Herb
Anise Hyssop - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4407 Agastache foeniculum Open-pollinated. Bushy midwestern native permeates the air with sweet licorice fragrance. An outstanding insectary plant, its... read more
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Arnica Chamissonis - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4409 Arnica chamissonis Open-pollinated. Meadow arnica is a native American species that will grow successfully in low-elevation gardens. A.... read more
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Ashwagandha - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4411 Withania somnifera Open-pollinated. In Sanskrit its name means ‘the vitality of the horse’ and it imparts such energy; somnifera promotes sleep.... read more
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Astragalus - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4412 Astragalus membranaceus Open-pollinated. Safe effective adaptogenic tonic to use daily throughout the year, aiding digestion and promoting immune... read more
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Blue Vervain - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4692 Verbena hastata Open-pollinated. This 5–6' perennial grows naturally in moist thickets and meadows and will do well in similar garden conditions,... read more
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BorageOrdering temporarily unavailable
4490 Borago officinalis (55 days) Open-pollinated. Gloria Seigars suggests it as a great border for the vegetable garden where the dense plants smother... read more
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Broadleaf SageOrdering temporarily unavailable
4664 Salvia officinalis Open-pollinated. Grows up to 3', with fuzzy grey-green oblong leaves and blue flowers. Used fresh or dried. Tasty in stuffing... read more
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CarawayOrdering temporarily unavailable
4507 Carum carvi Open-pollinated. Feathery-leaved 2' biennial grown primarily for its seeds to season soups, stews, breads and pastries. Its leaves are... read more
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CatnipOrdering temporarily unavailable
4509 Nepeta cataria Open-pollinated. “If you set it, the cats will get it; if you sow it, they won’t know it.” Hardy perennial, will self-sow once... read more
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Chives - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4513 Allium schoenoprasum (80 days) Open-pollinated. Hardy perennial. 1–2' hollow grasslike leaves enhance any dish with their subtle onion flavor,... read more
CodonopsisOrdering temporarily unavailable
4520 Codonopsis pilosula Open-pollinated. Also called Poor Man’s Ginseng and dang shen in China. Perennial to Zone 4. Used in Chinese medicine like... read more
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CuminOrdering temporarily unavailable
4522 Cuminum cyminum (100-115 days) Open-pollinated. After black pepper, the most widely used spice in the world. Seeds of this culinary cumin are... read more
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Elecampane - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4550 Inula helenium Open-pollinated. Also known as Horseheal, Wild Sunflower and Elf Dock. Large dramatic plant is an excellent lung tonic. Important... read more
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Fennel - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4560 (65 days) This fennel, which doesn’t bulb, puts all its energy into making seeds. Although used similarly to anise in cooking, fennel seed is much... read more
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Feverfew - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4572 Tanacetum parthenium Open-pollinated. Strongly scented bushy 18" plant with beautiful daisy-like white blooms good in bouquets. A tea from the... read more
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Garlic ChivesOrdering temporarily unavailable
4577 Allium tuberosum Open-pollinated. Also called Chinese chives or Chinese leeks. Known as jiu cai in China. Grows like chives, 1' tall, but has flat... read more
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German ThymeOrdering temporarily unavailable
4687 Thymus vulgaris Open-pollinated. Creeping 10–12" mat-forming perennial brings depth of flavor to soups, gravies, casseroles. Said to calm the... read more
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HorehoundOrdering temporarily unavailable
4580 Marrubium vulgare Open-pollinated. Perennial forms a 2' bushy stand of grey-green wooly leaves, making a good border. Horehound candies were once... read more
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HyssopOrdering temporarily unavailable
4582 Hyssopus officinalis Open-pollinated. Beautiful aromatic perennial border plant that produces spikes of indigo flowers, traditionally used in... read more
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Lady’s MantleOrdering temporarily unavailable
4584 Alchemilla mollis Open-pollinated. I first admired this attractive plant in the lovely gardens at Avena Botanicals. Softly hairy wavy-edged leaves... read more
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Lemon BalmOrdering temporarily unavailable
4588 Melissa officinalis Open-pollinated. The Greek word Melissa means ‘honeybee’; the plant in flower attracts them. Perennial growing to 2'. Gather... read more
Lemon MintOrdering temporarily unavailable
4589 Monarda citriodora Open-pollinated. An annual member of the bee balm genus in the mint family. Native to Appalachia and related to Oswego Tea. The... read more
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LemongrassOrdering temporarily unavailable
4587 Cymbopogon flexuosus Open-pollinated. Nikos searched for years for this culinary strain of lemongrass, native to Southeast Asia, used in food and... read more
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LovageOrdering temporarily unavailable
4592 Levisticum officinale Open-pollinated. An underrated herb with many uses. Leaves have a strong celery taste and can flavor soups, stews and... read more
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Marshmallow - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4619 Althaea officinalis Open-pollinated. Cousin to the hollyhock, used to soothe and soften irritated skin and membranes and to relieve stuck hacking... read more
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Milk Thistle - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4630 Silybum marianum Open-pollinated. Named for the bold white splashes on its glossy leaves, said to be from Mary’s milk. Fast-growing 3–5' annual... read more
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Motherwort - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4640 Leonurus cardiaca Open-pollinated. Hardy perennial of the mint family grows 2–4' with dull green leaves having a pungent odor and rather bitter... read more
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PennyroyalOrdering temporarily unavailable
4651 Mentha pulegium Open-pollinated. Native to Europe, across the Mediterranean into Persia. Hardy aromatic ground cover notorious for its... read more
RosemaryOrdering temporarily unavailable
4656 Rosmarinus officinalis Open-pollinated. From the Latin ros marinus meaning ‘dew of the sea,’ a reference to its native habitat, the Mediterranean... read more
Spilanthes - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4683 Spilanthes oleracea Open-pollinated. Known to herbalists as the Toothache Plant. Spilanthes’ tingling and mouth-numbing properties appear rapidly... read more
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SteviaOrdering temporarily unavailable
4684 Stevia rebaudiana (100-120 days) Open-pollinated. As sweet as it gets, stevia is several hundred times sweeter than sugar, but without the... read more
Stinging Nettle - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4644 Urtica dioica Open-pollinated. Biodynamic gardeners use nettles to increase the potency of neighboring herbs, and to stimulate humus formation. An... read more
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Sweet MarjoramOrdering temporarily unavailable
4615 Origanum majorana (80-95 days) Open-pollinated. Grown as an annual in the North. 1' plant with grey-green rounded leaves of enchanting sweet... read more
Sweet WoodruffOrdering temporarily unavailable
4698 Galium odoratum Open-pollinated. Perennial ground cover for shade. Whorls of pointed vanilla-scented leaves covered with clusters of tiny snowy-white spring flowers. 6-8" tall. read more
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Topas St JohnswortOrdering temporarily unavailable
4686 Hypericum perforatum Open-pollinated. Pretty yellow flower of fields and meadows turns tinctures and oils deep red. Used as tea, tincture or... read more
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ValerianOrdering temporarily unavailable
4690 Valeriana officinalis Open-pollinated. Tall leafy 3-5' perennial with honey-scented pale pink flowers. Harvest roots in the second year or later. read more
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White YarrowOrdering temporarily unavailable
4699 Achillea millefolium Open-pollinated. Flat-topped white flowers bloom June–August with an odd alluring scent that attracts bees, butterflies and... read more
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Wild Bergamot - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4481 Monarda fistulosa Open-pollinated. Our native wildflower species of the familiar bee balm is a great addition to the perennial border in light dry... read more
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Yellow (White) Mustard SeedOrdering temporarily unavailable
4642 Sinapis alba (70-85 days) Open-pollinated. The variety of mustard most familiar to American palates, but pallid without the addition of turmeric.... read more
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Zloty LanOrdering temporarily unavailable
4511 Matricaria recutita Open-pollinated. With Bodegold in short supply, we cast about for another variety and came across this unique Polish... read more

