Borage Seeds

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Borage is a beautiful flowering plant with a wide range of uses. Borage flowers and leaves are edible, the bees love the plant, and it can grow in most microclimates of Southern California. If you are not growing borage in your garden, you are missing out!

Organic Finale Fennel Seeds

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fennel

Finale fennel seeds produce crisp, juicy bulbs with a sweet anise flavor. Slow-bolting with large, uniform 4″ bulbs. Fennel is a native of Italy and can be used as a vegetable, herb, and spice. This multi-use plant also has flowers that beneficial insects love!

Lizard Spinach Seeds

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spinach

Lizard spinach is great for warm spring gardens! Slow to bolt, dark leafy greens are compact and so tasty! Excellent regrowth makes for good cut-and-come-again growing. This hybrid is resistant to powdery mildew and is an all-around all-star producer. 

Kolibri Spinach Seeds

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Kolibri is semi-savory spinach that was a knockout on our farm! This vigorous growing hybrid spinach with downy mildew resistance is a must for spinach lovers looking to grow a bountiful harvest in Zones 9 and 10.

Kookaburra Spinach Seeds

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spinach

Kookaburra is a fast-growing hybrid spinach well suited for warmer climates! Semi-savory with disease resistance and great flavor. We loved growing this spinach on our farm from fall until spring. Harvest often for heavy bounties! Spinach enjoys frequent watering in warm weather. Protect with row cover if temperatures are high or a freeze is expected.

Growing Cauliflower

Growing Cauliflower

Growing Cauliflower Cauliflower is an excellent crop for backyard growers because you can plant seeds of many different types of cauliflower. While you are likely to find only white cauliflower at the store, you can choose from a wide range … Read More

High Scent Sweet Pea Seeds

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Sweet Pea

High Scent sweet pea is highly scented with beauty to match its fragrance. Creamy white ruffled petals with purple/pink edges are soft and dreamy. Sweet peas make great cut flowers—plant in the fall in mild climates to establish over winter.

English Lavender Seeds

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English Lavender seeds produce beautiful masses of fragrant purple flowers—bees love it! A ‘True Lavender’ with culinary, medicinal, and decorative uses. This hardy plant grows well in San Diego’s Mediterranean climate.

Pollinator Plants

Pollinator bee on flower

Growing a Garden Full of Pollinator Plants Growing a garden is so much more than producing food and flowers for you to enjoy. It’s about creating an ecosystem where wildlife, pollinators, and nature can thrive. Creating an abundant ecosystem is … Read More

Organic Chioggia Beet Seeds

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An Italian heirloom variety, the Chioggia beet is beautiful with an excellent sweet flavor. Its sliced roots reveal a gorgeous bulls-eye pattern of alternating white and pinkish-red rings. Like all beets, you can plant this root crop year-round in many Southern California gardens.

Organic Rainbow Chard Seeds

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Rainbow chard is a wonderful crop for Southern California. This high-producing, versatile green grows prolifically during the cooler months of the year and beyond. Pick outer leaves frequently without disturbing the roots for continuous harvest. Avoid overhead watering to prevent foliar diseases.

Edible Flowers to Enjoy From Your Garden

Edible Flowers

Edible flowers can take a typical salad and make it incredibly beautiful. They can add color, texture, and creativity to your cakes, baked goods, and other dishes! Use these flowers to decorate your cocktails and more! We love using edible … Read More

Fall Planting

frost garden

Fall Planting for Success If you live in an area that receives frost, your growing season is defined by this major weather event. This means that the time between the first and last frost is collectively known as your “growing season.” For us … Read More