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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Beet - Varieties Sold in Canada

Albino / White / Albina Vereduna
Avalanche
BabyBeat
Bassano
Beetroot Action
Boldor
Boltardy
Boro
Bull's Blood
Burpee's Golden
Carillon
Chioggia
Chioggia Guardsmark
Crapaudine
Crosby's Egyptian
Cylindra Formanova
Cylindra Formanova Improved
Cyndor
Deacon Dan
Deep Cylinder
Detroit Dark Red
Detroit Dark Red Supreme
Eagle
Early Blood Turnip
Early Wonder / Early Wonder Tall Top
Falcon
Feuer Kugel
First Crop
Golden
Golden Eckendorf Mangel
Golden Grex
Green Top Bunching
Jaune Ovoide des Barres
Kestrel
MacGregor's Favourite
Mangel Colossal Long Red
Mangel, Yellow Intermediate
Merlin
Moneta
Nobel
Pacemaker
Red Ace
Robin
Ruby Queen / Garnet
Shiraz
Solo
Sugar
Sweetheart
Taunus
Touchstone Gold
Vulture
Winter Keeper / Lutz
Yellow Detroit / Golden Detroit