Catalog Shopping for Seed Supplies

John Murray
WVU Extension Service

Need some help selecting varieties for the upcoming season? Why not shop at home with the latest catalogs? These 100+ companies offer a broad array of varieties, some of which feature resistance to devastating diseases. Others offer improved yield or fill a unique marketing niche. A brief summary of some of the most popular United States companies is given. This list is not all-inclusive and is not intended as an endorsement of these companies.

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Abundant Life Seed Foundation
1029 Lawrence Street
P.O. Box 772
Port Townsend, WA 98368
(360)385-5660, Fax: (360)385-7455

Catalog: $2. Rare, unusual, and heirloom species. Open-pollinated and naturalized seed.

Allen, Sterling & Lothrop
191 U.S. Route 1
Falmouth, ME 04105
(207) 781-4142

Catalog: $1. Basic vegetable and flower seeds particularly adapted to the climate of northern New England. Grass seed and supplies; also sell seeds in bulk.

American Daylily & Perennials
P.O. Box 210
Grain Valley, MO 64029
(800)770-2777, Fax: (816)443-2849

Select new hybrids and old-time favorites.

Archias' Seed Store
106 East Main Street
Sedalia, MO 65301
(816) 826-1330

Free catalog . Vegetable/flower seeds - supplies.

Asgrow Vegetable Seeds
1905 Lirio Avenue
Saticoy, CA 93004

Asgrow Vegetable Seeds is releasing its first comprehensive catalog in five years, featuring over 250 vegetable seed varieties for North America. The 1998 catalog includes traditional favorites and Asgrow’s newest products, Enterprise pepper and SunBrite tomato.

Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds
2278 Baker Creek Road
Mansfield, MO 65704
(417) 924-8917

Open-pollinated seeds. Quality, old-time, heirloom seeds for better yields, delicious flavor, and beautiful colorful fruit. A beautiful full-color catalog, sent on request.

Barney's Ginseng Patch
433 Highway B-GSG
Montgomery City, MO  63361
(573) 564-2575

         Booklet $3.00 Ginseng Golden, Seeds and Planting Roots

Barwacz Farm
05146 59th Street
Grand Junction, MI 49056
(616)253-4419 Fax: (616)253-4495

Blueberry, lingonberry, and cranberry plants -- propagation, production, and distribution.

Bentley Seeds
16 Railroad Ave
Cambridge, NY 12816
(518) 677-2603, Fax: (518) 677-5676

Free catalog. Vegetable, herb, and flower seed.

Berlin Seeds
5371 County Road 77
Millersburg, OH 44654-9104
330-893-2091 (ANS SERVICE)
Free catalog. Vegetables, strawberries, old apples. Seeds by the pound.
The Bethlehem Seed Company
P.O. Box 1351
Bethlehem, PA 18018
(610)954-5443, Fax: (610)882-9666
         Vegetable and flower seeds for the home gardener.
Black Diamond Nursery
21226 Mt. Gaylor Drive
Winslow, AK 72959
Tel/Fax: (501)369-4043
Specializing in berry plants, flowering bulbs, vegetable, and flower seeds.
Borbeleta Gardens
15980 Canby Avenue
Faribault, MN 55021
(507)334-2807, Fax: (507)334-0365

Catalog $3. Hardy lilies, Siberian iris, daylilies, and peonies.

Bountiful Gardens
18001 Shafer Ranch Road
Willits, CA 95490
(707) 459-6410
Free catalog in U.S.; $2 (U.S.) to foreign addresses. Vegetables - heirloom seeds. Sole U.S. source for Chase Seeds - European heirloom vegetables. Many unusual varieties.
Brittingham Plant Farms
P.O. Box 2538, Dept. NG18
Salisbury, MD 21802

Free catalog. Offers 25 varieties of the finest strawberry plants, plus blueberries, raspberries, blackberries, rhubarb, grapes, and asparagus.

Burgess Plant and Seed Company
905 Four Seasons Road
Bloomington, IL 61701
(309) 663-9551

Some unusual vegetables. Descriptions have lots of exclamation points! super this, and amazing that! And cheap prices.

W. Altee Burpee & Company
300 Park Avenue
Warminster, PA 18991-0001
A large variety of flowers and vegetables in a catalog with numerous pictures. They probably offer more exclusive varieties than any other supplier. Many flower varieties are unique.
D.V. Burrrell Seed Growers Company
P.O. Box 150
Rocky Ford, CO 81067-0150
(303) 254-3318

General. Vegetable and flower seeds, packets to pounds.

