Canadian Seed Catalogue Index

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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:

Agrohaitai

Harmonic Herbs

Kitchen Table Seed House

La Finquita Seeds

Mumm's Sprouting Seeds

Nanoose Edible Farm

Richter's Herbs

Salt Spring Seeds

Sunshine Farm

Tourne Sol Co-operative Farm

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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Bean - Varieties Sold in Canada

Admires
Affirmed
Agassiz Pinto
Aldrin
Algarve
Alice Sunshine
Amarillo
Amethyst
Amish Gnuttle
Anasazi
Andrew Kent
Annelino Verde
Annelino Yellow
Annie Jackson
Annie's Tasty Green Pod
Antigua
Apache
Aramis
Arikara Yellow
Aunt Alley's
Aunt Emma's
Aunt Jean's
Auntie Wilder
Aztec Red Kidney
BA 0958
BA0999
Baby Gourmet
Baccicia
Baie Verte
Banga
Beka Brown
Beurre à graine noire
Beurre de Rocquencourt
Big Mama
Big Red Kidney
Bis
Black Canterbury Dwarf
Black Coco
Black Seeded Italian
Black Turtle
Black Valentine
Blauhilde
Blooming Prairie
Blue Bird Egg
Blue Bloom
Blue Coco
Blue Jay
Blue Lake 274
Blue Lake Bush
Blue Lake Bush OSU5630
Blue Lake Pole
Blue Ribbon
Blue Victor
Bobis Albenga
Borlotti / Cranberry Bean
Borlotto Flamma
Borlotto Lemon
Borlotto Lingua di Fuoco
Borsalino
Bowie
Brittle Wax / Round Pod Kidney
Bronco
Brown Caseknife
BSC 825
Bumblebee
Burpee Stringless
Butterscotch Calypso
Cabot
California Red
Calima
Campo di Fiori Romano
Canadian Wild Goose
Canadian Wonder
Candy
Cannellini Climbing, Badalucca
Cannellini Soup Bean
Capitano
Caprice
Caribee
Carminat
Carson
Cascade Giant
Cassoulet
Castrandel
Celina's Pole
Charlevoix
Cherokee Black
Cherokee Cornfield
Cherokee Trail of Tears
Chevrier Verte
Chuan
Cobra
Cocco Bianco
Coco Jaune de Chine
Coco Rubico
Coco Sophie
Colony String
Colter
Comtesse de Chambord
Concador
Contender
Costa Rica Golden
Cumberland
Custard
Dandy Gold
Dandy Green
Dark Red Kidney
Daroi
Delinel
Derby
Des Paysannes
Deseronto Potato
Desperado
Deuil Fin Precoce
Dolloffe
Dove Creek Red
Dragon Tongue / Langerie
Drew's Dandy
Duane Baptiste Potato
Dusky
Dutch Brown
Dutch Bullets
Dutch Princess
Dwarf Green Stringless
E-Z Gold
E-Z Pick
Early Mohawk
Early Riser
Early Thorogreen
Early Yellow Six Weeks
Eastern Butterwax
Emerite
Emilia's Italian
Empress
Eureka
European Soldier
Eva
Famille Boucher
Fawcett's
Ferrari
Ferris
Fetterly
Fidulata
Fin de Bagnol
Fire Tongue
Fisher
Flageolet / Soissons Vert
Flageolet Dorato
Flagg / Skunk / Chester
Flambeau
Flamingo
Florence
Fort Portal Jade
Fortex
Fortin's Family
Fortin`s Family
French Garden
French Horticultural
French Wax
Frijol en Seco Pinto
Furano
Ga Ga Hut Pinto
Garden of Eden
Gaucho
Gerald's White
Gold Dust
Gold Marie
Gold Mine
Gold Play
Gold Rush
Golden Child
Golden Heirloom
Golden Rocky
Golden Rod
Golden Wax
Golden Wax Improved
Goldfield
Goldrush
Goliath
Good Mother Stallard
Goose Gullet
Gramma Walter's
Grand-Maman Dinel
Grand-mère
Grandma Nellie's Mushroom
Great Northern
Green Orient
Greencrop
Grenoble
Gysi
Hanna Hank
Harder Heirloom
Harvester
Haudenosaunee Skunk / chester
Hawkesbury Wonder
Helda Romano
Heritage Dore
Hickock
Hidatsa Red
Hidatsa Shield Figure
Hilda Romano
Honey
Hopi Black
Hunter
Hutterite Soup
Ice
Igloo
Imperial White
Inca Pea
Indy Gold
Inspiration
Ireland Creek Annie
Iroquois Cornbread
Isabel
Isar
