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Seeds I have to trade:

  • Hello everyone!
  • Take a look and see if there is anything you want. If you want to trade larger seeds like beans, I prefer to do trades of 3 or more to make the most of postage costs. Will make exceptions for unusual or rarer varieties.
  • SEEDS I HAVE TO TRADE:
  • NOTE: MY Home-saved seeds were isolated by as much space as I could allow on my limited property, which is not as much as is recommended for complete purity,( I attempted bagging but it didn't go well) so I only offer trades of home-saved seeds of plants that, according to the book SEED TO SEED have a small chance of crossing occuring.
  • My home saved seeds were all grown organically.
  • PEAS(home saved)
  • Blue Podded Blauwshokkers pea (dry, soup pea)
  • Dwarf Grey Sugar (snow pea)
  • Oregon Sugar Pod (snow) OUt
  • Golden Sweet (snow) OUT
  • BEANS(Home saved)
  • True Red Cranberry (dry, pole)(2011)OUT
  • Tigers Eye (dry, bush, 2011) OUT
  • TOMATOS (Home Saved 2012)
  • Mrs Maxwell's Big Italian
  • German Black
  • Stupice
  • Tiger Like
  • Ester Hess
  • Thomesol White
  • Hundreds and Thousands (small cherry, good for hanging baskets)
  • Chocolate Cherry
  • Monomahk's Hat
  • Blondkopfchen
  • Ananas Noir
  • Valencia
  • Hillbilly
  • Coyote
  • Champagne Cherry
  • Ficarazzi
  • Whippersnapper
  • Costeluto Genovese
  • Pruden's Purple
  • Black Sea Man
  • Black Krim
  • Black from Tula
  • Carbon
  • Black Cherry
  • Matt's Wild Cherry
  • Yellow Pear Cherry
  • TOMATOES (home saved 2013)
  • Accordéon Orange
  • Amazon Chocolate
  • Amerikanskey Sladkey
  • Arbuznyi
  • Black & Brown Boar
  • Black Cherry
  • Black Prince
  • Bloody Butcher
  • Caspian Pink
  • Ceylon
  • Chocolate Stripes
  • Coeur De Boeuf Blanc
  • Danko Heart
  • De Barao
  • Eva's Purple Ball
  • German Queen
  • Gigantesque
  • Ildy
  • Kellogg's Breakfast
  • Kosovo
  • Large Barred Boar
  • Marjara
  • Midday Sun
  • Monomakh's Hat
  • Nature's Riddle Tomato
  • Nicholejevna Pink
  • Northern Lights
  • Oziris
  • Peppermint Purple
  • Pink Berkeley Tie Dye
  • Principe Borghese
  • Purple Russian
  • Rab Srce
  • Raspberry Miracle
  • Rebel Yell
  • Red Target
  • Riesentraube
  • Russian Queen
  • Sweet Carneros Pink
  • Tess's Land Race Currant
  • Tlacolula Pink
  • Tsar's Royal Gift Tomato
  • Volovsko Srce
  • White Furry Boar
  • Dwarf, Hanging Basket, Patio varieties:
  • Beaverlodge Slicer
  • Ditmarsher
  • Hundreds and Thousands
  • Silvery Fir Tree
  • 506 Bush
  • Dwarf Red Heart
  • Dwarf Wild Fred
  • Gold Nugget
  • New Big Dwarf
  • Otradnyi
  • Polish Dwarf
  • Summertime Gold
  • tazmanian Chocolate
  • Utyonok Dwarf
  • Hahms Gelbe Topftomato
  • Whippersnapper
  • Other(home saved)
  • Sunberry
  • Aton Basil


Seeds I am looking for:

