Dora Miller = Pods 8 1/2" with 9 seed per pod. Seed are extra large and brown in color. Vines reach 8' to 10' tall. Limited supply of this rare bean. Pkt. will contain 50 or more seed.
= This bean bears well good for canning,freezing and as a
snap bean. Brown and striped seed about 5 1/2 to 6" long.Reaches a
height of 6' to 7' . Grown in Overton Co. TN by Bilbrey and Wright
families for over 60 years. Limited supply of this rare bean . Pkt. will contain 50 or more seed.
= Large cream colored seed. Long pods 8” or more. Bean is very tasty. Said to have been found in the craw of a Goose. Limited supply of this rare bean . Pkt. will contain 50 or more seed.
Mountain = Large oblong beige seed,
long pods, very high yield. Pods 6 1/2", 9 seed per pod, vines 8'- 9'. Limited supply of this bean. Pkt. will contain 50 or more seed.
Bible = Gray tan with orange eye rings
round and shiney,85-95 days.Heirloom traced to 1932 in KY. Pods 5 1/2", 9 seed per pod, vines 7'- 9' .
Limited supply of this rare bean. Pkt. will contain 50 or more seed.
Carolina Red Stick
= Slightly curved pods with a hint of pink at
large red elongated seeds are kidney shaped, a favorite with all who
have grown them, grown by a South Carolina family since 1830.
Limited supply of this rare bean . Pkt. will contain 50 or more seed.
= Pods 6 1/2", with 7 medium to large
Ralph Newcomb, Hardin Valley a farming area near Knoxville, TN. Limited supply of this bean. Pkt. will contain 50 or more seed.
Pole Bean = Large dark brown seed.
From Buster family in KY. Pods 8 1/2", 8 seed per pod, vines 7'- 9'. Similiar in size to brown seeded Case Knife. Limited supply of this bean. Pkt. will contain 50 or more seed.
= 80 days large, strong climbing plants producing
pods with tan colored seeds with very dark purple stripes somewhat
kidney shaped average 7 seed per pod.Keeps producing until fall.
Waterloo, Ontario Mennonite heirloom. Limited supply of this bean . Pkt. will contain 50 or more seed.
Family heirloom from the Rose family of Panola, in Madison
Kentucky. It's a large bean pods go 9-10 inches or even longer. The
beans are solid plum on one end, for about a third of their length,
which then breaks into a frosting over ivory. It is, in fact, one of
the prettiest of our mountain beans. Vines 7'- 8'.The beans are very meaty and
tasty. Limited supply of this rare bean. Pkt. will contain 50 or more seed.
FAT BROWN GOOSE = Large brown seeds pod 6" to 7" with 7 seed per pod.. Vines 8' to 9' tall. ( SSE # 2664 ) Limited supply of this rare bean. Pkt. will contain 50 or more seed.
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Giant Kentucky Goose = Very large,grows well,good yeild on vines 7' to 8' tall. With 6" to 6 1/2" pods with 8 large brown seed per pod. (SSE # 3472) Limited supply of this rare bean. Pkt. will contain 50 or more seed.
Gooseberry = Originally
from the J. M. Hartman and Daughters Seed Company in
Indianapolis,Indiana. Hundreds of large yellow cherry tomatoes per
plant . Mildly sweet flavor,adds good color to salads and salsa. 75
days from transplant. 75 seeds per pack
= Derived from a "happy accident" that seedman
found growing in his Missouri garden. Bright yellow cherry type
tomatoes are the size and color of an actual egg yoke . Sweet and
fruity flavor. Very productive plants continue bearing through the heat
of summer. 75 dayes from transplant. 75 seeds per pack
= A very old type, tried and true.Extremely
plants yeild large 1 1/2 - 2" cherry tomatoes. Great full flavor. Can
be canned whole. A favorite for salads and freash eating. 75 - 80 days.
75 seeds per pack
Orginated in 1890 under the name White Peach. This strain
from Dennis Schlicht and is named after the Wapsipinicon River in
northeast Iowa.Heavy producer of 2" round fuzzy yellow tomatoes.
Sweet,juicy,well-balanced flavor. Winner of SSE's 2006 Heirloom Tomato.
80 days from transplant. Try this one very unique . 75 seeds per pack
vigorous plants yeild hundreds of large red cherry tomatoes throughout
the season. The superb flavor won it top billing over 100 other
varieties in a taste contest . 70 days from transplant. 75 seeds per pack =
= First grown in the late 1800’s. Delicious in salads or pickled. Low
acid indeterminate. Yellow pear shape. 78 days (1"- 2”, 3/4-1 oz. fruit) 75 seeds per pack = $3.50
Red Pear = Pear-shaped tomatoes
with superb tangy flavor for salads and vegetable platters. The uniform,
crack resistant fruit is produced all summer on productive vines that
need to be staked. Try growing this together with Yellow Pear.
