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:

A'bunadh Seeds

Bronwyn Heritage Tomatoes

Canadian Prairie Garlic eScape

Societe des Plantes

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Patrons:

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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Onion - Varieties Sold in Canada

Ailsa Craig
Alpine
Ambition Shallots
Amish Bottle
Apache
Aruba
Australian Brown
Barletta Pearl
Bedfordshire
Bernie's Red
Bianca Di Maggio
Borettana Red (type of Cipollini)
Borettana White (type of Cipollini)
Borettana Yellow (type of Cipollini)
Bunching
Cabernet
Calibra
Candy
Chives
Chives, Blue/Siberian
Chives, Broadleaf
Chives, Chinese
Chives, Garlic
Chives, Garlic, Dah Ye
Chives, Garlic, Geisha
Chives, Garlic, Mauve
Chives, Garlic, Shiva
Chives, Garlic, Tai Jiu
Chives, Grolau
Chives, Improved Nelly
Chives, Nelly
Chives, Polyvit
Chives, Profusion
Chives, Staro
Conservor Shallots
Copra
Cortland
Countach
Crimson Forest Bunching
Crystal Wax
Cuisse de Poulet du Poitou
Dakota Tears
Deep Purple Bunching
Dutch Red
Early Yellow Globe
Egyptian
Eiffel Scallion
European walking
Evergreen White Bunching
Evergreen White Nebuka
Expression
Feast
Fortress
Franz Bunching
Frontier
Gabriella
Gallop
Genesis
Gladstone
Globo
Great Western
Greek Salad, Red
Green Banner
Green Parade
Hamlet
He Shi Ko/Japanese Bunching
Hendrix
Highlander
Home Run
Ippon Negi
Ishikura
Italian Red Torpedo
Jaune Paille des Vertus
Kelsae Sweet Giant
Kincho Scallions
La Salle
Lisson
Long of Tropea
Long Red Florence
Long White Tokyo
Marenge
Mercury
Milestone
Montclair
Montero
Mountaineer
Multiplier Onion (Potato Onion)
Nebula
New York Early
Nodding
Norstar
North Holland Blood Red
Oloroso
Pacific 22
Parade
Paris Silverskin
Prince
Ramrod
Ranier
Red Baron
Red Bassano
Red Beard
Red Beauty
Red Bull
Red Canada #1
Red Catawissa
Red Creole (Pearl)
Red Emperor
Red Globe
Red Karmen
Red Label
Red Legion
Red Marble
Red of Florence
Red Purple Bunching
Red Tropeana Lunga
Red Wethersfield
Red Wing
Red Zeppelin
Redman
Riverside Sweet Spanish
Rossa di Milano
Round of Tropea
Ruby Ring
Scorpion
Sedona
Shallot
Shallot, Camelot
Shallot, Dutch
Shallot, French
Shallot, French, Val-Au-Vents
Shallot, Frog's Leg
Shallot, Gourmet
Shallot, Grey
Shallot, Picador
Shallot, Saint - Joseph
Shallot, Sainte - Anne
Shallot, White Welsh
Shallot, Yellow
Shallot, Zebrune
Shandong # 1
Sherman
Shimonita
Sierra Blanca
Siji
Simiane (aka pink banana shallot)
Solstice
Southport Red Globe
Southport White Bunching
Southport White Globe
Spanish
Spanish, Yellow
Sperling Toga
Sturon
Stuttgarter
Summer Isle
Super Star
SV4643NT
Sweet Spanish Utah
Sweet White Wing
Talon
Tokyo Long White
Trailblazer
Trekker
Tropeana Tonda
Valencia
Vision
Walla Walla
White Canada #1
White Gem
White Green Spanish
White Lisbon Bunching
White Sweet Spanish
White Welsh
White Wing
Yellow Canada #1
Yellow Dutch
Yellow Globe Danvers
Yellow of Parma
Yellow Sweet Spanish Utah
Zebrune (Banana Shallot)
Zoey