  • UPDATED Nov 19, 2013
  • I am interested in just about anything, flower or vegetable or fruit or herbs, not already on my list of haves, so try me with whatever you've got. I especially like rare or unusual beans and peas and family heirloom seeds.
  • *Only heirlooms or OP varieties
  • Also, I prefer trades of at least 3 varieties, to make to most of shipping costs. That doesn't mean I don't want to trade if you only want to trade 1, it just means don't hesitate to offer a bigger trade.
  • NO TREATED SEEDS!!! I prefer organic or "natural" (grown without chemicals) on the veggies
  • Things I know I want:
  • Peas:
  • little marvel garden pea
  • Magnolia Sugar (will trade a few crown peas for these)
  • any edible podded (snow) or sweet for sure, but I also like regular garden peas
  • Beans:
  • Cascade Giant Pole **really, really want these
  • Any good snap beans that you would recommend
  • French filet type green beans
  • Homer Nelson Family Pink Tip Half Runner
  • Red Peanut Bean
  • Pink Peanut Bean
  • Swiss Landfrauen
  • Weinlanderin
  • Selma Zesta Pole Bean
  • Gold Marie Vining
  • Any heirloom pole beans, especially purple, striped, yellow, but I would love to try any color/type that you would recommend.
  • Cucumbers:
  • Hmong Red
  • Long bitter-free types
  • Mexican Sour Gerkins/Mouse Melon
  • Wild Cucumber ( Melothria pendula )
  • Cabbage Family:
  • Early head cabbages that would be good for saurkraut
  • Purple sprouting broccoli
  • Purple cauliflower
  • a good earlier variety of broccoli other than De Cicco
  • Kale, Redbor
  • Kale, Rainbow Lacinato
  • Lettuce/Greens:
  • Vivid Choy
  • Spicy Greed Mustard
  • Red Giant Mustard
  • Good King Henry
  • Tatsoi
  • Ching Chang Bok Choy
  • other baby bok choy
  • Mizuna, lime streaks and ruby streaks
  • Orach, any color but green
  • Head Lettuces, any you recommend
  • Iceburg
  • Pablo
  • Your favorite lettuce
  • Bloody Dock
  • Perennial greens
  • Bordeaux Spinach
  • Any good spinach
  • Roots:
  • Salsify
  • Homeschooler Parsnip
  • Cobham Improved Marrow Parsnip
  • Turga Parsnip
  • 3 root grex beet
  • Red Turnip
  • Squash:
  • Any cheese-, fairytale- or cinderella- type pumpkins
  • Cucuzzi/Cucuzza Italian gourd
  • Peppers:
  • Purple Cayennes
  • Trinidad
  • Other sweet/mild spice peppers
  • Purple Jalapeno
  • Hungarian black
  • Any peppers with a really good flavor or really pretty or unique look
  • Tomatos:
  • Sugar Plum Raspberry
  • Fruity Cherry
  • Rumi Banjan
  • Big Red
  • Spoon
  • Any good bicolor cherry tomatoes other than Isis Candy, (have it and love it)
  • A good green cherry, other than Green Grape
  • Herbs & Flowers:
  • Malvas other than Zebrina
  • Pineapple Sage
  • Verbena
  • Chamomile, roman
  • Anise
  • Thyme, especially wave or carpet varieties
  • blue spice basil
  • korean red hyssop
  • moldavian balm dragonhead
  • marshmallow
  • oregano, wild zatar
  • rue, herb o grace
  • valerian
  • Ashwaganda
  • Skullcap
  • Boneset
  • Self Heal
  • Valerian
  • Wild Garlic
  • **Interested in most medicinal herbs
  • FLOWERS
  • Aster, Andrella Super Mix
  • Aster, New York Aster, Michaelmas Daisy, Any vibrant purple or pink
  • Aster, China Aster 'Lilliput Blue Moon' (Callistephus chinensis)
  • Flowering Vine Rhodochiton atrosanguineum Purple Bell Vine
  • Flowering Vine Thunbergia alata Black-eyed Susan Vine
  • Flowering Vine Thunbergia alata Black-eyed Susan Vine African Sunset
  • Flowering Vine Thunbergia alata Black-eyed Susan Vine Susie White-eyed
  • Gaillardia Burgundy
  • Hardy Geranium, any color
  • Celosia: brights mixed color plume types, big red cockscomb, any really vibrant pink or red cockscomb or plum type
  • Cephalaphora aromatica
  • Naturtium, black or other very dark colors
  • Calendula, other than the very common yellow/orange ones
  • Poppy, any peony type
  • Poppy, Hungarian Bread Seed
  • Poppy, Mother of Pearl
  • Poppy, Flemish Antique
  • Poppy, California any color but orange
  • Penstemon Husker Red
  • Gaillardia Burgundy
  • Salpiglossis
  • Tassel Flower - Emilia javanica
  • Zinnia, Zahara Starlight Rose
  • Zinnia, Persian Carpet
  • Zinnia Pink Lemonade dwarf
  • Zinnia, any pretty dwarf variety
  • Zinnia, any named variety or mix. I just need to know the height and colors for my planting arrangement.
  • Dahlias
  • Sunflowers in red, brown, black, white, pale yellow, or bicolor
  • Morning glories, as long as the color/color mix is labeled
  • Nicotiana in green, red, pink, any but white.
  • Any nice scented flower or butterfly or hummingbird attractor that is easy to grow.
  • Bunny tail grass
  • Globe Amaranth
  • Money Plant
  • Marigold, Tashkent,
  • Marigold,red or partially red varieties
  • Marigold, Tangerine, Lemon, Mexican, Sweet, any of the different scented ones
  • Cup and saucer vine
  • Any other FAST growing, climbing flower
  • OTHER:
  • Perennial edibles that can survive zone 6
  • Yellow Sweet Clover ( the bigger flowering kind)
  • Red Clover
  • Bronze/Black Clover
  • Goji berry
  • Passiflora incarnata, aka Apricot Vine, Maypop,
  • Passiflora incarnata 'Alba'
  • LEEKS, any named varieties


Plants I have to trade:

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Plants I am looking for:

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