Canadian Seed Catalogue Index

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:


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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Endive/Escarole/Chicory/Radicchio - Varieties Sold in Canada

Broadleaf Batavian
Broadleaved Batavian 5
Catalogna Special, Laguna
Cicoria Catalogna (Radichetta)
Curly Endive
Curly Golden Heart
Dandelion, Italian
Dandelion, Red Stemmed
Dandelion/Catalogna (Barese o Pugliese)
Early Green Moss Curled
French Endive / Witloof / Belgian Endive
Frisee, ALM
Frisee, Bianca Riccia
Frisee, Greek
Frisee, Nina
Full Heart Batavian
Giant Maraîchère
Green Curled Ruffec
Green Full Heart
Grumulo Green
Italian Fine Curled
Italiko Rosso
Magdeburgh (Cicoria Siciliana)
Mechelse Witloof, Videna
Milano White
Palla Rossa
Palla Rossa Red Late
Palla Rossa Special
Radicchio di Lusia
Radicchio di Treviso
Rossa di Treviso
Rossa di Treviso Precoce
Rossa di Verona
Salad King
Sugar Loaf
Très Fine Maraîchère
Triestina Cutting
Variegated of Castelfranco Radicchio
Variegated of Chiogga Radicchio
Variegated of Lucia Radicchio
Variegated of Sottomarina Radicchio
Yellow Full Heart
Zidane Frisee