Butterbrook Farm
78 Barry Road
Oxford, CT 06483
(203) 888-2000
For seed list send SASE. Short-season vegetable seeds, low prices. Same-day service.
Carolina Seeds
P.O. Box 2658
Boone, NC 28607
(800)825-5477, Fax: (704)297-3888

Catalog $2. Heirloom and hard-to-find varieties.

Companion Plants
7247 N. Coolville Ridge
Athens, OH 45701
(614)592-4643, Fax: (614)593-3092

Six hundred varieties of common and exotic herb plants and seeds from around the world and our back yard.

Comstock, Ferre & Company
263 Main Street
Wethersfield, CT 06109
(203) 571-6590

Catalog $3. Vegetable, flower and herb seeds for the Northeast, from packets to pounds; old and new varieties.

Connell's Dahlias
10616 Waller Road, East
Tacoma, WA 98446
(253)531-0292, Fax: (253)536-7725

Catalog $2. Over 300 varieties; new introductions and old favorites from around the world.

The Cook’s Garden
P.O. Box 535 0
Warminster, PA 18974
(800) 457-9703

Catalog Free. A wonderful array of vegetables but specialty is salad greens including several mescluns. An added bonus is the recipes. Edible and cutting flowers.

Route 1 Box 32
Turpin, OK 73950
(405) 778-3615

Catalog $1. Open-pollinated corn. LSASE for information.

Crosman Seed Corp.
P.O. Box 110
East Rodchester, NY 14445
(716) 586-1928

Fifty cents for list. Vegetable seed, by the ounce, 1/2-lb., or pound. Also flower seed packets and a wildflower mixture.

Cross Seed Company
109 9th Street
Bunker Hill, KS 67626
(913) 483-6163

Catalog $1. Grain, beans, sprouting seeds.

Dan’s Garden Shop
5821 Woodwinds Circle
Frederick, MD 21701
(301) 695-5966

Free catalog . Flower, herb, vegetable seeds.

Daylily Discounters
One Daylily Plaza
Alachua, FL 32615
(904)462-1539, Fax: (904)462-5111

Catalog $2. Wide selection of award-winning daylilies.

Deep Diversity Catalog, aka Peace Seeds and Seeds of Change
Box 190
Gila, NM 88038
(505) 438-0024

Catalog $4, free seed list. 1,000 varieties emphasizing biodiversity; food plants, herbs, flowers, fiber plants, heirlooms, medicinals and plants with no known value.

DeGiorgi Seed Company
6011 N Street
Omaha, NE 68117-1634
(800) 858-2580, Fax: (402) 731-8475

Catalog: $2./Free. Flowers, vegetables, herbs.

DeGrandchamp's Blueberry Farm Inc.
15575 77th Street, Drawer NG
South Haven, MI 49090
(616)637-3915, Fax: (616)637-2531

Free catalog. Twenty-five varieties of northern highbush and lowbush blueberries, lingonberries, cranberries.

Delegeane Garlic Farms
P.O. Box 2561
Yountville, CA 94599
(707) 944-8019

Free catalog. Garlic.

Dixondale Farms
P.O. Box 127
Carrizo Springs, TX 78834
(210) 876-2430

Free catalog . Onion plants, lots of them.

East-West Seeds
120 State Street NE, Ste 1183
Olympia, WA 98501
(206) 357-1297, Fax (206) 754-6800

Free catalog/list . Edamame soybeans (4).

Evans Plant Company
Box 1649
Tifton, GA 31793
(912) 382-1337

Free catalog/list. Vegetable transplants.

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

Oriental vegetable specialists--over 200 varieties from Japan, Taiwan, China, Korea, Thailand, etc.

Farmer Seed & Nursery Company/House of Wesley
1706 Morissey Drive
Bloomington, IL 61704
(309) 662-3511

Free catalog. General vegetable and flower seeds.

Fedco Seeds
P.O. Box 520
Waterville, ME 04903-0520
(207) 873-7333

Catalog: $3. Vegetables, herb and flower seeds, selected for suitability to northeastern U.S. climate. Mostly open pollinated, many heirlooms and NO
genetically engineered seeds! Moose Tubers and Organic Growers Supply. There are also bulb & tree catalogs.

