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:

 

The Cottage Gardener
Edible Antiques
Greta's Organic Gardens
Harmonic Herbs
Heritage Harvest Seed
Kitchen Table Seed House
La Finquita Seeds
Mumm's Sprouting Seeds
Patri-Semences
Prairie Orchard Organics
Terra Edibles
Tourne Sol Co-operative Farm
Twin Meadows Organics
Urban Harvest Organic Seed

 

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
Amish Bottle
Apache
Apache Scallion
Australian Brown
Barletta Pearl
Bennie's Red
Blush
Borettana Red (type of Cipollini)
Borettana White (type of Cipollini)
Borettana Yellow (type of Cipollini)
Bunching
Cabernet
Calibra
Candy
Catskill
Chives
Chives, Blue
Chives, Chinese
Chives, Garlic
Chives, Garlic, Dah Ye
Chives, Garlic, Geisha
Chives, Garlic, Mauve
Chives, Garlic, Tai Jiu
Chives, Grolau
Chives, Nelly
Chives, Nira
Chives, Polyvit
Chives, Profusion
Copra
Cortland
Crimson Forest
Crystal Wax / White Pearl
Cuisse de Poulet du Poitou
Dakota Tears
Dawson
Deep Purple Bunching
Delgado
Dorata di Parma
Dutch
Early Yellow Globe
Ed's Red Shallot
Egyptian / Walking
Eiffel Scallion
Evergreen Bunching Onion, Red Beard
Evergreen Bunching Onion, Siji
Evergreen White Bunching / Japanese Bunching Onion / Welsh Onion / Multiplier Onion / Scallion / He she Ko
Evergreen White Nebuka
Exhibition
Expression
Feast
Fortress
Franz Bunching
Frontier
Gabriella
Gallop
Genesis
Globo
Golden Globe
Great Western
Green Banner
Green Parade
Highlander
Ishikura
Italian Red Torpedo
Jaune Paille des Vertus
Kelsae Sweet Giant
Kincho Scallions
LaSalle
Lasalle
Lilia
Long of Tropea
Long Red Florence
Long White Tokyo
Marenge
Meadow Garlic
Milan Rose
Milestone
Monastreli
Montclair
Mountaineer
Multiplier Onion / Potato Onion
Nebula
New York Early
Newburg
Nodding
Norstar
North Holland Blood Red
OBF Red Bulb
Oloroso
Pacific 22 Scallion
Parade
Paris Silverskin
Parma Gold
Patate
Patterson
Piata di Bergamo
Pocono
Prince
Purplette Salad
Quebec Special
Ramrod
Red Baron
Red Bassano
Red Burgundy
Red Carpet
Red Catawissa
Red Creole (Pearl)
Red Globe
Red Karmen
Red Label
Red Legion
Red Marble
Red Nugent
Red of Florence
Red Purple Bunching
Red Spring
Red Tropeana Lunga
Red Wethersfield
Red Wing
Red Zeppelin
Redman
Ridgeline
Riverside Sweet Spanish
Roskoff
Rossa d'Inverno Rubino
Rossa di Milano
Round of Tropea
Ruby Ring
Saddleback
Shallot, Ambition
Shallot, Banana
Shallot, Camelot
Shallot, Conservor
Shallot, Conservor G7244
Shallot, Dutch
Shallot, French
Shallot, French, Val-Au-Vents
Shallot, Frog's Leg
Shallot, Gourmet
Shallot, Sainte - Anne
Shallot, Yellow
Shallot, Zebrune
Shimonita
Sierra Blanca
Simiane / Pink Banana Shallot
Southport Red Globe
Southport White Globe
Spanish Medallion
Spanish, Yellow
Sperling Toga
Sturon
Stuttgarter
Summer Isle
Super Star
SV4643NT
Sweet Spanish Hybrid Early
Sweet Spanish Utah
Sweet White Wing
Talon
Tokyo Long White
Trailblazer
Trekker
Valencia
Vespucci
Vision
Walla Walla
White Gem
White Lisbon Bunching
White Pickling Crystal Wax
White Sweet Spanish
White Wing
Yellow Globe Danvers
Yellow of Parma
Yellow Sweet Spanish Utah
Zoey