Empress of India Nasturtium Seeds

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This exotic and easy to grow Nasturtium has a deep crimson color and dark round leaves. Nasturtium are a beautiful must-have in the veggie garden, both in beds and containers, and are easy to directly sow. They require little care but are happiest when grown in the cooler months with ample moisture. Flowers and leaves are edible with a flavor similar to arugula.

Tom Thumb Mix Nasturtium Seeds

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Tom Thumb nasturtiums are a beautiful version of the wild and often aggressive growing nasturtium of Southern California. This variety is compact with lovely bright colored blooms. Create beautiful garden spaces and planters with this exotic and easy to grow flower!

Dwarf Jewel Mix Nasturtium Seeds

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This well-known garden Nasturtium is prized for its compact growing habit and sweet fragrance. Nasturtium are a beautiful must-have in the veggie garden, both in beds and containers, and are easy to directly sow. They require little care but are happiest when grown in the cooler months with ample moisture. Flowers and leaves are edible with a flavor similar to arugula.

Organic Genovese Basil Seeds

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Our Genovese Basil has a flavor similar to that of Italian or Genovese basil but with a stunning dark purple color. Basil should be grown with proper spacing for the most robust plant. Pinch off flowers to keep the plant in a vegetative state and get the most foliage you can! Once it has gone to flower, let the beneficial insects enjoy it.

 

 

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 Chadwick’s Cherry Tomato Seeds

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Chadwick’s Cherry tomato is an indeterminate climbing tomato that produces heavy crops of 1-ounce tomatoes on sturdy vines. Chadwick’s Cherry tomato was named after its creator, Alan Chadwick, a master gardener and early influencer of organic techniques.

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.

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 Vegetables to Grow

Cool Season Vegetables

What Vegetables to Plant in the Fall If you’re wondering about which fall vegetables to grow, we can help you have a successful cool-season garden in Zones 9 and 10! Learn what to grow for a bountiful garden you can … Read More

Growing Onions

Growing Onions Growing onions is a must for any garden! There are so many different varieties all with unique flavors that will come to life in your kitchen. Spring onions are sweet, mild, and great in salads. Bulbing onions of … Read More

Fall Gardening in Southern California

fall gardening

Fall gardening in Southern California’s Mediterranean climate means long, mild autumns and an extended summer growing season. This guide is meant to help you respond to Fall gardening challenges and make the most of this time of year. Characteristics of … Read More

Growing Kale

Growing kale is super easy and can provide you and your family with tons of nutrient-dense food in a small space. There are so many varieties of kale in different colors, shapes, and flavors. One thing they all have in … Read More

Organic Detroit Dark Red Beet Seeds

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A classic beet with deep red color. Beets are best when grown in light soils that allow them to form their root easily. Compost can help improve your soil structure. If good, light soil is unavailable, grow in a container filled with a light potting mix!

Premier Kale Seeds

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Premier kale produces massive amounts of dark greens for your family to enjoy. This shorter kale variety is great for containers or raised beds. Keep garden areas weed-free for best plant production. Watch for leaf-eating caterpillars when plants are young. Spray plants with an organic product or row cover for pest control.

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.