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  • Annona tomentosa - Annona tomentosa
    $5.00

    1 seed per pack. A small to medium fruited Annona from tropical Brazil. It bears fruits that ripen to yellow-orange, with small spines on them, reminiscent of the soursop. This rare species is said to have tasty, edible...

     
  • 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...

  • Eugenia calycina - Savannah Pitanga
    $6.00

    1 seed per pack. Recently classified as likely the same species as Eugenia involucrata, this nonetheless shows distinct (albeit similar) features in fruiting and growth. If anything, this could end up a subspecies of E...

  • 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...

     
  • Opuntia ficus-indica - Grande de Wari Cactus Pear

    Opuntia ficus-indica - Grande de Wari Cactus Pear
    $3.50

    10 seeds per pack. Seeds are from a varietal prickly pear cactus found in the Abancay region of Peru. Bears plump, red fruits with lots of sweet flesh that is commonly used to flavor drinks but can also be eaten out of hand...

     
  • Opuntia ficus-indica - Abancay Orange Cactus Pear

    Opuntia ficus-indica - Abancay Orange Cactus Pear
    $3.50

    10 seeds per pack. Seeds are from a varietal prickly pear cactus found in the Abancay region of Peru, bearing bright orange colored fruits. Bears plump, orange fruits with lots of sweet flesh that is commonly used to flavor...

     
  • Physalis peruviana - Ayacucho Giant Cape Gooseberry
    $2.00

    10 seeds per pack. A varietal cape gooseberry, recently found in the Ayacucho region of Peru by plant explorer J. Simcox. It bears plump fruits, larger in size than standard cape gooseberries, with excellent, sweet flavor...

     
  • Eulychnia iquiquensis - Copao

    Eulychnia iquiquensis - Copao
    $3.00

    10 seeds per pack. A rare Eulychnia species, found only in the Atacama Desert of Chile. Like some its relatives, it produces medium sized, fleshy fruits with a nice, acidic flavor. Fruits of Eulychnia species are often found...

     
  • Jaltomata herrerae - Aguaymanto

    Jaltomata herrerae - Aguaymanto
    $3.00

    10 seeds per pack. Another of an interesting group of Jaltomata species from the Peruvian Andes. This species is notable for its orange fruits and lovely white flowers containing blood red nectar. The fruits are listed as...

     
  • Carica lanceolata - Wild Papaya

    Carica lanceolata - Wild Papaya
    $6.50

    4 seeds per pack. An extremely rare, wild papaya, bearing striped, pear shaped fruits that ripen to yellow and orange. This species appears to be sometimes erroneously included as C. quercifolia, as this has more plumper,...

     
  • 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...

     
  • Cola nitida - Wild Cola Nut
    $5.00

    1 seed per pack. A close relative of the better known Cola Nut, Cola acuminata, this species also bears large nuts that are used as a stimulant and an ingredient in soft drinks. A medium to large sized tropical tree. Needs...

     
  • Actinidia arguta x melandra - Red Hardy Kiwi

    Actinidia arguta x melandra - Red Hardy Kiwi
    $2.50

    15 seeds per pack. Seeds are from mixed red hardy kiwi varieties. Similar to the green hardy kiwi, but produces red skinned and red-pink fleshed fruits with a delicious sweet-acid taste. Excellent for bite sized eating...

     
  • Cyphomandra betacea - Yellow Tree Tomato

    Cyphomandra betacea - Yellow Tree Tomato
    $2.00

    10 seeds per pack. Seeds are from a yellow fruited variety. Very fast-growing shrub/tree to 10-15ft. Produces many stalks of glossy, egg shaped fruits up to 4" long. In its native South America, the tree tomato is usually...

     
  • 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...

     
  • 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...

     
  • Musa thomsonii - Wild Indian Banana
    $4.00

    10 seeds per pack. A wild banana from the Himalaya's, bearing 4" fruits with sweet, edible, though seedy pulp. This species shows some cold hardiness and may be suitable in climates down to zone 8b. Fast-growing to several...

     
  • Biquinho Yellow Pepper
    $2.50

    (Capsicum annuum) 15 seeds per pack. a.k.a. Little Beak Pepper, Chupetinho Pepper. Yellow fruited form of the popular Brazilian pepper. A rounded, tear-drop shaped pepper up to 3" long. Mildly hot flavor. The pods are most...

     
  • Marchant Pepper
    $2.50

    (Capsicum baccatum) 10 seeds per pack. An interesting baccatum pepper with a unique history. It bears long pods with some similarities to European Wax pepper varieties. It is often labeled as an Italian Wax Pepper, though it...

     
  • Alpinia oxymitra - Alpinia oxymitra
    $3.00

    5 seeds per pack. A lesser known ginger, with sweet, edible fruits and young shoots. The tender shoots can be eaten as a vegetable. Native to tropical southeast Asia. Fairly low-growing, understory plant, with typical...