Ferry-Morse Seed Company
P.O. Box 488
600 Stephen Beale Drive
Fulton, KY 42041-0488
Discounts and free shipping offers.
Field and Forest Products, Inc.
N3296 Kozuzek Road
Peshtigo, WI 54157
(715)582-4997, (800)792-6220, Fax: (715)582-0181

Free list. Suppliers of quality mushroom spawn for the gardener.

Fieldstone Gardens, Inc.
620 Quaker Lane
Vassalboro, ME 04989-9713
(207)923-3834, Fax: (207)923-3836

Catalog $2. Hundreds of Northern-grown perennials. Specializing in McEwen Siberian iris.

Filaree Farm
182 Conconully Hwy
Okanogan, WA 98840
(509) 422-6940

Catalog $2. Certified organic by WSDA. Specialize in garlic only (more than 300 varieties). They give a family tree of garlic, have precise descriptions of the different varieties including taste & keeping quality. Small & bulk orders.

Fox Hollow Herb & Heirloom Seed Company
P.O. Box 148
McGrann, PA 16236
(888) 548-SEED, Fax: (412)548-SEED

All kinds of heirloom vegetables, herbs, and flower seeds. A lot offer .35 samplers or .75 packets. Tell how and when to plant on each one. Flowers same price and many esoteric ones along with Latin names.

Fred's Plant Farm
P.O. Box 707
Dresden, TN 38225
(901) 364-3754, Fax: (901)364-3322

Free catalog/list . Sweet potato plants.

206 W. Sutton Road
Sutton, MA 01590

List $1. Hybrid daylilies from seeds.

Fungi Perfecti
P.O. Box 7634
Olympia, WA 98507
Fax: (360)426-9377

Producers of gourmet and medicinal mushroom kits, spawn, and cultures.

Garden City Seeds
1324 Red Crow Road
Victor, MT 59875
(406) 961-4837, Fax: (406)961-4877

Catalog $1. Vegetables. Hardy varieties, many are heirloom, organic and/or open-pollinated. Roots and tubers.

George's Plants
Route 1, Box 194
Martin, TN 38237
(901) 587-9477

SASE. Sweet potato plants.

Gourmet Gardener
8650 College Blvd.
Overland Park, KS 66210

Catalog $2 refundable. 150 varieties of hard-to-find herbs, vegetables and edible wildflowers.

Green Mountain Transplants
670 Alfred Road
Arundel, Maine 04046
(207) 282-6444 Fax (207) 282-6966

Free catalog/list. Vegetable/flower transplants.

Gurney Seed & Nursery Company
P.O. Box 4178
Greendale, IN 47025
(513) 354-1492

Free seed and plant catalog. A couple complimentary comments from Gardens members.

Hancock Plants
18711 Mienck Drive
Fruitport, MI 49415

Free list. Some perennials, tomato/pepper plants.

Harris Seeds
355 Paul Road
Rochester, NY 14624-0966
(800)544-7938, Fax: (716)442-9386

Harris Seeds Professional Vegetable and Bedding Plant Growers’ Catalog offers growers a wide choice of vegetable and flower varieties that have been extensively trialed and selected for outstanding performance in northern U.S. markets. High quality seed and top-notch service are the qualities that have Harris Seeds customers coming back year after year. Vegetable Growers, and Professional Organic Seed catalogs available, all free.

Hazera (1939) Ltd.
1369 East Avenue
Chico, CA 95927-7335

Hazera presents its new catalog, comprising a vast selection of advanced vegetable seed varieties. Known for its specialty items of greenhouse tomatoes and peppers, Hazera also offers a wide selection of other products including melons, onions, cucumbers, and squash.

Heirloom Gardens
447 Amesbury Road
Lancaster, PA 17601
(717) 569-5906

Catalog $1. Antique (prior to 1920) flower, vegetable, & herb seed. Packets are $1.85 each.

Henry Field's Seed & Nursery Company
P.O. Box 397
Aurora, IN 47001
(513) 354-1495

Catalog Free. General seeds, plants, bulbs. Purchased by Gurnery's, they look very similar.

High Altitude Gardens
308 South River
P.O. Box 1048
Hailey, ID 83333
(208) 788-4363 FAX (208) 788-3452

Free catalog. Hardy herbs, wildflowers, vegetables for mountain gardeners.

