Flat Leaf Italian Parsley Seed

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Parsley is so easy to grow and a wonderful crop for the garden. Enjoy the tasty foliage for yourself, then allow beneficial insects to enjoy the plant once it goes to seed. Parsley flowers are favorites of many butterflies, too!

Vegetable Container Size Chart

Vegetable Container Size Chart

Use our Vegetable Container Size Chart (included within the body of this post below) to finally know what pot sizes you need for the vegetables you are planting. No more guessing! For new gardeners, especially those growing in pots and containers … Read More

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!

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 Leisure Cilantro Seeds

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Leisure cilantro is a strong and pungent variety with slow bolting characteristics perfect for San Diego. It will continue to produce throughout the season if allowed to reseed.

Gardening in San Diego

Garden Advice for San Diego If you’re gardening in San Diego, our amazing climates give us the ability to grow many things year-round. But that doesn’t mean it’s easy, even if you’re a “seasoned” gardener. So, we’ve created this article … Read More

How to Start Seeds Indoors

starting seeds indoors

If you’re learning how to start seeds indoors, consider varieties of tomatoes, peppers, onions, perennials, and some annual flowers. These crops can benefit from an early start indoors, especially if you live in an area with short, warm seasons. Starting … Read More

Calypso Cilantro Seeds

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This variety of cilantro is bulky and full of the tasty foliage you love! Cilantro grows best in the coolest months of the year in Southern California. Continual harvest will slow its desire to go to flower. Allow beneficial insects to enjoy the plant once it goes to flower. Use shade cloth to extend the season.

Organic Staro Chive Seeds

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Staro chives produce heavy sets of leaves great for fresh use or freezing. This essential kitchen herb with a mild, sweet onion flavor also has delicious edible flowers.

Organic Slow Bolt Cilantro Seeds

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This cilantro variety is strong and pungent with slow bolting characteristics perfect for San Diego. It will continue to produce throughout the season if allowed to reseed.

Organic Tepary Bush Bean Seeds

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Tepary beans are a semi bush legume that has a long history in the southwestern United States. Native peoples have grown these beans since the pre-Columbian times. Tepary beans are more drought-tolerant than the common garden bean and resistant to many bean diseases.

Organic Sabor Cilantro Seeds

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Sabor Cilantro is a slow bolting variety with finer stems and milder flavor than our Leisure variety. You will fall in love with cilantro after growing this variety. This seed was grown and selected for drought and heat tolerance on our San Diego certified organic farm.

Florence Fennel Seeds

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fennel

A native of Italy, this perennial can be used as a vegetable, herb, and spice. As a vegetable, use the plant’s spreading bulbous base for a texture much like celery but with a subtle anise flavor.

Garlic Chive Seeds

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A perennial herb, Garlic Chives are essential to every home garden in Zones 3-10. This onion-flavored plant can be cut to flavor salads, potatoes, and soups. It can be successfully grown indoors. Start early indoors or outdoors after the danger of frost. Chive flowers also add flavor and color to recipes.