bernadette_gourder's GardenWeb Exchange Page

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Seeds I have to trade:

  • Updated Feb 2013
  • Lots and lots of vegetable seeds - we have a fruit and vegetable farm!
  • Ask for specific varieties and I'll let you know what we have exactly. Way, way too many to list here and it's always changing.
  • We have:
  • Sweet Corn
  • Beans
  • Peas
  • Carrots
  • Lettuce
  • Cabbage
  • Cucumbers
  • Summer Squash
  • Watermelon
  • Tomatoes, heirlooms included
  • Peppers
  • Radishes
  • Eggplant
  • Herbs
  • Winter Squash
  • Pumpkins
  • Gourds
  • ETC
  • Flowers: C = Commercial T = trade G = garden
  • Cosmos bipinnatus T & C (2009)
  • Cosmos sulphureous T (2009)
  • Cosmos picotee T (2009)
  • Cosmos Psych Pink T (2011)
  • Cosmos sensation mix (2011)
  • Marigold French red/yellow T (2011)
  • Rudabeckia hirta C (2009) and gloriosa C (2010)
  • Wild Flower mix, American Meadows C (2009/2010)
  • Ox-Eye Daisy C (2009)
  • Ensete Ventricosum (2010) T - 4 seeds
  • Gaillardia G (2009 and 2012)
  • Blue Flax Linum perenne C (2009)
  • Disco Belle Hibiscus G (2010)
  • Cornflower centaurea C (2009)
  • Cleome Apple Blossom T (2010)
  • Coreopsis E. Sunrise T (2009)
  • Aster Crego C&T (2010)
  • Zinnia mix C&T (2010)
  • Moss Rose Portulaca Magic Carpet mixed colors T (2010)
  • Marigold French, red and yellow mix T (2010)
  • Calendula T (2010)
  • Mixed Toad Liles T (2012)
  • Mallow, Mystic Merlin T (2011)
  • Chinese Aster G and C (2010)
  • Baby Blue Eyes C (2012)
  • Livingstone Daisy C (2012)
  • Malva Zebrina C (2011)
  • African Daisy C (2011)
  • Ornamental Hot Pepper, Prairie Fire C (2012)
  • Clarkia, Double Mix C (2012)
  • Nigella, Love in a Mist, Miss Jekyll C & T (2012)
  • Foxglove, Excelsior C (2013)
  • Foxglove, Apricot Beauty C (2013)
  • Paper Daisy Helipterum roseum C (2013)
  • California Poppy, Red Chief C (2014)
  • Campanula Cups and Saucers C (2014)
  • Rhododendron seeds G (2014)
  • Heuchera seeds, purple leaves G (2014)
  • Hydrangea, Pinky Winky G (2014)
  • Sedum, Autumn Joy G (2014)


Seeds I am looking for:

  • Fragrant Orchids
  • Morning Glories
  • Begonias: any kind
  • Hollyhocks, the good old fashioned kind.
  • Sedum groundcovers
  • Flowering Kale
  • Perennial poppies (huge packet to cover entire yard!)
  • Hardy Hibiscus - blue chiffon or other double are my favorite. I am looking for both the shrub kind and the hardy tropical looking ones that die to the ground and grow back each year.
  • Flowering Maple houseplant
  • Hardy Primulas
  • Fall blooming perennial flowers for zone 5b. I have very little blooming plants in fall and really want to have some hardy mums and Colchicum.
  • Hundreds and Thousands tomato - or another super miniature tomato plant for 6" pots or hanging baskets.
  • Very unique, very tasty, and small in size heirloom tomato.


Plants I have to trade:

  • NOTICE: I AM NOT TRADING PLANTS AT THIS TIME.
  • Rose cuttings from:
  • New Dawn Climber
  • Joseph's Coat Climber
  • Fragrant Cloud Tea
  • Alchemist Heirloom Rambler
  • Don Juan Climber
  • Columbine
  • A good many shade-loving plants that could use division - ask me.
  • Akebia Vine (1)
  • Seeded Green Grapes (very sweet) rooted plants
  • Michigan Holly air layered rooted plant
  • Jade Plant cuttings
  • Tulip bulbs (Firespray mostly)
  • White and Purple Datura plants
  • Dicentra
  • Morning Glory plants
  • Non-stop pink begonia plants
  • Tomato and eggplant bareroot plants
  • Privet seedlings planted early 09
  • Climbing Hydrangea seedlings planted early 2010
  • Hibiscus Disco Belle seedlings planted early 2010
  • Crabapple seedlings planted early 2010
  • American Bittersweet vine planted early 09
  • Cuttings of various trees and shrubs: eg. Ginkgo, Rhododendron, Azalea, etc.
  • Simple Layerings of:
  • American holly
  • Nancy magnolia (A 2 story tree with big purple blooms.)
  • Forsythia
  • Lilac (common)
  • Red bud seedlings of all sizes
  • Lily of the Valley
  • Snowdrops
  • Ostrich Ferns
  • Maiden Hair Ferns
  • Purple Violets
  • Evening Primrose
  • Old fashioned foxglove
  • Money Plant -Lunaria
  • Pink Lychnis
  • Sweet William of many different colors
  • Various purple bearded Irises
  • Old fashioned daylilies
  • Creeping Jenny groundcover
  • Yellow Lamium groundcover
  • Canadian Anemone seedlings
  • Wild geraniums
  • Wild white phlox
  • Tall pink phlox
  • Old fashioned Holly Hocks
  • Yucca (seeds, too)
  • Agastache (Anise Hyssop) purple and Jubilee.
  • 4 O'clock flowers
  • May Apples - Podophyllum peltatum
  • Strawberries
  • Yellow Sedum groundcover
  • Campanula seedlings mix
  • the list goes on . . . . ask me if you don't see something I listed, I just might have it!
  • Non-plant stuff:
  • Crafted gourds. See website: bernadettesgourdcreations.blogspot.com


Plants I am looking for:

  • NOTICE: I AM NOT TRADING PLANTS AT THIS TIME.
  • HARDY CHRYSANTHEMUMS
  • A VARIETY OF PAINTED FERNS or some colorful foliage to fill in my fern garden (I love ferns, though!)
  • ORCHIDS
  • Begonias
  • Shrubs noted for fall foliage and or blooms.
  • Evergreen/fir shrubs
  • Rhododendrons
  • Tree Hibiscus (are there any dwarf kind?)
  • Hydrangea in blue
  • Peonies
  • Any dwarf flowering shrub hardy to zone 5
  • Clematis vine that is fragrant
  • Franklinia shrub
  • Summer and fall bulbs and flowers for part shade
  • Hosta
  • Heuchera
  • Ferns
  • White Lilies
  • Groundcover rose, small shrub rose, climber (colors: red, dark pink or purple, and yellow) * Because I am going into container plants I am mostly looking for miniature roses now. Although a lovely groundcover or small shrub rose would be wonderful.
  • Fine Gardening magazine back issues
  • Birdhouse
  • Bird feeders
  • Plant markers