Indeterminate 75 seeds per pkt = $3.50
= This novelty tomato
is similar in shape and color to a small banana.
Very prolific, low acid taste, meaty and averaging 1½ inches in diameter by 4
inches in length. Delicious sliced into salads. 75 seeds per pkt = $3.50
California Wonder Sweet Green
days. Large, smooth, 1-lb. pink fruit have a delicious, rich, sweet
taste. This variety has become very popular in recent years, after
being developed by M.C. Byles of Logan, West Virginia. After crossing
varieties for 6 years and selecting the best, he introduced this beauty
that he named Mortgage Lifter in the 1940’s after he sold plants for $1
each and paid off the $6,000 mortgage on his house. 75 seeds per pack =
80-90 days. Very large 1-2 lb fruits are deep pink, very
flavorful and nearly crack-free. The plants are very productive; the
superb quality fruits are great for farmers’ markets or home gardens.
Delicious. 75 seeds per pack =
= Extraordinary large fruited tomato that thrives in
the southern states. Fruits are large and deep red with no cracks or
seams. They are sweet and solid with very few seeds. 85 days.(2-3 lb.
fruit not uncommon) 75 seeds per pack = $3.50
= Brownish-purple to maroon colored fruit with green shoulders. Sweet,
mild and rich in flavor. 80 days (12 oz.) 75 seeds per pack
Brandywine Pink = Bright pink fruits with acidic tang. 85 days. (14. oz.) 75 seeds per pack = $3.50
= Heirloom dating back to the 1870’s. Named after Brandywine Creek in
Chester County, PA. Red fruits. 80-100 days. (12 oz.) 75 seeds per
pack = $3.50
Brandywine Yellow = Fuzzy, potato leaf vines produce large fruits with excellent flavor and a creamy texture. 80-100 days. (up to 2 lbs.) 75 seeds per pack = $3.50
Cherokee Purple = Slicer type heirloom. Dusky pink-purple with darker shoulders. Mild flavor. 80 days. (6-12 oz.) 75 seeds per pack = $3.50
Mr. Stripey = Large, yellow fruit with pinkish-red stripes. Ridged at shoulders. Mild, low acid. An old-time favorite. 80 days. (1-2 lbs.) 75 seeds per pack = $3.50
= Another outstanding black tomato with unbelievably rich flavor. This
is an old Russian variety that was renamed in honor of a great civil
rights activist. It will be your best producer early in the season and
during cool summers. 80 days. (7-10 oz. fruit) 75 seeds per pack = $3.50
Rutgers = Popular old favorite with smooth, firm, globe-shaped fruits. Indeterminate plants with good cover. 82 days. (4-6 oz.) 75 seeds per pack = $3.50
Roma VFN =
An old-time plum type tomato on a compact plant. These fruits are crack
resistant and widely used for tomato paste, canning and juicing.
Resists Verticillium and Fusarium Wilt. 80 days. (3 oz.) 75 seeds per pack = $3.50
Beefsteak = Produces huge, delicious, ribbed fruit on vigorous vines. Indeterminate. 96 days.This tomato's
excellent taste and meaty flesh make it an ideal tomato for eating fresh
or cooking, for slicing into sandwiches, using in salads or for
canning! 75 seeds per pkt =$3.50
Homestead = Especially recommended for Southern gardeners, this variety sets large
crops even in hot weather. Luscious, meaty tomatoes are medium-sized,
smooth, and resistant to cracking. Large vines offer good foliage
cover 80 days. 75 seeds per pkt = $3.50
Marglobe = Marglobe Tomatoes are a disease and crack resistant heirloom variety
which are a good producer of 7 to 10 ounce deep red juicy fruits. Superb
tasting fruit. Marglobe tomato can claim parentage of many of today's
hybrid tomatoes. 75 seeds per pkt = $3.50
= This tomato often reaches 2 pound and over and is very
popular.with people who love a great tomato taste. Seed very hard to
find and plants not readly available.Harvest in about 85 days. We have
a very limited supply of these but we are offering at same price as our
other heirlooms while they last. 75 seeds per pkt = $3.50
= (1-2 lbs.) 80 - 85 days. A huge,
bi-color heirloom: brilliant yellow color with red marbling. Very large
with a rich, sweet flavor. Beautiful when sliced. An heirloom from West
Virginia. Heavy producer.Absolutely gorgeous bicolor beefsteak tomato,
great for slicing. Sweet and juicy. Heavy producer. 75 seeds per pkt = $3.50
= First introduced in 1943 as an All-America Selection, Jubilee bears
large tomatoes with very meaty, thick-walled interiors and mild flavor.