High Mowing Organic Seed Farm
Tom Stearns
813 Brook Road
Wolcott, VT 05680
      Catalog $.50. Offers open-pollinated and heirloom varieties.
Holmes Seed Company
2125-46th Street, N.W.
Canton, OH 44709

Free catalog. Holmes’ catalog for commercial growers features over 900 different varieties from many of the mahor seed growers: Petoseed, Asgrow, Seneca Hybrids, Ferry Morse, Chriseed, Burpee and more. Holmes pays the freight on all seed orders within 1,200 miles.

Homestead Farm
P.O. Box 946
Idaho Springs, CO 80452
(303) 567-4886

Catalog: $4. Native plants, herbs, Siberian tomatoes transplants.

Horizon Herbs, LLC
PO Box 69
Williams, OR 97544 USA
Phone: (541) 846-6704
Fax:     (541) 846-6233
        Grow and distribute a great variety of medicinal herb seeds.  Catalog: $2.
Horizon Seeds
P.O. Box 886
Hereford, TX 79045
(806) 258-7288 or 7280

General. Specializes in native grasses and wildflowers; also sells hybrid corn and sorghum, legumes and cool season grasses.

Ed Hume Seeds, Inc.
P.O. Box 1450
Kent, WA 98035
Fax: (253) 859-0694

Catalog: $1. Short-season vegetables, herb, flower seeds.

Ison's Nursery & Vineyards
P.O. Box 190
Brooks, GA 30205
(800)733-0324, Fax: (770)599-1727

Free catalog. Fruit, nuts and berrier.

Jordan Seeds
6400 Upper Afton Road
Woodbury, MN 55125
(651)738-3422, Fax: 731-7690

Free catalog/list. Vegetable seeds wholesale.

Johnny’s Selected Seeds
955 Benton
Winslow, ME 04901
(800) 879-2258, Fax: (207) 437-2165

Free catalog . Highly recommended, especially for short-season crops. Vegetable, herb, flower and specialty seed. Request a catalog or be added to mailing list.

Johnson Nursery, Inc.
Rt. 5, Box 29-J, Dept. NGM
Ellijay, GA 30540-9294
(888)276-3187, Fax: (706)276-3186

Free catalog. Quality fruit trees with antique and disease-resistant varieties.

J. W. Jung Seed Company
335 S. High Street
Randolph, WI 53957-0001
(800) 247-5864

Free catalog . Since 1907. General seed/plant/supplies catalog. Nothing exotic. Features heirlooms and short season varieties.

Kilgore Seed Company
1400 W. First Street
Sanford, FL 32771
(407) 323-6630

Free catalog. Primarily vegetables, few flower and herb seeds.

Kitazawa Seed Company
P.O. Box 13220
Oakland, CA 94661-3220
(510)595-1188, Fax: (510)595-1860
      Free catalog/list . Japanese vegetables.
Landis Valley Museum Heirloom Seed Project
2451 Kissel Hill Rd
Lancaster, PA 17601
(717)569-0401 FAX 560-2147

Catalog: $2.50. Heirloom vegetables, antique scionwood.

D. Landreth Seed Company
180 West Ostend Street
P.O. Box 6246
Baltimore, MD 21230
(301) 727-3922, 3923, 3928

Catalog: $2.00. Old & open-pollinated vegetables.

D. E. Lark Seeds
P.O. Box 12243
Santa Rosa, CA 95406
(707) 584-3679

Free catalog. Vegetables.

Le Jardin Du Gourmet
P. O. Box 75
St. Johnsbury Ctr., VT 05863-0075
Tel/Fax: (802) 748-9592

.25 cent seed packets, shallots, herbs, gourmet foods

Henry Leuthardt Nurseries
Montauk Highway, Box 666-G
East Moriches, NY 11940
Specializes in dwarf, semi-dwarf, and espalier fruit trees.
Liberty Seed Company
P.O. Box 806
New Philadelphia, OH 44663
(216) 364-1611, FAX (216) 364-6415

Free catalog. Vegetable and flower seeds.

Lockhart Seeds, Inc.
3 North Wilson Way
P.O. Box 1361
Stockton, CA 95205
(209) 466-4401

Basic vegetable, flower, and grass seeds; seems geared more toward the commercial customer but does sell in packet quantities. Some different varieties than the usual. Minimum order $10.

Long Island Seed Company
1368 Flanders Road
Flanders, NY 11901

Free catalog/list. Vegetable blends, genetic diversity.