Basil

Basil
Anise BasilOrdering temporarily unavailable
4436 Open-pollinated. Originally from Persia. Vigorous mulberry-tinted basil with anise fragrance makes a highly decorative tall bushy plant. Slow to... read more
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Flowering Thai Basil - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4471 (60 days) In our 2019 basil trials, this outstanding culinary and ornamental strain of Thai basil left us breathless. Sporting the same purple... read more
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Genovese BasilOrdering temporarily unavailable
4418 (70 days) Open-pollinated. The choice of many connoisseurs for making pesto. Also called Perfumed Basil. Leaves are slightly smaller and finer... read more
Genovese Basil - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4419 (70 days) Open-pollinated. The choice of many connoisseurs for making pesto. Also called Perfumed Basil. Leaves are slightly smaller and finer... read more
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Kapoor Tulsi - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4468 Ocimum tenuiflorum (100 days) Open-pollinated. A superior strain of Tulsi or Sacred basil, with a more compact growth habit and more pungent sweet... read more
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Mammoth BasilOrdering temporarily unavailable
4422 Open-pollinated. No grape leaves available? Lettuce-leaf type has very large ruffled leaves suitable for rolling or stuffing. Flavor similar to... read more
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Mrs. Burns Lemon BasilOrdering temporarily unavailable
4450 (64 days) Open-pollinated. Chosen for its intense lemony fragrance. Medium-sized bright green leaves. Heirloom variety grown for 60 years in... read more
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Purple Ruffles BasilOrdering temporarily unavailable
4461 (85 days) Open-pollinated. Deep purple plants with serrated and crinkled leaves for striking visual contrast in the herb garden. Imparts... read more
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Round Midnight BasilOrdering temporarily unavailable
4459 (65 days) F-1 hybrid. This lustrous purple basil lures you from across the garden with its broad dark lightly ruffled gently serrated leaves... read more
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Spicy Globe BasilOrdering temporarily unavailable
4430 Ocimum basilicum minimum (70 days) Open-pollinated. Marvelous little basil grows to about 8" and maintains a compact mound of light green leaves... read more
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Sweet BasilOrdering temporarily unavailable
4414 (70 days) Open-pollinated. Genova strain. The heaviest-yielding variety, recommended for drying, all-around great eating, and large-scale pesto... read more
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Sweet Basil - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4415 (70 days) Open-pollinated. The heaviest-yielding variety, recommended for drying, all-around great eating, and large-scale pesto production. We... read more
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Sweet Dani Lemon BasilOrdering temporarily unavailable
4449 (65 days) Open-pollinated. 1998 AAS for its extraordinary vigor that manifests even in the seedling stage and continues through the summer. Tall... read more
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Thai BasilOrdering temporarily unavailable
4470 (60 days) Open-pollinated. Lends its distinctly strong licorice-anise basil flavor to Thai food. An attractive 12–18" fine-leaved plant with... read more

