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Common Juniper Juniperus communis
Prices start at : 6.95 USD / 1 packet

It is a shrub or small tree , very variable and often a low spreading shrub, but occasionally reaching 10 m tall. Common Juniper has needle-like leaves in whorls of three; the leaves are green, with a single white stomatal band on the inner surface.
  • Height: 5-30 feet
  • Germination Test Type: Actual
  • Collection Locale: Italy
  • Species: communis
  • Seeds Per Pound: 54,480
  • Botanical Name: Juniperus communis
Massachusetts
Boston
Sweet Banana Pepper Capsicum annuum   Sweet Banana
Prices start at : 1.95 USD / 1 packet

* Produces an abundance of long yellow sweet peppers from mid summer until frost.
  • Quantity: 1.53 lb
  • Seeds Per Pound: 68,100
  • Germination: 91%
  • Height: 20-60 inches
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Collection Locale: Oregon
Massachusetts
Boston
Two needle Pinyon Pine, Two needle Pinyon, Colorado Pinyon Pine, Pinyon Pine Pinus edulis     - Pinus cembroides  edulis
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

Rich in oil, protein and thiamine. * The seed can be ground into a meal and used in stews, making bread, cakes etc and in making nut butter. The jay uses the seeds as a food resource.
  • Height: 25 feet
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Crop Year: 2015
  • Common Name: Two needle Pinyon Pine, Two needle Pinyon, Colorado Pinyon Pine, Pinyon Pine
  • Family: Pinaceae
  • Genus: Pinus
Massachusetts
Boston
Early Jalapeno Pepper Capsicum annuum   Early Jalapeno
Prices start at : 1.95 USD / 1 packet

* The seed germinates in 2-3 weeks and should be started indoors in April/May. * This variety is very heavy yielding over a long season. * The fruits are dark green maturing to red.
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: annual
  • Height: 20-60 inches
  • Crop Year: 2016
  • Purity: 99%
  • Cultivar: Early Jalapeno
  • Genus: Capsicum
Massachusetts
Boston
Carolina Buckthorn, Indian Cherry Rhamnus caroliniana     - Frangula caroliniana
Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

Frangula caroliniana ), the Carolina Buckthorn , is an upright shrub or small tree native to the Southeastern United States . * Rhamnus caroliniana ( syn. It is native from New York to Nebraska south to Mexico and Florida.
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 15
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Botanical Name: Rhamnus caroliniana
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 6
  • Family: RHAMNACEAE
  • Common Name: Carolina Buckthorn, Indian Cherry
Massachusetts
Boston
Desert Olive, Wild Olive, New Mexican Privet Forestiera neomexicana
Prices start at : 10.95 USD / 1 packet

* Succeeds in most soils. Requires a sunny position and a well-drained soil. * Although only 4 - 8mm long, it's fruit has been suggested as a substitute for the true olive, Olea europaea.
  • Collection Locale: New Mexico
  • Purity: 98%
  • Common Name: Desert Olive, Wild Olive, New Mexican Privet
  • Quantity: 0.07 lb
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 6
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 33
Massachusetts
Boston
Pecan Carya illinoinensis  commercial varieties
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

* The pecan (pronounced /p??k??n/ , /p??kaen/ , or /?pi?kaen/ ), Carya illinoinensis or illinoensis , is a species of hickory , native to south-central North America , in Mexico from Coahuila south to Jalisco and Veracruz , in the United States from southern...
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 9
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Species: illinoinensis
  • Height: 65-130 feet
  • Quantity: 40.65 lb
  • Germination: 98%
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Boston
Silverberry, American Silverberry, Wolf-willow, Wolf Willow Elaeagnus commutata
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

* Elaeagnus commutata ( American Silverberry or Wolf-willow ), is a species of Elaeagnus native to western North America , from southern Alaska through British Columbia east to Manitoba , and south to Utah and across the upper Midwestern United States...
  • Common Name: Silverberry, American Silverberry, Wolf-willow, Wolf Willow
  • Botanical Name: Elaeagnus commutata
  • Purity: 99%
  • Quantity: 58.5 lb
  • Collection Locale: Russia
  • Germination: 98%
Massachusetts
Boston
Rape, Dwarf Essex Rape Brassica napus   Dwarf Essex
Prices start at : 1.95 USD / 1 packet

Sow 5-15 lbs./acre. * Rapeseed ( Brassica napus ), also known as rape , oilseed rape , rapa , rappi , rapaseed and (in the case of one particular group of cultivars , canola ) is a bright yellow flowering member of the family Brassicaceae (mustard or...
  • Botanical Name: Brassica napus Dwarf Essex
  • Cultivar: Dwarf Essex
  • Species: napus
  • Genus: Brassica
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 227
  • Quantity: 1.41 lb
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Boston
Blue Paloverde Parkinsonia florida     - Cercidium floridum    , Cercidium floridum floridum
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