McFayden Seed Company
P.O. Box 1030
Minot, ND 58702-1030
(204) 725-7300 FAX (204) 725-1888

Catalog: $2.00. General vegetable and flower seeds, plants, trees, shrubs and bulbs, supplies. A number of early varieties for those in the North. There is also a Canadian address.

Mellinger's Inc.
2310 W. South Range Road
North Lima, OH 44452-9731

Catalog: Free in U. S.  Full line of Gardening Supplies including many items for composting, Seeds (Veg., Herb, Tree), Plants, Trees, Beneficial Insects, Greenhouses, Gift Certificates and more!

Meyer Seed Company
600 South Caroline Street
Baltimore, MD 21231
(410) 342-4224

Free 32-page catalog. General seeds. Mostly vegetables for Maryland and the Mid- Atlantic. Packets to pounds. Also supplies, bird seed.

Milaeger's Gardens
4838 Douglas Avenue
Racine, WI 53402-2498
(414)639-2371, Fax: (414)639-1855

Subscription $1. Over 1,000 varieties of perennial flowers, ornamental grasses, and decorative vines.

Moose Growers Supply
P.O. Box 520
Waterville, ME 04903
(207)873-7333 FAX 426-9005
Free catalog/list. Potatoes, supplies.
Musser Forests, Inc.
Rt. 119 N, Dept 12-B98
P.O. Box 340
Indiana, PA 15701
(800)643-8319, Fax: (724)465-9893

Evergreen and hardwood tree seedlings, ornamental shrubs, and ground covers.

Natural Gardening Company
217 San Anselmo Avenue
San Anselmo, CA 94960
(707) 766-9303 FAX: (707) 766-9747

Organic gardening products including organically grown seedlings; tools, irrigation and composting equipment, beneficial insects, organic fertilizers and pest controls, greenhouses, and wildflower seed.

Nichols Garden Nursery
1190 North Pacific Highway
Albany, OR 97321-4580
(541)928-9280, Fax: (541)967-8406

Free catalog. Nichols is a small supplier, but it offers many herbs and rare seeds at very reasonable prices. Flower varieties are limited, but a fairly large number of vegetables and herbs are offered.

Northplan/Mountain Seed
P.O. Box 9107
Moscow, ID 83843-1607
(208) 882-8040

Garden seed catalog $1.00; native seed list LSASE. Hardy vegetables/native plants.

Northwoods Retail Nursery
27635 South Oglesby
Canby, OR 97013
(503) 266-5432 FAX: (503) 266-5431

Fruit trees and berries, nut trees, bamboo, roses, vines, and several unique ornamentals, from Akebia to Wisteria. Kiwis, large bare-root plants. Also a flowering lawn mix.

Nourse Farms
41 River Road
S. Deerfield, MA 01373
(413)665-2658, Fax: (413)665-7888

Free catalog. Quality strawberry and raspberry plants. Also carry asparagus, blueberries, horseradish, and rhubarb.

Old Sturbridge Village Seed Store
1 Old Sturbridge Village Road
Sturbridge, MA,01566-1198
(508)347-3362 EXT 270 FAX 347-5375

Catalog $1.00. Heirlooms - vegetables, flowers, herbs.

Orol Ledden & Sons
P.O. Box 7
Sewell, NJ 08080-0007
(609) 468-1000 FAX (609) 464-0947

Catalog $1.00. Trade vegetable & flower seeds, lawn care supplies.

P & P Seed Company
14050 Route 62
Collins, NY 14034
( 800)449-5681 FAX (716)532-5690

Giant vegetable seeds. LSASE

Pacific Rim Seed Company
570 North 2nd Street
San Jose, CA 95112
(408)971-2050 FAX 971-1675

Catalog $2.00.Oriental vegetables, fruit, ornamentals.

Park Seed
1 Parkton Avenue
P.O. Box 46
Greenwood, SC 29647-0001

Free catalog. Park offers a wide variety of flowers and vegetables in a large catalog. It has a very useful index providing germination and culture data in the back of the catalog. Seed packets carry adequate detail on culture.

Peaceable Kingdom School
P.O. Box 313
Washington, TX 77880

Free catalog/list. Old Southwest vegetable/flower seeds.

Peaceful Valley Farm Supply
P.O. Box 2209
Grass Valley, CA 95945
(530) 272-4769, Fax: (530)272-4794

Free catalog. General. Organic, open-pollinated vegetable seeds, and bulk cover crops; wildflower, native grass and pasture seeds; bulbs, seed garlic, potatoes.