Jack in the Beanstalk
Jacob's Cattle / Trout / Appaloosa
Jacob's Cattle, Gold
Jacob's Cattle, Wink's
Jade
Jade II
Jade Pole
Janet's Dutch Brown
Jersey
Jesse Fisk
Jessy's Family Heirloom
Jimenez
Jimmy's White Lake
John's
Joseph Dugas
Jumbo
Kabarike
Kahl
Kahnawake Mohawk
Kenearly Yellow Eye
Kentucky Blue
Kentucky Wonder / Old Homestead
Kentucky Wonder Blue
Kentucky Wonder Bush
Kentucky Wonder Green
Kentucky Wonder Wax
Keygold
King of the Early
Kinghorn Wax
Laliberté
lasalle
Lazy Wife Pole
Lazy Wife
Lena's Bean
Lewis
Light Brown Zebra
Light Red Kidney
Lillooet
Limelight
Lina Sisco's Bird Egg
Littlefield's Special
Liverte
Louisiana Purple
Low's Champion
Maccarone
Macuzalito
Magpie / Superlative
Major
Major Cook's
Mandan Black
Marconi, Black Seed
Marconi, White Seed
Marie Dugas
Marvel of Nictaux
Marvel of Venice
Mary Ison's Little Brown Bunch
Masai
Mascotte
Matilda Chastain
Maxi
Maxibel
Mayflower
McCormick's Wonder
Mennonite
Mennonite K Triple A
Mennonite Purple Stripe
Mexican Pinto
Mexican Red
Minnesota 1940's
Mistik
Mitla Black
Molasses Face
Momma's Green
Mont D'Or
Montano
Montcalm
Monte Gusto
Montezuma Red
Montpellier
Mosaic
Mostoller Wild Goose
Mrocumiere
Mrs. Morotti's Romano
Navy
Neabel's Ukrainian
Nebraska Beauty
Neckargold
Neckarkonigin
New Matador
Nez Perce
Norridgewock
Northeaster
Norwegian Brown
O'Driscoll
Oakley
Oaxacan Black
Oceanis
October Pole
Odawa Soup
Old Timer
Orca / Yin Yang / Calypso
Painted Pony
Pawnee
Peck to a Hill
Pencil Pod Black Wax
Pepa De Zapallo
Peregion
Petit Carre de Caen
Pfaelzer Juni
Pike
Pink Kidney
Pinks
Pinto
Piros Feher
Pisarecka Zlutoluske
Pisterzo
Polestar
Polish Pea
Polish Pole
Powhatan
Prevail
Provider
Purple Burgundy Pole
Purple Peacock
Purple Podded
Purple Queen
Purple Teepee
Ram's Horn
Ramdor
Rattlesnake Pole
Rattlesnake Snap / Preacher
Record
Red Kidney
Red Mexican
Red Peanut
Red Swan
Red Valentine
Refugee
Remus
Rhodenizer
Robert's Royalty
Rocdor
Rockwell
Roja De Seda
Roma II
Romanian
Romano 14
Romano Bush
Romano Pole
Roquencourt
Round White Baking
Royal Burgundy
Royal City Cannery
Royalty Purple Pod
Ruckle
Russian Soup
S. Anna
Sacre Coeur
Saint-Sacrement
Saxa
Scarlet Beauty
Selma Zebra
Sequoia
Serene
Serengeti Filet
Serin
Serpedor
Seychelles
Shuswap Red
Slenderette / Classic
Slenderwax
Smeraldo
Snowcap
Soldier / Soldat de la Beauce
Soleil
Southern Soldier
Speckled Algonquin
Speedy
Stayton
Steeve's Caseknife
Stevenson Blue Eye
Stoltfus String
Storm
Straight & Narrow
Strike
Stringless Green Pod
Sultan's Golden Crescent
Sunburst
Super Marconi, Black Seed
Super Marconi, White Seed
Magpie / Superlative
Supremo
SV1003GF
SV1137GF
Swedish Brown
Sweeney Family Heirloom
Sybaris
Tanya's Pink Pod
Tapia
Tarbais
Tavera
Taylor Dwarf Horticulture / Wren's Egg
Teggia
Tema
Tendercrop
Tenderette
Tendergreen
Tendergreen Improved
Tene's Beans
Thibodeau de St-Jules
Thibodeau du Comté de Beauce
Thousand to One
Tiger Eye / Pepa de Zepallo
Tolosa Black
Tonello
Tongue of Fire / Lingua di Fuoco
Top Crop
Top Notch
Triomphe de Farcy
Trionfo Violetta
Trionfo Violetto
True Red Cranberry
Tung's / Mr. Tung's
Turkey Gizzard / Turkey Craw
Uganda Bantu
Ukrainian Comrades
Uncle Willie's
Valdor
Valentino
Vanderpol Six Weeks
Velero
Velour
Venture
Vermont Cranberry
Walcherse White
White Half Runner
Witsa
Worchester Indian
Wyatt
Yer Fasulyasi