He obtained specimens near Hermosillo, in Sonora, Mexico, in 1830. * Parkinsonia florida grows to heights of 10–12 metres (33–39 ft). Cercidium floridum), is a species of palo verde native to the Sonoran Deserts in the Southwestern United States and...
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 8
  • Genus: Parkinsonia
  • Collection Locale: Thermal, CA
  • Crop Year: 2016
  • Quantity: 1.71 lb
  • Purity: 99%
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Boston
Hedgehog Gourd, Wild Cucumber, Teasel Gourd Cucumis dipsaceus
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

* It is loaded with nutrients and antioxidants so is often recommended as a nutraceutical supplement. * It is a sprawling vine 8-10 feet long. * This wild cucumber has edible fruit which are very tasty when green and extremely bitter when yellow and fully...
  • Germination: 99%
  • Botanical Name: Cucumis dipsaceus
  • Family: Cucurbitaceae
  • Height: 8-10 feet
  • Seeds Per Pound: 99,880
  • Species: dipsaceus
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Boston
Chinkapin, Chinquapin Castanea pumila  ashei   - Castanea ashei
Price : CALL

* It grows best on well-drained soils in full sun or partial shade. * It is a spreading shrub or small tree, reaching 2–8 m in height at maturity. * Native Americans made an infusion of chinkapin leaves to relieve headaches and fevers.
  • Genus: Castanea
  • Family: Fagaceae
  • Botanical Name: Castanea pumila ashei
  • Variety: ashei
Massachusetts
Boston
Silver Buffaloberry, Bullberry, Thorny Buffaloberry, Bull Berry Shepherdia argentea
Price : CALL

* The plants can be grown as a hedge and windbreak. Because it has a wide-ranging root system, forms thickets and is wind tolerant, it is sometimes planted for erosion control. * Lovely silvery leaves, to 2", thorny; red or orange fruit, edible, used...
  • Genus: Shepherdia
  • Family: Elaeagnaceae
  • Height: 6-18 feet
  • Botanical Name: Shepherdia argentea
Massachusetts
Boston
Watermelon Citrullus lanatus   Crimson Sweet
Prices start at : 1.95 USD / 1 packet

* Crimson Sweet is a heirloom variety that has been around a long time. * It was an All American winner in 1964. Oval to round fruit with red sweet flesh and small seeds, maturing in 85 days.
  • Germination: 98%
  • Cultivar: Crimson Sweet
  • Botanical Name: Citrullus lanatus Crimson Sweet
  • Family: Cucurbitaceae
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 22
  • Species: lanatus
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Boston
Wavyleaf Oak Quercus undulata     - Quercus x undulata
Price : CALL

* A decoction of the root bark has been used to treat internal pains. Such hybrids are usually referred to as the Quercus × undulata complex because of widespread application of the latter name to various populations.
  • Botanical Name: Quercus undulata
  • Species: undulata
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
  • Genus: Quercus
Massachusetts
Boston
Blackberry Rubus alleghaniensis
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

A pleasant sweet and somewhat spicy flavour. * The fruit is eaten raw, cooked or dried for later use. * White flowers, tasty black berries; substantial arching canes; can spread rapidly in good soil; may stay as low as 2' in dry soil; native from Nova...
  • Germination: 77%
  • Seeds Per Pound: 194,740
  • Family: ROSACEAE
  • Crop Year: 2018
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Collection Locale: Pennsylvania
Massachusetts
Boston
Sword Jackbean Canavalia gladiata
Prices start at : 9.95 USD / 1 packet

In Telugu it is called 'chamma kaya' also called 'Tammi kaya' * The fruits are eaten as a vegetable in Africa and Asia. * The legume is a used as a vegetable in interiors of central and south central India, though not commercially farmed.
  • Quantity: 5.15 lb
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 10
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Species: gladiata
  • Family: Fabaceae
  • Seeds Per Pound: 224
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Boston
Blessed Milkthistle, Milk Thistle, Mary Thistle, Holy Thistle Silybum marianum
Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

The spiny bracts on the flower head were eaten in the past like globe artichoke, and the stems (after peeling) can be soaked overnight to remove bitterness and then stewed. The seed is the part of the plant used medicinally.
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 35
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Quantity: 5.02 lb
  • Family: Asteraceae
  • Botanical Name: Silybum marianum
  • Species: marianum
Massachusetts
Boston
White-leaf Manzanita, Whiteleaf Manzanita, Sticky Whiteleaf Manzanita, Sticky Manzanita Arctostaphylos viscida
Prices start at : 39.50 USD / 10 g

The stems may be smooth or fuzzy, and are often glandular. This is a treelike shrub reaching up to five meters in height. * Arctostaphylos viscida is a species of manzanita known by the common names whiteleaf manzanita and sticky manzanita .
  • Quantity: 0.09 lb
  • Family: Ericaceae
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Crop Year: 2015
  • Botanical Name: Arctostaphylos viscida
  • Genus: Arctostaphylos
Massachusetts
Boston
Pacific Red Coast Elder Sambucus callicarpa
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