The Pepper Gal
P.O. Box 23006
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33307-3006
(954)537-5540, Fax: (954)566-2208

Pepper seeds and pepper-related items.

Perennial Vegetable Seed Company
P.O. Box 608
Belchertown MA 01007
(413) 529-0678

Catalog: $1.  Specializes in diverse selection of perennial vegetables, many heirlooms, and hard-to-find plants.

Peters Seed & Research
P.O. Box 1472
Myrtle Creek, OR 97457  
                   Free catalog.
1905 Lirio Avenue
P.O. Box 4206
Saticoy, CA 93007-4206

Free catalog. Petoseed, the hybrid vegetable seed company, offers a full line of high quality hybrid vegetable seed for every growing area. Watch for an all new Petoseed catalog coming Fall 1998.

Piedmont Plant Company
P.O. Box 424X
Albany, GA 31703
(912) 883-7029, Fax: (912) 432-2888

Free descriptive 12-page catalog. Field grown vegetable transplants, Vidalia onions. Min. order 12 plants per variety. Plants sold by the dozen, 50, 500, 1000.

Pinetree Garden Seeds
P.O. Box 300
New Gloucester, ME 04260
(207) 926-3400, FAX (207) 926-3886

Free catalog. Good selection of vegetable & ornamental seeds in small packets at very reasonable prices; small selection of bulbs (many row- run or smallish).

Pine Ridge Gardens
832 Sycamore Road
London, AR 72847

Catalog $1. Nursery-propagated wildflowers (in containers), unique ornamentals, iris, bog plants, and hostas grown in the Ozark Mountain foothills.

Plants of the Southwest
Rt. 6, Box 11A
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(800) 788- SEED, (505) 471-2212, Fax: (505) 438-8800

Catalog $3.50. General seeds and plants. Carry plants for a desert climate. Full range of chili peppers up to and including the Habanero. For price list send SASE.

Pony Creek Nursery
P.O. Box 16
Tilleda, WI 54978
(715) 787-3889

Trees and shrubs, vegetables, supplies

Raintree Nursery
403 Butts Road
Morton, WA 98356
(360)496-6400, Fax: (360)496-6465

Catalog $1. Five hundred proven, hardy, flavorful resistant fruit and nut trees, berries, vines, and bamboos.

Redwood City Seed Company
P.O. Box 361
Redwood City, CA 94064
(415) 325-7333

Free small, black and white catalog. Carries different varieties.

Reed’s Seeds
3334 N.Y.S. Rt. 215
Cortland, NY 13045

Reed’s Seeds offers seeds of the cole crops, with the primary focus on the development and marketing of its own cabbage varieties. Since cabbage is the specialty, efforts are also made in trialing and marketing varieties from other research programs.

P. L. Rohrer & Bros Inc.
P.O. Box 250
Smoketown, PA 17576
(717) 299-2571

Free catalog. Vegetables, flowers, farm seed (edible soybean). Variety is supposed to be comparable to Parks or Stokes.

Ronniger's Seed & Potato Co.
P.O. Box 307-A1
Ellensburg, WA 98926
Fax: (509)925-9238
Certified organically grown seed potato varieties for home gardener, small farmers and hobbyists.
Roswell Seed Company
P.O. Box 725
Roswell, NM 88201
(505) 622-7701

Basic list of vegetable and flower seeds, geared toward the wholesale customer though they do sell packets. Field seeds (alfalfa, oats, clover, etc.) sold in bulk; some supplies.

Rupp Seed Inc.
17919 County Road B
Wauseon, OH 43567

Rupp Seeds offers a catalog that is grower-friendly with accommodating package sizes. Featured are varieties of pumpkins, corn, peppers, tomatoes, and more, ranging from the top to the heirloom.

St. Lawrence Nurseries
325 State Highway 345
Potsdam, NY 13676

Northern climate fruit and nut trees, berry bushes.

Sand Hill Preservation Center
1878 230th Street
Calamus, IA 52729

Catalog 50˘ . Seeds, sweet potatoes, poultry.

Santa Barbara Heirloom Seedling Nursery
P.O. Box 4235 Suite I
Santa Barbara, CA 93140
(805) 968-5444, FAX (805) 562-1248
Free catalog/list. Organically grown heirloom seedlings. A very dedicated company.
Saunders Seed Company
101 West Broadway
P.O. Box 98
Tipp City, OH 45371

Free catalog/list.

