seed sources
I have not ordered seed from all of these companies, but their offers are interesting. If you have special comments on your seed orders, varieties you particularly like, or seed companies to recommend that are not listed here, I would appreciate an email from you. Thank you.

Renee's Garden Seeds

-- heirloom and gourmet vegetable, flower, and herb seeds

Synergy Seed Exchange
PO Box 323
Orleans, CA 95556

--soybean variety selection for 35 varieties, extensive Heirloom grain and edible seedcrop cultivars, medicinals, florals as well as many rare and unusual heirloom legumes & vegetables

  Park Seed Company
1 Parkton Ave
Greenwood, SC 29647
tel. 800-213-0076

Abundant Life Seeds
PO Box 279
Cottage Grove, OR 97424
telephone: 541-767-9606
fax: 866-514-7333


Peaceful Valley Farm Supply, Inc.
P.O. Box 2209
Grass Valley, CA 95945
Tel:(530) 272-4769
Toll Free (888) 784-1722

-- organic seed and more

Territorial Seed Company
PO Box 158
Cottage Grove, OR 97424
telephone: 541-942-9547
fax toll-free: 888-657-3131

-- vegetable seeds, flower seeds, herb seeds, and a few specialty items such has garlic and potatoes and over 100 varieties of transplants, including all our selections of tomatoes and peppers now available as plants.
Grafted tomato plants also available.

Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds
2278 Baker Creek Rd
Mansfield, MO 65704

-- non-hybrid seed, Asian and European heirlooms, along with many old standard American varieties

-- Their print catalog has gorgeous photographs!

Pepper Joe's
7 Tyburn Court
Timonium, MD 21093
FAX: 1-410-628-0507

-- "hottest peppers in the world"


The Cooks' Garden
PO Box 535
Londonderry VT 05148

-- seeds & supplies for the kitchen gardener, national and regional specialities, international heirlooms and a selection of the world's top cut flowers for the table.

Bountiful Gardens
1726-D South Main St
Wilits, CA 95490
Tel: 707-459-6410
FAX: 707-459-1925

-- untreated open pollinated seed, rare & unusual, medicinal herbs, "super nutrition" varieties

Pinetree Garden Seeds
P.O. Box 300
New Gloucester, ME 04260 USA

-- vegetable, flower, and herb seeds in packets that contain the right amount for most home gardens, at reasonable prices. This makes experimentation much more affordable.


Comstock, Ferre & Co.
263 Main St.
Wethersfield, CT  06109
telephone: (860) 571-6590 or
(800) 733-3773
FAX:  (860) 571-6595

-- he oldest continuously operating seed company in the United States


Redwood City Seed Company

P. O. Box 361, Redwood City, California 94064 U.S.A.
Craig & Sue Dremann, Proprietors
PHONE: (650) 325-7333

-- heirloom vegetables, hot peppers, herb seeds, boasts of "world's hottest pepper", Capsicum annuum v. aviculare (which I plan to try).

The Natural Gardening Company
P.O. Box 750776
Petaluma, CA 94975-0776
phone: (707) 766-9303
FAX: (707) 766-9747


Evergreen Y.H. Enterprises
P.O. Box 17538
Anaheim, CA 92817
Tel / Fax: (714) 637-5769

-- large selection of Asian vegetable seeds. Of Yardlong beans alone they have 8 different varieties.


Franchi Sementi
Seeds from Italy
260 West Hendon Broadway, London, NW9 6BE
Phone : 0044 (0)20 8930 2516
Fax : 0044 (0)20 8930 2516

Renee's Garden Seeds
7389 W. Zayante Rd.
Felton, CA  95018
FAX:  831-335-7227

-- varieties that are very special for home gardeners, based on great flavor, easy culture and exceptional garden performance


Fratelli Ingegnoli - S.p.a. Buenos Aires, 54
20124 Milan
telephone: +39 2 5454688 or
fax: +39 2 54108520

-- Now in Italian language only


Thomas Etty Esq.,
Heritage Seedsman & Bulb Merchant
Seedsman's Cottage
Horton, Ilminster,
Somerset TA19 9RL
United Kingdom
Tel. +44(0) 01460 298249
Mobile: 07785777341

-- English company specializing in vegetable seeds from the 16th through 19th centuries.

Read the "Terms & Conditions" before attempting an order if outside the UK.