Chervil

ChervilOrdering temporarily unavailable
3044 Anthriscus cerefolium (60 days) Open-pollinated. Flavorful lacy leaves. Slow-bolting. read more
Chervil - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
3045 Anthriscus cerefolium (60 days) Open-pollinated. Flavorful lacy leaves. Slow-bolting. read more

Cilantro

Cilantro
Caribe - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4517 Coriandrum sativum (55 days) Open-pollinated. Used for its fresh green foliage, its edible flowers that attract beneficial insects, and... read more
Leisure - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4515 Coriandrum sativum (55 days) Open-pollinated. The name says it all. Leisure's excellent bolt resistance allows harvest at your convenience. A... read more

Dill

Dill
Bouquet DillOrdering temporarily unavailable
4530 (55 days) The biggest, best and ferniest strain of the four in our lot grow-out. Bouquet is usually grown for dill weed production because its... read more
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Bouquet Dill - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4531 (55 days) Bouquet is usually grown for dill weed production because its leaves are sweeter and more refined than those of Mammoth. Foliage should... read more
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Fernleaf DillOrdering temporarily unavailable
4536 (55 days) 1992 AAS. A dwarf variety suitable for small gardens or patio containers, Fernleaf grows only half as tall as other varieties and is... read more
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Mammoth DillOrdering temporarily unavailable
4542 Variety generally grown for its seeds. Can also be used as dill weed, but the foliage is slightly darker, coarser and stronger-tasting than that... read more

Echinacea

Echinacea
Purple Coneflower - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4547 Echinacea purpurea Large, showy, vigorous and hardy, a popular garden perennial since the early 1700s. Large fibrous roots are easy to harvest.... read more

Lavender

Lavender - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4585 Open-pollinated. Also known as English Lavender. Not a named variety; perhaps a less-refined habit than Vincenza Blue, but way cheaper. Texts... read more
Lavender
Vincenza Blue LavenderOrdering temporarily unavailable
4586 Open-pollinated. More compact habit than common Lavender with deeper green leaves and a more powerful, less sweet, aroma. 1' plants have bold... read more

Oregano

Oregano
Greek OreganoOrdering temporarily unavailable
4648 Origanum heracleoticum The true culinary herb for Greek and Italian cooking. Low-growing perennial with fragrant dull green and purple leaves and... read more
Zaatar Oregano - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
4649 Origanum syriacum An oregano that carries a bit of zing, and is a necessary ingredient in the condiment za’atar. Mix with sumac, toasted sesame... read more

Parsley

Parsley
Dark Green - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
3170 Petroselinum crispum (78 days) Open-pollinated. Smooth and shiny large wide dark green leaves. Upright form with vigorous growth. read more
Double CurledOrdering temporarily unavailable
3166 Petroselinum crispum (75 days) Open-pollinated. Double-curled type with long upright stiff stems. Holds color all season, tolerates heat and repeated cuttings. read more
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Gigante d’ItaliaOrdering temporarily unavailable
3158 Petroselinum crispum (70 days) Open-pollinated. Italian heirloom. Flat-leaved parsley with good early seedling vigor and rich sweet flavor. Grows to 1' tall. read more
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Krausa - OrganicOrdering temporarily unavailable
3169 Petroselinum crispum (75 days) Open-pollinated. Dense triple-curled medium-green parsley. Slow to bolt, prolific, hardy. Delicious stems. read more

Savory

Savory
Summer SavoryOrdering temporarily unavailable
4672 Satureja hortensis (70 days) Open-pollinated. Annual grows to 1½' with narrow dark green leaves and lavender flowers. Cut often during growing... read more
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Winter SavoryOrdering temporarily unavailable
4674 Satureja montana Open-pollinated. Leaves shinier and thicker, stronger and more pungent than Summer Savory. Used to flavor dry beans or... read more