The health benefits you will find in these 6 varieties are second to none. Here's great tasting food that is really good for you! We have assembled 6 of the most popular seed varieties for sprouts and will deliver them to you as Certified Organic Seeds.
Prefers well-drained, moist, loam in full sun. Spread 18in (45cm). Bees love the vibrant coloured flowers! Leaf infusion makes an uplifting tea. Cousin of anise-hyssop, has a familiar, sweet anise scent and flavour.
Possibly a natural hybrid between and . Interesting form of basil with strong spicy fragrance and flavour. Although recognized as sacred by Hindus, this variety is often confused with sacred or holy basil ( ).
Excellent for seasoning, and for basil vinegar which turns a beautiful red colour. Former All-American award winner, famous for its pure dark purple foliage, but in recent years it has become about 25% green.
Excellent for cooking and for freezing. A zucchini squash with greenish-black skin and tender creamy-white flesh. Fruits are ready to eat when 15-20cm/6-8" long. Matures in 50 days and keeps producing for an extended time.
Tops are used as cooked greens. Attractive, bright golden-orange roots, are best eaten when small, but retain their sweet flavour and do not become fibrous when larger. Excellent pickled, in salads, gourmet borscht or grilled.
Plants grow tall, so staking is recommended as the vine bears fruit in long clusters of 12 to 20 fruits. One of our favourite cherry tomatoes! 65 days. Bright red fruit of over 2.5cm/1” in diameter are unusually sweet and flavourful with a high vitamin...
His beefsteak-like variety was in such demand because it produced so well. Called the "Mortgage Lifter" because, in the 1920s, William Estler in Virginia was able to avert bankruptcy by selling enough plants to pay off his mortgage.
Flesh is used for pie filling, soups, delicious grilled with onion, garlic, lovage and sweet peppers. Can be used as jack-o-lantern and is ideal for entering into fairs for competition on heaviest squash! 120 days.
It can reach 2-3m (6-10ft) in height. It has anti-inflammatory effects and is used to treat swelling. There is strong evidence that it has direct immunomodulating effects by controlling the cytokines that mediate immune response.
Sweet tasting roots have been shown to boost red cell and hemoglobin counts in rabbits. Unusual violet-streaked green bell-shaped flowers. (Dang shen) Important Chinese medicinal herb similar in action to ginseng.
Texture is crisp and tender and flavour is pungent. Sow in fall for spring harvest or in spring for early summer harvest. (Chinese radish) A large radish with white carrot-shaped roots 30-40cm/6-8” long.
The ornamental effect is so stunning it belies the fact that this is first and foremost a food plant. Ht. 2m/70-80in. A tall Mexican heirloom vegetable with impressive large deep red flower spikes and bronze-green foliage.
Any part of the clover plant is edible, and many people enjoy chewing red clover blossoms. Today many homeowners consider clover a weed. Red clover blossoms are considered a women's herb because they contain phytoestrogens.
The flavour is rich, sweet, with a spicy edge. Eventually seeds were shared with other gardeners, and it has become a favourite of many. “Aunt Ruby” is Ruby Arnold of Greeneville, Tennessee, who grew this family heirloom for years.
Botanical Name: Solanum lycopersicum 'Aunt Ruby's German Green'