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:

Friends:

Edible Antiques

Mumm's Sprouting Seeds

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Patrons:

Agrohaitai Ltd.

Greta's Organic Gardens

Harmonic Herbs

La Finquita Seeds

Mountain Grove Seed Company

Prairie Grown Garden Seeds

Prairie Orchard Organics

Tourne-Sol Co-operative

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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Lettuce - Varieties Sold in Canada

Aerostar
Alkindus
Amaze
Amerikanischer Brauner
Angry Sea
Annapolis
Ansar
Antago
Anuenue
Arctic King Butterhead
Ariana
Arroyo MI
Ashbrook
Asian Jeok
Asian Red
Atoll
Auburn
Australian Yellow
Avicenna
Baby Oakleaf
Baby Star
Bacardi
Bakito
Baquieu
Bath
Berenice
Bergam's Green
Bibb
Big Boston
Big Lazy Blonde
Bionda a Foglia
Black Seeded Simpson
Blackhawk
Blade
Blonde d'Ete
Blonde du Cazard
Blonde Feuille de Chene
Blonde Romaine
Blushed Butter Oak
Breen
Bridgemere
Brigitte
Bronze Arrow
Bronze Guard
Brown Dutch Winter
Brown Golding
Brun d'Hiver
Brunia
Bunte Forellenschluss
Bunyard's Matchless
Buttercrunch
Butterking
Caliente
Capulin
Cardinale
Caretaker
Carmona
Cassandra
Celinet
Chadwick's Rodan
Chartwell
Cherokee
Chicon de Vendée
Chou de Naples
Cimmaron
Coastal Star
Cocarde
Concept
Cos (Romaine)
Cosberg Sweet Success
Cowlick
Cracoviensis
Craquerelle de Midi
Crisp Mint
Curly Leaf
Dalgali
De Morges Braun
Deer Tongue
Deer Tongue, Red
Deuce
Devil's Tongue
Divina
Dixter
Doree de Printemps
Dragoon
Drunken Woman Frizzy Headed
Du Bon Jardinier (Good Gardener)
Dutch Winter
Early Curled Simpson
Early Great Lakes
Eazyleaf Cantarix
Eazyleaf Capulin
Eazyleaf Jeanine
Edox
Ella Kropf
Emerald Oak
Esmeralda
Ezrilla
Fine Cut Oak
Flame
Flashy Butter Gem
Flashy Trout Back
Forellenschluss
Fortress
Fossey
Freckles
Gabriella
Galactic Red
Galisse
Gandhi
Garrison
Gaviota
German Butter
Gold Rush
Goose
Gotte Jaune d'Or
Grand Rapids
Grandpa Admire's
Grandpa's Leaf
Great Lakes
Great Lakes 659
Green Bay
Green Curly
Green Forest
Green Ice
Green Reef
Green Star
Green Towers
Grunetta
Guldrottningen
Hampton
Hanson
Hilde
Hilde II Improved
Holborus Standard
Hungarian Winter
Hyper Red Rumpled Wave
Ibis
Iceberg
Ideal Cos
Ilema
Italian Red Parella
Italianescher
Jeanne
Jebousik
Jericho
Jester
Kagraner
Kagraner Sommer
Kaiser
Kendo
Kindle
Kinemontepas
Kupusnjara Salata
Kweik
Landis Winter
Larissa
Lau's Pointed Leaf
Leda
Lednicky
Leopold
Les Oreilles du Diable (Ears of the Devil)
Lettony
Lilys
Lime Green Butterhead
Little Gem
Little Gem, Amaze Red
Lolita
Lollo Biondo
Lollo Rosso
Lollo Rosso Darkness
Lovelock
Magenta
Maiko
Manoa
Mascara
May Queen
Merlot
Merveille de Quatre Saisons
Mescher
Midnight Ruffles
Mighty Joe
Mignonette Bronze
Mikola
Mint
Mirla
Misticanza
Moroccan Cressonette
Moskovskiy Parnikovyi
Mottistone
Mottled
Navara
Nevada
New Red Fire
NIZ 44
NIZ44-4402
Oak Leaf, Green
Oak Leaf, Green, Regal
Oak Leaf, Red
Oaky Red Splash
Odessa
Odesskiy Kucheryavets
Odyssey
Olga Romaine
Optima
Oscarde
Outback
Outredgeous
Pablo
Pacesetter
Pandero
Panisse
Pareo
Parris Island Cos
Parris White Cos
Passion Brune
Pirat
Plato
Plato II
Pomegranate Crunch
Prizehead
Purple Romaine
Pyb 7101
Radichetta
Red Boston
Red Brit
Red Butterworth
Red Express
Red Flame
Red Iceberg
Red Leaf
Red Mist
Red Romaine
Red Rosie
Red Sails
Red Velvet
Redina
Reine des Glaces/Ice Queen
Relay
Revelation
Rhapsody
Rhazes
Rome 59
Romulus
Rossa D'Amerique
Rossa di Trento
Rossa Ricciolina
Rouge d'Hiver
Rouge Grenobloise
Rougette de Montpelier
Roxy
Royal Oak Leaf
Royal Red
Rubin
Ruby Red
Ruffle
Rushmore
Saint-Vincent
Salad Bar
Salad Bowl, Green
Salad Bowl, Oakleaf
Salad Bowl, Red
Salade de Russie
Sandy
Sangria
Santa Fe
Seafresh
Selway
Sette Lune Romaine
Sierra
Silvia
Simpson Elite
Skyphos
Slowbolt
Special White Boston
Speckled (Amish Butterhead)
Spotted Aleppo
Spretnak
St.-Antoine
Starhawk
Steamboat
Strela Green
Sucrine
Sugar Cos
Summer Bibb
Summer Marvel
Summertime
Sunfire
Sunset
Super Red
Sweet Valentine
Sylvesta
Taiwan Swordleaf
Tamarindo
Tango
Templin
Tempurie de Mai
Tennis Ball
Thai Green
Tom Thumb
Tomahawk
Triton
Trocadero
Tropicana
Trunchas
Two Star
Val D'Orge
Valley Heart
Valmaine
Verde Ricciolina
Veredes
Vivian
Vulcan
Webbs Wonderful
White Boston
Winter Density
Winter Valdor
Xena
Yucaipa
Yugoslavian Butterhead
Yugoslavian Red
Zluty Kaderavy