic and sour flavor. Fruits grow on a small bushy tree that can grow to 10-20ft. Unknown hardiness. Should do well in...

     
  • Herrania mariae - Mountain Cocoa

    Herrania mariae - Mountain Cocoa
    $5.00

    1 seed per pack. A very rare cacao/chocolate relative from the South American rainforests. Bears a lobed, yellow-green fruit that has many similarities to the more common cacao pod. Contains presumably edible seeds and pulp...


 

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