diana_lynn's GardenWeb Exchange Page

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Seeds I have to trade:

  • All seed was collected from my garden except those marked with "T," which are extras from generous traders. A few packs are left over from springs sowing. They are clearly marked "leftover" and are included here just in case anyones feeling lucky!
  • FLOWERS AND ORNAMENTALS
  • African daisy (dimorphotheca, osteospermum or arctotis--not sure which) - yellow
  • Aster (callistephus chinensis) - pink/white mix - T, leftover
  • Bachelors buttons (centaurea cyanus) - mixed
  • Balloon flower (platycodon grandiflorus) - white - T, leftover
  • Black-eyed susan (rudbeckia hirta) - annual
  • Black-eyed susan (rudbeckia hirta) - perennial
  • China pinks (dianthus chinensis) - pink w/dark pink centers
  • Coneflower (echinacea) - purple
  • Evening primrose (oenothera biennis) - tall variety, 4-6 ft. high - T
  • Golden aster (chrysopsis) - yellow - from neighbors garden; 90% certain this is chrysopsis
  • Hardy hibiscus - fuschia, cannabis leaved
  • Hollyhock (alcea rosea) - pale pink
  • Hosta "Plantaginea"
  • Indian Blanket (gaillardia pulchella) - unknown variety, red w/yellow tips, 2-2.5H
  • Lambs ears (stachys byzantina)
  • Larkspur (consolida) - purple (T), pink, blue, or mix of blue w/some pink and white
  • Love-in-a-mist (nigella) - mixed white and pale blue
  • Mallow (malva nicaeensis) - dwarf variety, 2 ft. high
  • Marigold (tagetes) - unknown variety, yellow - T
  • Mexican hat (ratibida) "Unusual" - yellow with reddish-maroon splotch at base of petals
  • Mexican sunflower (tithonia) - deep orange
  • Mock orange (philadelphia lewisii) - T
  • Phlox (phlox paniculata) - pale pink
  • Poppy (papaver) - annual type; almost a salmon pink, some ruffled, some single petalled
  • Poppy (papaver) - mix of unknown types/colors - T
  • Pot marigold (calendula) - mixed colors
  • Safflower (carthamus tinctorius) - T
  • Shasta daisy (chrysanthemum maximum) "Alaska"
  • Shasta daisy (chrysanthemum maximum) "Silver Princess"
  • Sweet William (dianthus barbatus) - unknown color - T
  • Tickseed (coreopsis) - unknown type labeled "small coreopsis", 1 small trade - T
  • Tickseed (coreopsis) - unknown type labeled "yellow coreopsis," 1 small trade - T
  • Zinnia "Orange Profusion" - dwarf type, single petalled flowers
  • Zinnia - mix of unknown types/colors - T, leftover
  • Zinnia - tall variety, shades of pink - T, leftover
  • Zinnia - dwarf yellow
  • EDIBLES
  • Anise (pimpinella anisum) - T
  • Basil (ocimum basillicum)
  • Cinnamon Basil - T, leftover
  • Chives (allium purpurascens)
  • Purple sage (salvia) - T, leftover
  • Hot pepper (capsicum annuum) - "Thai Red" - T


Seeds I am looking for:

  • ***** NEW --- ADDED 2/7/09 ******
  • Cipollini onions
  • Any pearl or very small onion
  • ******ADDED 1/29/09****
  • Italian flat-leaf parsley
  • Bleeding heart, white (dicentra spectabilis "Alba"
  • Fringed bleeding heat, white (dicentra eximia "Alba")
  • Wake Robin (trillim) - any but particularly trillium sessile
  • Toad lily (tricyrtix hirta)
  • Siberian bugloss/False forget-me-not (brunnera macrophylla)
  • Foamflower (tiarella)
  • Jack in the pulpit (arisaema)
  • Lily of the Valley, striped-leaved (convallaria majalis "Albostriata)
  • Foxglove (digitalis)
  • Jacob's ladder (polemonium)
  • Bloodroot (sanguinaria canadensis)
  • Paris (paris)
  • ***ORIGINAL LIST - STILL WANT THESE***
  • VEGGIES:
  • I'd particularly like varieties that are drought tolerant, save space (like climbers or dwarf varieties), or can tolerate some shade. If you have any suggestions, I'd be interested!
  • BEANS:
  • Blue Lake FM-1
  • McCaslan Pole
  • Romano (Italian Pole)
  • Any stringless climber
  • BRUSSEL SPROUTS:
  • Any type
  • CARROTS:
  • Early Chantenay, Red-Cored
  • Any other type that tolerates some clay
  • CAULIFLOWER:
  • Snow Crown Hybrid
  • CUCUMBERS:
  • Spacemaster Bush
  • Marketer
  • Poinsett 76
  • Open to suggestions (eating cukes, not pickling)
  • LETTUCES:
  • Corn Salad (Fetticus)
  • Upland Cress
  • Black-Seeded Simpson
  • Simpson Elite
  • Prizehead
  • Red Salad Bowl
  • Oak Leaf
  • Buttercrunch (Butter King)
  • Green Ice Lettuce
  • Any heat-tolerant or slow-bolting type
  • LIMA BEANS:
  • King of the Garden Pole
  • Large Speckled (Christmas Pole) Lima
  • Florida Speckled Butter Pole Lima
  • Any easy-shelling climber
  • PEAS:
  • Icebreaker
  • Little Marvel
  • Green Arrow
  • Wando
  • Eclipse
  • Any easy-shelling, high-yielding or heat tolerant varieties
  • PEPPERS:
  • Golden Summer Hybrid
  • Jupiter
  • Red Beauty Hybrid
  • Any yellow or orange type
  • Any suggestions
  • RADISHES:
  • French Breakfast
  • Cherry Belle
  • Red Meat
  • Any that tolerate clayey soil
  • SPINACH:
  • Bloomsdale Long Standing
  • Tyee Hybrid
  • New Zealand Tetragonia
  • Any short-season or heat-tolerant variety
  • SQUASH:
  • Carnival Hybrid Winter Squash
  • Any yellow, zucchini, or pattypan squash (seeking space-savers or varieties w/extra high yield so I can grow fewer plants and save space that way)
  • SUGAR SNAP & SNOW PEAS:
  • Sugar Star (snap)
  • Sugar Sprint (snap)
  • Any stringless variety
  • TOMATOES:
  • Roma
  • Yellow Pear
  • Bush Goliath VFN
  • Cluster Goliath
  • Any currant tomato (they do well in part shade)
  • Any determinate-type cherry tomato
  • Any bush-type tomato
  • HERBS:
  • Catnip (nepeta)
  • Parsley
  • FLOWERS:
  • Goldenstar (chrysogonum virginianum)
  • Lisianthus/Prairie gentian (eustoma grandiflorum) - pink, double petalled variety
  • Lupine (lupinus polyphyllus) "Russell" - white
  • Winter aconite (eranthis hyemalis or eranthis cilicica)
  • Cranesbill geranium (geranium pusillum)
  • Coral bells (heuchera)


Plants I have to trade:

  • I don't really ship plants any more, but if you're in the Baltimore area, drop me an e-mail and I'll let you know what I have.


Plants I am looking for:

  • Hostas
  • Ferns
  • Winter aconite (eranthis hyemalis or cilicica) - bulbs
  • Coral bells (heuchera)
  • Cranesbill geranium (geranium pusillum)