  • Benkara armigera - Randia parvula
    $3.00

    5 seeds per pack. A little-known and apparently little-studied Randia (blackberry jam fruit) relative from Southeast Asia. Features attractive, white flowers. Small to medium sized tree. Little information is available about...

     
  • Ziziphus oenopolia - Jackal Jujube

    Ziziphus oenopolia - Jackal Jujube
    $3.00

    5 seeds per pack. A lesser-known, wild jujube, native throughout tropical Asia and Australia. It bears lots of small, edible, black fruits. It has light hairs on its branches and fairly attractive foliage, similar to the...

     
  • Amomum verum - Round Siam Cardamom
    $2.50

    10 seeds per pack. A medium sized ginger, native to tropical forests of Southeast Asia. Bears red colored, edible fruits, with strongly aromatic seeds that are used as a spice. Common as an understory plant in some forests,...

     
  • Amomum uliginosum - Amomum uliginosum
    $3.00

    5 seeds per pack. A lesser known ginger, native to Southeast Asia. Bears edible fruits with strongly aromatic seeds, which can be used for flavoring. Will grow to 5-10 ft / 3 m, with underground rhizomes and ornate,...

     
  • Amomum villosum - Sha Ren
    $3.00

    5 seeds per pack. A cardamom relative, native throughout Southeast Asia. It can be used much like cardamom and has highly fragrant seeds and fruits. This species is extensively cultivated in some areas, both for its fruits...

     
  • Amomum compactum - Round Cardamom
    $3.00

    5 seeds per pack. A relative of cardamom used both as a spice and for its young, edible shoots. Native to Indonesia, it is cultivated throughout the region for its highly aromatic fruits, seeds, and shoot. Low growing,...

     
  • Morinda coreia - Wild Forest Noni

    Morinda coreia - Wild Forest Noni
    $3.00

    5 seeds per pack. A wild noni species from India, bearing small fruits with general similarities to the common noni. The fruits are quite smelly (just like noni) and have a number of traditional medicinal uses. The fruits...

     
  • Diospyros rhodocalyx - Tako

    Diospyros rhodocalyx - Tako
    $2.50

    10 seeds per pack. An interesting Diospyros from the India-China region. It bears edible, orange-yellow persimmon-like fruits, which may or may not have a good flavor (sources vary). This species is most popularly and...

     
  • Cheilocostus speciosus - Crepe Ginger
    $2.00

    10 seeds per pack. A widely cultivated ornamental ginger, commonly found in tropical landscapes throughout Asia and the Pacific Islands. Has both attractive foliage and beautiful white flowers which grow from a red stalk...

     
  • Bomarea multiflora - Climbing Bomarea
    $2.00

    6 seeds per pack. A gorgeous subtropical vine with large clusters of ornate, multi-colored flowers. Native to Andean cloud forests. Vigorous grower to a few dozen feet. Needs climbing support for best growth. Tolerant of...

     
  • Baccaurea polyneura - Buah Jentik
    $4.00

    2 seeds per pack. A lesser known Baccaurea from Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand. Notable for its bright red to orange pulp, with a sour-sweet flavor. Has similarities to the Tampoi. The fruits are usually harvested from...

     
  • Aframomum melegueta - Melegueta Pepper

    Aframomum melegueta - Melegueta Pepper
    $3.00

    10 seeds per pack. A popular spice throughout West Africa, the ground seeds have a citrus-peppery flavor. They are used in a wide variety of foods and drinks, and occasionally as a substitute for black pepper. It is an...

     
  • Rainbow Beet Mix

    Rainbow Beet Mix
    $2.00

    (Beta vulgaris) 400 seeds per pack. A delectable and colorful assortment of beets, ranging from pink, to deep red, yellow and white. Tasty mild flavors, easy and fun to grow. #4439

     
  • Craig's Grande Jalapeno

    Craig's Grande Jalapeno
    $2.00

    (Capsicum annuum) 15 seeds per pack. A large jalapeno with plumper and longer fruits than standard varieties. Thick, flavorful, with nice heat. Pods can grow to 2-3 ounces. #4436 Open pollinated. 70 days.

     
  • Orange Crisp Seedless Watermelon
    $4.00

    (Citrullus lanatus) 5 seeds per pack. A delicious seedless watermelon, with bright orange flesh. Fruits are round, somewhat compact, and grow up to 15 pounds. Seedless watermelons need a pollinator, so seeds for both the...

     
  • Bowling Red Okra
    $2.00

    (Abelmoschus esculentus) 25 seeds per pack. A lovely, deep red colored okra, with long pods that grow to several inches. This is one of the longer fruited varieties, both tender and great flavored. Dates back to at least the...

     

 

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