* The fruit can be made into jams and preserves.
  • Genus: Sambucus
  • Lot#: 9802
  • Botanical Name: Sambucus callicarpa
  • Family: CAPRIFOLIACEAE
  • Crop Year: 1998
  • Germination: 99%
Massachusetts
Boston
Chinese Haw Crataegus pinnatifida
Prices start at : 6.95 USD / 1 packet

The fruit can be used in making pies, preserves, etc, and can also be dried for later use. * Crataegus pinnatifida , also known as Chinese hawthorn ( The Chinese name literally means "mountain hawthorn"), refers to a small to a medium-sized tree as well...
  • Botanical Name: Crataegus pinnatifida
  • Quantity: 2.75 lb
  • Purity: 99%
  • Germination Test Type: cut
  • Species: pinnatifida
  • Collection Locale: China
Massachusetts
Boston
Serrulata Pear Pyrus serrulata
Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

Pyrus serrulata is a deciduous Tree growing to 10 m (32ft 10in). Young leaves have velvety grey hair but later become bare and turn dark green. Established plants are drought tolerant.
  • Species: serrulata
  • Germination Test Type: Cut
  • Height: 30ft
  • Germination: 99%
  • Botanical Name: Pyrus serrulata
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 53
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Boston
Carolina Buckthorn, Indian Cherry Rhamnus caroliniana     - Frangula caroliniana
Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

Frangula caroliniana ), the Carolina Buckthorn , is an upright shrub or small tree native to the Southeastern United States . * Rhamnus caroliniana ( syn. It is native from New York to Nebraska south to Mexico and Florida.
  • Purity: 99%
  • Common Name: Carolina Buckthorn, Indian Cherry
  • Quantity: 0.58 lb
  • Germination: 59%
  • Seeds Per Pound: 11,804
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 15
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Boston
Beach Plum Prunus maritima
Prices start at : 5.95 USD / 1 packet

* The fruit is often sold in local markets and the plant is of potential commercial importance. * It is a deciduous shrub, in its natural sand dune habitat growing 1–2 m high, although it can grow larger, up to 4 m tall, when cultivated in gardens.
  • Seeds Per Pound: 2,088
  • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 13
  • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Family: Rosaceae
  • Genus: Prunus
  • Common Name: Beach Plum
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Boston
Riverflat Hawthorn, Western Mayhaw, Mayhaw Crataegus opaca
Prices start at : 4.95 USD / 1 packet

Clusters of showy pink or white flowers appear before and with the leaves. The large, edible fruit is made into preserves and jellies. * Crataegus opaca Hook. River-flat hawthorn or may haw is a small tree or shrub, to 30 ft., with spiny branches and...

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    • Height: 30 feet
    • Family: Rosaceae
    • Purity: 99%
    • Germination: 99%
    • Quantity: 0.51 lb
    • Common Name: Riverflat Hawthorn, Western Mayhaw, Mayhaw
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    Boston
    Leatherleaf Mahonia, Oregon Grape, Beale\'s Barberry Mahonia bealei
    Prices start at : 12.95 USD / 1 packet

    * Shiny leathery leaves, coarse, evergreen, dark green or blue green. * Fruit - raw or cooked. * Very fragrant yellow flowers in early spring. A pleasant acid flavour, it is nice when added to muesli or porridge.
    • Collection Locale: California
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 8
    • Crop Year: 2017
    • Quantity: 0.24 lb
    • Botanical Name: Mahonia bealei
    • Purity: 99%
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    Boston
    Torrey Pine  Pinus torreyana
    Prices start at : 8.95 USD / 1 packet

    * The "wild" native population of Pinus torreyana is restricted to trees growing in a narrow strip along the Southern California coast in San Diego. * Endangered in the wild, Torrey pine is planted as an ornamental tree.
    • Germination Test Type: cut
    • Seeds Per Pound: 443
    • Genus: Pinus
    • Purity: 99%
    • Species: torreyana
    • Collection Locale: California
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    Common Persimmon Diospyros virginiana
    Price : CALL

    * About the size of a plum, the fruit has an exquisitely rich flavour when it is fully ripe. * The fruit can also be dried and used in bread, cakes etc. * Grown for its yellow or orange fruit, to 1 1/2", in fall.
    • Species: virginiana
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 5
    • Botanical Name: Diospyros virginiana
    • Family: Ebenaceae
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    Boston
    Rugosa Rose, Beach Tomato, Sea Tomato, Saltspray Rose, Sand Rose, Shrub Rose, Hedgehog Rose, Wrinkled Rose Rosa x rugosa     - Rosa rugosa
    Prices start at : 3.95 USD / 1 packet

    The root is used in the treatment of coughs. It is being investigated as a food that is capable of reducing the incidence of cancer and also as a means of halting or reversing the growth of cancers.
    • Average Viable Seeds/Packet: 132
    • Genus: Rosa
    • Minimum Hardiness Zone: 2
    • Quantity: 9.8 lb
    • Collection Locale: France
    • Purity: 99%
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    Boston