Looking for seeds?

This is a list of vegetable and fruit seeds that were sold in recent years by Canadian seed companies.

Click on a section in the list below to see the varieties available, and the companies that sold them. Visit these companies, buy their seeds, and enjoy a beautiful, diverse garden this summer!

Thank you to the donors who helped make this list possible:


A'bunadh Seeds

Bronwyn Heritage Tomatoes

Canadian Prairie Garlic eScape

Societe des Plantes



Agrohaitai Ltd.

Harmonic Herbs

Hawthorn Farm

La Finquita Seeds

Mountain Grove Seed Company

Mumm's Sprouting Seeds

Prairie Orchard Organics

Richter's Herbs

Tourne-Sol Co-operative

Twin Meadows Organics

Urban Harvest Organic Seeds 


Please note: Seeds of Diversity has no store, and no mail order seed sales. We collect back-up seed samples for conservation of endangered varieties, and recruit volunteers to help grow fresh seeds. This list is here to help you find commercial sources, and to help us set our conservation priorities.

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Gourd - Varieties Sold in Canada

Autumn Wing Large
Autumn Wing Medium
Autumn Wing Small
Baby Boo
Bicolour Pear
Black Giant
Canton Giant
Cave Man's Club
Crown of Thorns
Cuccuzi Italian (Snake Gourd)
Giant Bottle/Water Jug
Giant Bushel
Goonies Superfreak
Indian Long
Koshare Yellow
Large Turk's Turban
Long Handled Dipper
Luffa, Canton Pride
Luffa, Chang Lu
Luffa, Emerald
Luffa, Tri-leaf
Lunch Lady
Martin House Bottle
Mini Red Turban
Miniature Bottle
Nan Bottle Gourd
Orange Ball
Orange Warted
Short Bottle
Speckled Swan
Striped Crown of Thorns
Wax Boy
White Egg
Yellow Cup