New varieties for 2018

Mayan Jaguar lettuce Three Root Grex beet Barese chard

For 2018, we're adding 25 new varieties to our listings. In our trials, Jasmyn Rissie and Aji Chinchi Amarillo hot peppers impressed us with their fruity flavors. Barese chard impressed us with its tenderness, and Zapallo del Tronco impressed us with its yield.


Featured Bulk sizes

Oxheart carrot Abundant Bloomsdale Spinach Lacinato Kale

Space-saving Burpee's Butterbush squash also tastes great. Cherokee Purple tomatoes is a favorite at our tomato tastings. Susana Lein has been selecting Kentucky Rainbow corn since 2001.


Returning varieties for 2018

Grandma Nellie's Yellow Mushroom bean Purple Dragon carrot Amish Snap pea

Grandma Nellie's Yellow Mushroom bean, Purple Dragon carrots, and Dr. Carolyn tomato are back this year.


New Books

Collards book Planet Whizbang Southern Provisions

We added 3 books to our selection for 2017. Collards: A Southern Tradition from Seed to Table inspired the Heirloom Collard Project. The Planet Whizbang Idea Book for Gardeners is full of DIY projects for frugal gardeners. Southern Provisions: the Creation and Revival of a Cuisine tells the stories of folks working to revive Southern cuisine.



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Southern Exposure Catalog

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