Loading... Please wait...

Herbs

Medicinal herb seeds from around the world.


  • Chrysanthemum coronarium - Shungiku

    Chrysanthemum coronarium - Shungiku
    $3.00

    400 seeds per pack. A popular ingredient in Cantonese cooking, Shungiku is appreciated both for its ornamental beauty and its edibility. The pretty flowers are reminiscent of daisies, and are edible raw and sometimes added...

     
  • 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...

  • Clitoria ternatea - Butterfly Pea

    Clitoria ternatea - Butterfly Pea
    $3.00

    10 seeds per pack. A fairly common legume in tropical Asia, it is best known for its beautiful blue (occasionally white) flowers and the blue dye obtained from the flowers that is used in the preparation of various foods and...

  • Clitoria ternatea - White Butterfly Pea

    Clitoria ternatea - White Butterfly Pea
    $3.00

    10 seeds per pack. Seeds are from a less common white flowered variant of the Butterfly Pea. A fairly common legume in tropical Asia, it is best known for its beautiful flowers. An herbaceous perennial, growing as a vine or...

     
  • Coriandrum sativum - Coriander

    Coriandrum sativum - Coriander
    $2.50

    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
    $3.00

    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
    $2.50

    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
    $2.50

    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...

  • Cymbopogon martinii motia - Palmarosa

    Cymbopogon martinii motia - Palmarosa
    $2.50

    100 seeds per pack. An important aromatic herb used to scent perfumes, essential oils and to repel insects. Its main component, geraniol, gives the leaves their sweet scent. The oils are also used medicinal to aid in sleep...

  • Diplotaxis erucoides - Wasabi Arugula

    Diplotaxis erucoides - Wasabi Arugula
    $2.50

    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...

     
  • Echinacea purpurea - Echinacea

    Echinacea purpurea - Echinacea
    $2.50

    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...

  • Ephedra nevadensis - Mormon Tea

    Ephedra nevadensis - Mormon Tea
    $3.00

    25 seeds per pack. An ephedra native to the high deserts of the Western United States. Mormon Tea was once used to prepare an herbal tea, but is now used as a tough and hardy landscape oddity. Has needle-like leaves and...

     
  • Ephedra sinica - Ephedra

    Ephedra sinica - Ephedra
    $2.50

    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. Originally from the Netherlands...

  • Eruca sativa - Arugula

    Eruca sativa - Arugula
    $2.50

    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...

     
  • Eruca sativa - Runway Arugula

    Eruca sativa - Runway Arugula
    $2.50

    250 seeds per pack. A tangy, oak-leafed arugula, with somewhat less pungency than standard arugula's. The short plants grow in a rosette form and are ornamental in their own right. Fast-growing and tasty fresh out of the...

  • Foeniculum vulgare - Fennel, Bronze

    Foeniculum vulgare - Fennel, Bronze
    $2.50

    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
    $2.50

    250 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...

     
  • 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...

  • Glycyrrhiza echinata - Russian Licorice

    Glycyrrhiza echinata - Russian Licorice
    $2.50

    15 seeds per pack. A lesser known licorice native to Asia, having important uses (along with G. uralensis) in traditional Chinese medicine. Grows to 6 ft. Hardy to zone 5. Leaves have a strange, aromatic scent. Perennial...

  • Glycyrrhiza glabra - Licorice

    Glycyrrhiza glabra - Licorice
    $2.50

    15 seeds per pack. A shrubby perennial growing to about 3-4ft that is the source of commercial licorice. The main part used of the plant is its roots which have the characteristic anise-like flavor. The licorice plant also...

  • Glycyrrhiza uralensis - Chinese Licorice
    $2.50

    20 seeds per pack. A shrubby perennial growing to about 3-4ft that is one of the sources of commercial licorice. The main part used of the plant is its roots which have the characteristic anise-like flavor. This Licorice is...

  • Hamamelis virginiana - Witch Hazel

    Hamamelis virginiana - Witch Hazel
    $2.50

    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
    $3.50

    15 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
    $2.50

    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...

     
  • Lavandula angustifolia - Lavender, Blue Hidcote

    Lavandula angustifolia - Lavender, Blue Hidcote
    $2.50

    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...

     
  • Lavandula angustifolia - Lavender, Dwarf Munstead

    Lavandula angustifolia - Lavender, Dwarf Munstead
    $2.50

    125 seeds per pack. A wonderful fragrance lavender with deep purple-blue flowers that have a heavenly, sweet aroma. A popular variety, it often flowers a few weeks earlier than other types. Tolerates heat well. Growth habit...

     
  • Lavandula angustifolia - Lavender, English

    Lavandula angustifolia - Lavender, English
    $2.50

    250 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...

     
  • Lavandula angustifolia - Lavender, Rosea

    Lavandula 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...

  • Lavandula dentata - French Lavender

    Lavandula dentata - French Lavender
    $3.00

    15 seeds per pack. Not to be confused with other lavender's having the common name 'French Lavender', this is a wild species, native to the Mediterranean region. Has an pleasantly aromatic, lavender-rosemary scent. Features...

     
  • Lavandula latifolia - Spike Lavender

    Lavandula latifolia - Spike Lavender
    $2.50

    50 seeds per pack. A strongly aromatic and lesser known lavender, native to the Mediterranean coast region of southern Europe. Known for its strong scent, which combines lavender with camphor, it has many of the same...

     
  • Lavandula stoechas - French Lavender

    Lavandula stoechas - French Lavender
    $3.00

    50 seeds per pack. Also known as Spanish Lavender, this lovely ornamental lavender species grows wild throughout much of the European Mediterranean region. Known for its scented flowers and foliage, it can be used much like...

     
  • Lepidium meyenii - Maca

    Lepidium meyenii - Maca
    $2.50

    15 seeds per pack. A subtropical biennial or annual grown for its fleshy, edible roots. The roots have a variety of edible uses, in making flour, brewing beer, and the leaves can be eaten like lettuce. Recently, maca has...

  • Lepidium peruvianum - Maca, Purple

    Lepidium peruvianum - Maca, Purple
    $2.50

    25 seeds per pack. Similar to Yellow Maca (or regular Maca), and common at cooler planting locations in its native range. A subtropical biennial or annual grown for its fleshy, edible roots. Native to the high Andes. The...

     
  • 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...

     

 

Join Our E-Newsletter!