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 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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Squash - Varieties Sold in Canada

Acorn, Ebony
Acorn, Fisher's
Acorn, Fordhook
Acorn, Jet
Acorn, Paydon
Acorn, Sweet Reba
Acorn, Table Ace
Acorn, Table King
Acorn, Table Queen
Acorn, Thelma Saunder's Sweet Potato
Acorn, Tuffy
Aladdin
Alberello di Sarzana Zucchini
Algonquin
Amazonka
Anna Swartz Hubbard
Anton Zucchini
Apollo
Appalachian
Apprentice
Ares
Arikara
Aspen
Atena
Atlantic Giant
Atlas
Australian Butter
Autumn Delight
Autumn Gold
Avalon
Baby Blue Hubbard
Baby Boo
Baby Bumps
Baby Green Hubbard
Baby Pam
Baby Tiger
Banana
Benning's Green Tint
Bianco Di Trieste Zucchini
Big Max
Big Moon
Big Moose
Black Beauty Zucchini
Black Forest Kubocha
Black Futsu
Black Zucchini
Blanco
Blaze
Blue Ballet
Blue Hubbard
Blue Magic
Bonbon Buttercup
Boston Marrow
Buffalo Creek
Burgess Buttercup
Bush Baby Zucchini
Bush Delicata
Butterbush
Buttercup
Butterfly
Butternut
Butternut, Early Remix
Butternut, Rugosa
Butternut, Tom & Barbara`s White Strain
Butterscotch
Canada Crookneck
Candystick
Canesi
Cannon Ball
Captain Jack
Carnival / Festival / Celebration
Caserta Zucchini
Casper
Cassia Zucchini
Champion
Cheese
Cheyenne Bush
Chicago Warted Hubbard
Chinese Miben
Cinderella's Carriage
Cindy Souper
Citlali Zucchini
Clairmore Zucchini
Cocozelle Zucchini
Connecticut Field
Cornell's Bush Delicata
Costata Romanesco
Cougar
Cronus
Crown
Crunchkin
Crystal Star
Cushaw Green Striped
Dark Green Zucchini
Dark Star Zucchini
Deema
Defender
Delica
Delicata
Delicata Zeppelin
Delta
Desert Zucchini
Desi
Diablo
Dilly of a Jack
Dunja Zucchini
Early Butternut
Early Golden Crookneck / Early Summer
Early King
Early Prolific Straightneck
Early Sweet Sugar
Early White Bush Scallop
East Elite Buttercup
Eight Ball
Elite Zucchini
Emerald Buttercup
Expert
EZ Gro Monster
Field Trip
First Taste Kabocha
Flat White Boer
Flat White Boer Ford
Fordhook Zucchini
Fortune Straightneck
Frisco Butternut
G-Star
Galeuse d'Eysines / Galeuse d'Eysines Brode
Gargoyle
Gem
Genovese Zucchini
Gentry
Giallo de Italia Zucchini
Giant Pink Banana
Gill's Golden
Gladiator
Gold Medal
Gold Nugget
Gold Rush Zucchini
Golden Dawn III Zucchini
Golden Dawn Zucchini
Golden Delight Zucchini
Golden Glory Zucchini
Golden Hubbard
Golden Nugget
Golden Scallopini
Golden Zucchini
Goldy Zucchini
Goosebumps II
Greek Sweet Red
Green Buttercup
Green Fortune Zucchini
Green Hokkaido
Green Hubbard
Green Hubbard Improved
Green Jewel
Green Machine Zucchini
Green Milano
Green Pattypan
Green Striped Cushaw
Green Zucchini
Grey Ghost
Grey Zucchini
Guatemalan Blue Banana
Half Pint
Halloween
Havana
Heart of Gold
Heavenly Hubbard
Hijinks
Honey Bear
Honey Boat
Honeynut
Hooligan
Hopi Orange
Howden Biggie
Howden Pumpkin
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Iron Man
Ironbark
Ishtar
Jack Be Little
Jack O' Lantern
Jack of all Trades
Jack Sprat
Jack Straw
Jackpot Zucchini
Jamboree Pumpkin
Japanese Pie
Jarradale
Jill-Be-Little
Jing Orange
Jolly Roger
Jumpin Jack
Kakai
Kikuza
Knuckle Head
Kogigu
Kratos
Kuri / Potimarron / Hokkaido