John Scheepers Kitchen Garden Seeds
23 Tulip Dr, P.O. Box 638
Bantam, CT 06750
(860) 567-6086  

Free catalog/list.

Seed Savers Exchange
3094 N. Winn Road
Decorah, IA 52101
(563) 382-5900

Free catalog and brochure. A membership group dedicated to saving antique and heirloom varieties. Membership fees $15-$25.

Seeds Blum
HC 33 Idaho City Stage
Boise, ID 83706-9725
800/528-3658, FAX (208) 338-5658

Gardens members said some hard things about Seeds Blum some years ago, but they seem to have recovered since several people are recommending them again. General vegetable/flower seeds.

Seeds of Change
P.O. Box 15700
Santa Fe, NM 87592-1500
1/888/762/7333; FAX 1/800/392/2587

Organic bulk seed for the market grower. Heirloom vegetables. Carry many different grains such as amaranth, millet, quinoa, etc. Tomatoes (65 varieties!) and other vegetables. Unusual varieties. All organically grown.

Seeds West Garden Seeds
P.O. Box 27057
Albuquerque, NM 87125-7057
(505) 242-7474

Catalog $3.00/Free. Rare SW vegetables/herbs/flowers.

1225 Zeager Road
Elizabethtown, PA

Catalog: $3. The Seedway vegetable seed business produces, imports, and markets a full line of commercial grower vegetable seeds.

Select Seeds--Antique Flowers
180 Stickney Hill Road
Union, CT 06076-4617

Heirloom and choice seeds and plants.

Shady Oaks Ginseng Farm
Chris & Leslie Burdette
Rt. 1 Box 209
Poca, WV 25159
Toll Free: 1-888-304-5638

         A West Virginia company that grows ginseng and goldenseal roots and ginseng seeds.
Shady Oaks Nursery LLP
112 10th Avenue, SE
Waseca, MN 56093
(800)504-8006, Fax: (888)735-4531

Free catalog. Specializes in plants for shady places.

R. H. Shumway’s
334 W. Stroud St.
Randolph, WI 53956-1274
(800) 342-9461

Free catalog w/ nice old-fashioned illustrations. Basic collection of vegetable seeds, fruit, flowers. Also sells in bulk.

Siegers Seed Company
8265 Felch Street
Zeeland, MI 49494

Siegers Seed Company offers a complete listing of proven vegetable and herb varieties for commercial growers. Staffed by professional seed consultants, the facility maintains climate controlled warehousing, seed testing equipment and a shipping department to meet your expectations.

Silver Springs Nursery
Hcr 62 Box 86
Moyie Springs, ID 83845
(208) 267-5753

Catalog 50˘. Red German garlic, native groundcovers (barton 4.0), riparian plants.

Snow Pond Farm Supply
RR 2 Box 1009
Belgrade, ME 04917

Free catalog. 40 varieties of certified potatoes; soil amendments, fertilizers, season extenders, and other supplies.

Southern Exposure Seed Exchange
P.O. Box 460
Mineral, VA 23117
(540) 894-9480

Catalog $2. Seed only, mostly vegetables. Very detailed descriptions, planting instructions, etc. Mostly open pollinated heirloom varieties. Many varieties are especially for the climates of the Mid-Atlantic region.

Southern Seeds
P.O. Box 2091
Melbourne, FL 32902
(407) 727-3662 (Orders Only)

Catalog $1.00. General. Mostly edible species which do well in deep South. Sell all seed in packets only; most packets $1.50 ea.

Spring Hill Nurseries
110 W. Elm Street
Tipp City, OH 45371
(800)662-2589, Fax: (309)589-2096

Free catalog. Roses, trees, perennial flowering plants, and shrubs.

Steele Plant Company
212 Collins Street
P.O. Box 191
Gleason, TN 38229
(901) 648-5476

Catalog: send two first-class stamps. Sweet potato/vegetable plants.

Stokes Seeds
P.O. Box 548
Buffalo, NY 14240

Stokes Seeds’ full color, 112-page catalog is now available featuring over 450 vegetable varieties including many exclusives. As a distributor for all the world’s leading vegetable breeders, Stokes offers seed enhancement technology, including film coating, pelleting, and disease control. Stokes welcomes commercial orders of all sizes, has no minimum orders, and offers cash quantity discounts.

Sunrise Enterprises
P.O. Box 330058
West Hartford, CT, 06133-0058
(203) 666-8071 FAX (203) 665-8156

Catalog $2.00. Oriental vegetables.