Heritage Vegetable Timetable lists vegetable varieties by probable year of introduction (ranging from 340 to 1900).


Richter's Herb Specialists
Goodwood, Ontario, Canada
L0C 1A0
Tel. +1.905.640.6677
Fax. +1.905.640.6641
Thompson & Morgan Seeds

Golden Harvest Organics LLC
404 N. Impala Drive
Fort Collins, CO 80521 USA
FAX: 1-413-383-2836

-- organic heirloom tomato seeds

Seed Savers Exchange

-- nonprofit tax-exempt organization that is saving "heirloom" (handed-down) garden seeds from extinction. 

Tomato Growers Supply
PO Box 2237
Fort Meyers, Fl 33902

-- peppers too


Seeds of Change
P.O. Box 15700
Santa Fe, NM 87506-5700
telephone: 1-888-762-7333
fax: 1-888-329-4762

-- the original and largest 100% certified organic seed company, open-pollinated heirloom, traditional, medicinal and original seed varieties

Totally Tomatoes
PO Box 1626
Augusta, Georgia 30903-1626
(803) 663-0016

-- peppers too

Heirloom Tomatoes
Robert Price
5764 Saucony Dr.
Hilliard, OH  43026

"Tomatoes with flavor... not the rubbery supermarket type."



Thomas Jefferson
Monticello garden shop
Post Office Box 316
Charlottesville, Virginia 22902

-- associated with Monticello and the Thomas Jefferson Foundation


J L Hudson, Seedsman
Star Route 2, Box 337
La Honda CA 94020

-- rare seeds from every continent; native plants from around the world, including flowers, vines, trees, cacti, culinary herbs, heirloom vegetables, ornamentals, hardy perennials, medicinal plants, and tropicals

Select Seeds Antique Flowers
180 Stickney Hill Rd
Union, CT 06076-4617
Fax: 800-653-3304
Phone :(860) 684-9310

-- open-pollinated heirloom flower seeds


John Scheepers Kitchen Garden Seeds
23 Tulip Drive
Bantam, Connecticut 06750 Phone: 860-567-6086
Fax: 860-567-5323

Shepherd's Seeds
(White Flower Farm)
telephone: 1-800-503-9624

Terroir Seeds



Johnny's Selected Seeds
184 Foss Hill Road
Albion, ME 04910

-- wide selection of quality vegetable, flower, and herb seeds to critical home gardeners and small commercial growers

Southern Exposure Seed Exchange
P.O. Box 170
Earlysville, VA 22936
Ph: 804-973-4703
Fax: 804-973-8717

-- organic open-pollinated, heirloom and traditional vegetables, flowers, sunflowers, herbs, garlic, and perennial onions

High Mowing Organic Seeds

Le Jardin du Gourmet
PO Box 75
St. Johnsbury Ctr., VT
tel. 1-802-748-1446

-- herbs, vegetables, flowers. Sample size seed pkts are $0.35;
larger pkts are $1.00

PO Box 9000, Charlottetown, PE, Canada, C1A 8K6
Phone: 1-902-368-7333
Fax: 1-800-686-0329

Native Seeds/SEARCH
526 N. 4th Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85705-8450
Phone: (520) 622-5561
Fax: (520) 622-5591

-- native American crop seeds and more

Siskiyou Seeds

Victory Seeds

-- open pollinated & heirloom seeds

New Dimension Seed
Dimension Trade Company
PO Box 1294
Scappoose, OR 97056
Phone: (503) 577-9382
Fax: (503) 543-4690

- Oriental wselections for summer & early autumn harvest and for cooler weather harvest. I found their Stallion white cucumber to be incredibly prolific in the greenhouse last year (planted in spring), even though these seeds are meant to be sown outdoors and harvested in cooler weather.

Stellar Seeds
S-6, C-38, RR 1 Sorrento, B.C. V0E 2W0

-- organic seeds

West Coast Seeds

Nichols Garden Nursery
1190 N Pacific Hwy
Albany, Or 97321-4598

-- vegetables, herbs and flowers from around the world

Stokes Seeds

fax: 1-888-834-3334
telephone: 1-800-396-9238

Whatcom Seed Company
P.O. Box 40700
Eugene, OR  97404 USA

-- some unusual seeds, mostly not vegetables

Ornamental Edibles
3272 Fleur De Lis Court
San Jose, Ca 95132
408-929-SEED (7333)
fax: 408-929-5775

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