Kuri/Hokkaido/ Potimarron, Blue Kuri
Kustovaya Oranzhevaya
Lady Godiva
Lakota
Lebanese Light Green Zucchini
Lemon
Lil' Pump-ke-mon
Litian
Little Dipper
Little Gem
Little Giant
Little October
Lofthouse Landrace Moschata
Lolita
Long Bush Cocozelle
Long Island Cheese
Long of Naples
Long Pie Pumpkin
Longue de Nice
Lower Salmon River
Lumina
Lungo Fiorintino Zucchini
Magda
Magic Lantern
Magic Wand
Mandan
Mandan Banquet
Marina Di Chioggia
Mashed Potato
Maxima
Mayoral Blue
Melonette Jaspee De Vendee
Midnight Lightning Zucchini
Mini Green Hubbard
Mini Orange Hubbard
Mischief
Monster Smash
Moonshine
Moranga
Mountaineer
Mr. Wrinkles
Mrs. Wrinkles
Musqué de Provence / Fairy Tale
Mustang
Mutabile Zucchini
Mystic Plus
Naked Bear
Neon
New England Pie
New Moon
New Rocket
Nippon Island
Noche Zucchini
North Georgia Candy Roaster
Nutter Butter
One Ball
Onyx Zucchini
Orange Pattypan
Orange Rave Pumpkin
Orange Smoothie
Orange Summer
Partenon Zucchini
Patio Star Zucchini
Patisson Jaune et Verte/Variegated Pattypan
Pattison Golden Marbre
Pattypan Yellow Bush
Paycheck
Payload
Payroll
Pennsylvania Dutch Crookneck
Pepitas Pumpkin
Peter Pan
Pink Banana
Pinnacle
Polar Bear
Polaris
Ponca Baby Butternut
Porcelain Doll Pink
Prizewinner
Pumpkin on a Stick
Quantum
Queensland Blue
Quirinal Zucchini
Racer
Raven Zucchini
Red October
Red Warty Thing
Reno
Reward Zucchini
Rhea
Richgreen Zucchini
Rogosa Violina Gioia
Ronde de Nice
Rouge Vif d'Etampes / Cinderella or Cinderella's Carriage
Round Zucchini
Royal Ace
San Isidro Zucchini
Sanchez
Sayda Zucchini
Sebring
Senator Zucchini
Show King
Sibley / Pike's Peak
Silver Bell
Silver Zucchini
Small Sugar / Pie
Snake
Snowball
Solid Gold
Sonkatök Butternut
Spaghetti, Vegetable
Spaghetti, Vegetable, Orangetti
Spaghetti, Vegetable, Primavera
Spaghetti, Vegetable, Small Wonder
Spaghetti, Vegetable, Squisito
Spaghetti, Vegetable, Stripetti
Spaghetti, Vegetable, Tivoli
Special Export
Spineless Beauty Zucchini
Spineless Perfection Zucchini
Spirit
Spookie
Starship
Striato D'Italia / Portofino Zucchini / Italian Striped
Styrian Hulless / Styrian
Success PMR Straightneck
Sucrine du Berry
Sucrine du Berry 
Sun Stripe Zucchini
Sunburst
Sungreen Zucchini
Sunlight PMR
Sunny Delight
Sunshine
Super Delight
Super Herc Pumpkin
Super Mama
Sure Thing Zucchini
Sweet Dumpling
Sweet Keeper
Sweet Mama
Sweet Max
Sweet Reba
Sweet Splendor
Sweet Yellow
Tarminofi
Tatume Climbing Zucchini
Tay Belle
Teddy
Tennessee Sweet Potato
Tiana Butternut
Tonda Scuro di Piacenza
Total Eclipse
Touch of Autumn
Triamble
Triple Treat
Trombetta di Albenga
Tromboncino
Turk's Turban
Ultra HP Butternut
Uncle David's Dakota Dessert
Valencia
Valenciano
Vegetable Marrow
Vegetable Marrow, Long White Bush
Vegetable Marrow, White
Victory Early Butternut
Waltham Butternut
Warted Green Hubbard
Warty Goblin
Wee-Be-Little
Whangaparaoa Crown
White Scallop Bush
Winter Luxury Pie
Winter Sunshine
Winter Sweet
Woods Early Pattypan / Woods Prolific
Worchester Indian
Yellow Crookneck
Yellow Crookneck, Saffron
Yellow Pattypan
Yellow Scallop
Yellowfin Zucchini
Yokohama
Young's Beauty
Z'oro
Zao Feng
Zapalita de Tronco/Tronco Redonda
Zeus
Zolotaya Grusha
Zucchino Sicilian