Superior Seeds
P.O. Box 4873
Homestead, FL 33032
(888)214-7390, Fax: (305)258-9457

Catalog $1 (refundable with order). Commercial farmer vegetable and herb seeds are now available.

Sweetwater Farms
Route 1 Box 27
Weston, OR 97886
(503) 566-2756

Garlic, LSASE

Terra Viva Organics
505-1009 Expo Boulevard
Vancouver, BC
V6Z 2V9
Tel: (604) 899-9373
Fax: (604) 899-9374

Free monthly newsletter. Provides organic gardening products on-line for North American gardeners.

Territorial Seed Company
P.O. Box 158
Cottage Grove, OR 97424-0061
(800) 626-0866

Free catalog. Vegetable, herb & flower seeds adapted to the maritime Northwest. Supplies, books, tools, insecticides. Several compliments on their short turnaround time for orders

Thomas Jefferson Center for Historic Plants
Monticello, P.O. Box 316
Charlottesville VA 22902
(804) 984-9816, FAX (804) 977-61410

Catalog $1.00. A few plants, some fruit trees, and seeds collected from the gardens of Monticello. Other Jeffersonian gardening related items.

Thompson & Morgan Seedsmen Inc.
P.O. Box 1308
Jackson, NJ 08527-0308
(908) 363-2225 (800) 274-7333 for orders

Free catalog. Basic as well as unusual seeds and plants.

The Thyme Garden
20546-N Alsea Highway
Alsea, OR 97324
Tel/Fax: (541)487-8671

Catalog $2. Six-hundred-fifty varieties of organically grown herb seeds, plants, hop rhizones, tinctures, and beneficial insects.  Includes their folklore, history, uses, and recipes.

Tomato Growers Supply Company
P.O. Box 60015
Fort Myers, FL 33906
(899) 478-7333
Tomato specialist; a good number of peppers as well.

Tomato Tom's Seed Supply
Hc 75 Box 720
East Sebago, ME 04029
(207) 787-2734

Tiny cherry tomatoes. LSASE

Tomato Trove
P.O. Box 1170
Loomis, CA 95650-1170
Tel/Fax: (916)632-8761

Specialize in heirloom tomatoes.

Totally Tomatoes
334 W. Stroud St.
Randolph, WI 53956
(800) 345-5977 

Specialize in (surprise!) tomatoes. (This is a spin-off catalog from the Vermont Bean Seed Company.)

Otis S. Twilley Seed Company
121 Gary Road
Hodges, SC 29633

General flower and vegetable seeds.

Underwood Gardens Ltd.
1414 Zimmerman Rd.
Woodstock, IL 60098
(815) 338-6279

Catalog: $3. Specialize in rare, heirloom seeds for unusual vegetables, herbs and flowers, hard-to-find varieties, antique apples and more.

Van Bourgondien Bros.
P.O. Box 1000
Babylon, NY 11702-9004
(800)622-9997, Fax: (516)669-1228

Free catalog. Holland- and domestic-grown bulbs and perennials.

Vermont Bean Seed Company
334 W. Stroud St.
Randolph, WI 53956
(800) 349-1071

Free catalog. Vegetables

The Victory Seed Company
P.O. Box 192
Molalla, OR 97038

                     Family operated organization working to preserve heirloom and open-pollinated
                     seeds. Offers 200 varieties of vegetable, herb and flower seeds.
Whatcom Seed Company
PO Box 40700
Eugene, OR 97404

White Oak Nursery
6145N Oak Point Court
Peoria, IL 61614-3531
(309)693-1354 Fax: (309)693-0993

Price list $1. Specializing in propagation and sale of field-grown hostas.

Willard’s Weigh Herbs & Heirlooms
4579 West E Avenue
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
(616) 342-5636

Catalog $2.00. Herb plants & seeds, old flowers and vegetables.

Willhite Seed Company
P.O. Box 23
Poolville, TX 76076
(817) 599-8656, Fax: (817)599-5843

Free seed catalog with lots of melon varieties, including some exclusive ones. However, seed packets don't have planting information on them.

Wood Prairie Farm Seed Potatoes
RR 9 Box 164T
Bridgewater, ME 04735
(207) 429-9765, (800) 829-9765, Fax: (800)300-6494

Free catalog. Seed potatoes and other vegetables in bulk. Certified organic.