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Seeds I have to trade:

  • Updated January 2011

    ORNAMENTALS
  • Allegheny Vine (Adlumia fungosa)
  • Bee-Bee Tree (Evodia or Tetradium daniellii)
  • Blackberry Lily
  • Butterfly weed (Asclepias incarnata): pink
  • Chinese Lanterns (Physalis alkekengi)
  • Columbine: Tower blue, William Guiness doubles
  • Coreopsis: Early Sunrise
  • Corkscrew Vine (vigna caracalla) fragrant cream and purple flowers (5 seeds per trade)
  • Liatis Aspera
  • Strawflowers: tall doubles mix
  • Zinnias: Persian Carpet, Pinwheel mix

    HERBS
  • Ashwagandha/Indian Ginseng (Withania somnifera)
  • Basil: lettuce leaf, lime, Siam Queen Thai
  • Perilla: green, red (reseeds invasively)
  • Toothache Plant (Spilanthes oleracea)

    FRUIT/VEGETABLES
  • Arugula
  • Asparagus Mary Washington
  • Chinese Wolfberry/Matrimony vine (goji berry)
  • Ground Cherry: Aunt Molly's
  • Jaltomato
  • Komatsuna/Japanese Mustard Spinach
  • Lettuce: Red Velvet, Chinese sword
  • Luffa: angled (edible; aka Chinese Okra) and smooth (for dishcloths/sponges)
  • Mizuna
  • Peppers: Fish, Jalapeno, Lemon Drop
  • Peas: Blue podded
  • Squash: Costata Romanesco, Guatamalan Blue Banana, Early White Bush Scallop, Yellow Crookneck, Zucchetta Rampicante Tromboncino
  • Tomatoes: Cherokee Purple, Kellogg's Breakfast, Opalka, Snow White Cherry
  • Watermelon: Blacktail Mountain, Orangeglo
  • West Indian Gherkin (Cucumis anguria)


Seeds I am looking for:

  • I love to try new things so I'm open to anything that you would recommend, but here are a few things that I'd like:

    FLOWERS
  • Asters: any
  • Aubretia: any
  • Clematis: any bush types or non-yellow nodding/bell-shaped types
  • Coleus
  • Coreopsis: Mahogney Midget or any dwarf red variety
  • Cyclamen: any that are hardy to z7
  • Dahlias: any, especially Black Beauty, Collarette Dandy
  • Echinacea: Double Decker, Razzmatazz, or any doubles
  • Fireweed (Epilobium angustifolium)
  • Gazanias: any
  • Helleborus: any
  • Hibiscus sabdariffa/Roselle
  • Lavender: Mailette, Rosea or any pink
  • Morning Glory: looking for a double white variety (if one even exists)
  • Nasturtiums: any
  • Night Blooming Jasmine (Cestrum nocturnum)
  • Passion Flower: any except incarnata and edulis, especially want p. mollissima
  • Primula: any
  • Salvia: any that are blue, purple, or white; any perennial
  • Stocks: any, especially pink or white
  • Zinnias: any dwarf or short variety
  • Any nectar or pollen plants for honeybees (goldenrod, crimson clover, vetch, bird's foot trefoil, etc.)
  • Anything for shade (except astilbe and hostas): I have a large bed in my front yard that is in full shade and need suggestions!
  • Border plants: any low growing or creeping varieties (12" or less) that will work well along the front of bed

    FRUIT/VEGGIES/HERBS
  • Asparagus: any purple speared variety
  • Beans: Fortex
  • Bittermelon
  • Cassabanana (Sicana odorifera)
  • Cucumbers: County Fair, Diva, Sikkim
  • Naranjilla (Solanum quitoense)
  • Peas any, especially snap or snowpeas
  • Pepino Melon (Solanum muricatum)
  • Stevia
  • Tomatoes: Sungold
  • Any unusual edibles that will grow in zone 7



Plants I have to trade:

  • Aloe Vera
  • Anise Hyssop (Agastache)
  • Butterfly bush: cuttings from Orchid Beauty and unknown white
  • Blackberries thornless
  • Blackberry Lilies
  • Christmas Cactuses: bright pink and peach
  • Clematis Sweet Autumn
  • Creeping Thyme
  • Cuban Oregano/Indian Borage/Plectranthus amboinicus: edible, wonderful thyme/oregano scent! (cuttings or rooted starts)
  • Echinacea: purple, white
  • Epiphyllum oxypetalum: cuttings
  • Fig: cuttings from Brown Turkey, Alma, Hardy Chicago, Panachee, White Marseilles, and an unknown dark fruited variety
  • Forsythia
  • Japanese Anemones: pink
  • Jasmine Maid of Orleans - rooted cuttings
  • Iris (Siberian): Cesar's Brother
  • Iris (tall bearded): purple, dark purple (almost black), yellow
  • Lily of the Valley
  • Oregano
  • Purple Passionflower/Maypop (Passiflora incarnata) rooted cuttings
  • Roses Mecene, The Fairy - cuttings
  • Tarragon (French)
  • Toona Sinensis (Chinese chop suey tree, Chinese cedar)
  • Thyme regular, orange-scented, and creeping
  • Sedum: unknown (possibly Autumn Joy)
  • Strawberries: Honeoye, Earliglow, alpine (Ruegens)
  • Variegated Vinca Major



Plants I am looking for:

  • Berries: gooseberries, elderberries
  • Camellias: fall/winter blooming
  • Caryopteris
  • Clematis: any, especially double flowered ones
  • Cyclamen
  • Echinacea: any doubles or any that are not purple/pink
  • Elderberries
  • Epimediums
  • Fruit trees: Asian pears (cuttings for grafting), cherry (cuttings for grafting), mulberry, paw paw, peach, plum, persimmon
  • Gooseberries
  • Grapes: muscadines
  • Helleborus
  • Hens and Chicks
  • Jasmines double flowering varieties
  • Michelia Champaca/Joy Perfume Tree
  • Mints: candy, blackberry, grapefruit, or other fruity types
  • Mock Orange
  • Nanking Cherry
  • Peonies
  • Raspberries Bababerry, Caroline
  • Roses: any climbing types that are black spot resistant (white or light pink preferred)
  • Salvia: any blue, purple, or white
  • Serviceberry/Juneberry
  • Strawberries any except Honeoye and Earliglow
  • Tulips: Angelique, or any double
  • Any plants, shrubs, or vines that will grow in dry shade
  • Also, mossy/vining things that will trail nicely over a shaded rock wall