The globe-shaped, golden-orange fruit is similar to Sunray. Has meaty,
thick walls and few seeds. High yielding. 75 seeds per pkt = $3.50
Banana Pepper = Heirloom.
An AAS Bronze Medal winner for 1941 and still extremely
Large, pointed fruits measure 6-7" long and 1½" across. The mild yellow
peppers ultimately turn brilliant red. A favorite for pickling. 75 seeds per pack =
Banana Pepper = Profuse bearer of 6-inch-long,
mildly hot peppers. Excellent for pickling, frying, or roasting. Just
hot enough to provide a little bite without scaring away the milder
palates in the family. Produce well even in hot weather. Fruit matures
from light yellow to orange to red. 75 seeds per pack =
Hot Jalapeno Pepper
green, medium-hot, thick-walled peppers 3" long, 1" wide, with rounded
tips. Matures to dark red. 75 seeds per pack =
The standard bell pepper for many decades, this 1928 introduction is
still the largest open-pollinated, heirloom bell you can grow, and a
big improvement over the earlier bells. A perfect stuffing pepper 4" x
3 1/2", thick-walled, tender and flavorful.
75 seeds per pack =
California Wonder Sweet Yellow
= 65 days.A 'California Wonder'
type of bell pepper,yellow mostly four-lobed, thick flesh, borne erect
on the plant. Heavy foliage, compact growth, and very attractive.
75 seeds per pack =
Chocolate Beauty Sweet Pepper = Shiny green bell peppers ripen to a gorgeous
chocolate brown. Excellent sweet flavor when fully
ripe, average flavor when green. Very productive
variety for home and market. 70-75 days. 50 seeds per pack = $3.50
Prolific Straightneck Squash = Very popular early yellow straightneck. The fruits taper towards the stem end and are a nice lemon yellow color. Bush-type plants.
50 seeds per pack = $3.50
Black Beauty Zucchini = This popular, and very
productive home garden and shipping squash variety matures in 50-60
days. Black beauty grows on semi-upright plants. Glossy black-green
fruits average 6-8" long and 2" in diameter and are best when harvested
young.Tender flesh is firm creamy-white and has a fine flavor. Great eating! Average: 56 days
50 seeds per pack =
Georga Candy Roaster Squash
= These squash are very popular in the mountains . Similar
in shape to Banana squash but much larger and sweeter reaching up to 60
pounds but probably average 25 pound. Takes about 110 days to mature.
The mountain folks roasted these for pies and other baking. Pies
similar in apperance to pumpkin but sweeter and do not require adding
spices. Vines spread to 25' so allow plenty of room. You will love these
15 seeds per pack = $5.00
COWHORN OKRA = 55
days. Plant produces high yields of 14" long
green okra. The large pods remain spineless and tender up to 10" long,
but are best when the pods are picked at 6" long. Excellent for making
gumbo. This heirloom variety dates back to pre-Civil War. Plant Height: 8 ft tall. 50 seeds per pack = $3.50
Clemson Spineless Okra = All American Award winner and a
delicious addition to soups, stews and gumbo. Harvest the pods when
they are about 3" long and still tender.The plant will produce until
damaged by cold weather.
50 seeds per pack =
Straight Eight Cucumber = Smooth straight cylindrical and deep green with rounded blunt ends. Early, prolific, vigirous,excellent quality. 52-57 days.
50 seeds per pack = $3.50
Heirloom Pickling Cucumber = Heirloom Pickling Cucumbers are just that! They are a pickling cucumber
with a solid, crisp interior and superb flavor. Best picked from 1.5 -
6" in length. This is a vigorous plant that can be grown on a trellis. 50 seeds per pack =
Crimson Sweet Watermelon
= Quality and reliability make this an excellent variety for
gardeners and growers alike. A classic, oblong, 10x12” striped melon.
Weighs in at 15-25 lbs with bright red, juicy sweet flesh. Days to maturity: 85 days 50 seeds per pack =
Charleston Gray Watermelon
= Fruits are large, 28-35 lbs., cylindrical-shaped, 24 in. long by 10 in.
across. Flesh is Red, crisp, fiberless and delicious; skin is light
greenish gray. Harvest in 85 days. 50 seeds per pack =
Autumn Wing Ornamental Gourd Mixture = This unique ornamental
gourd produces a wide variety of gourds in a variety of colors. You
will see everything from cream to yellow and orange, to dark green,
with combination's of them all. For decoration only. Easy to grow, extremely durable fruits.
90-100 days. 50 seeds per pack =
Birdhouse Gourd = Sow directly outdoors after all danger of
frost in loose, rich soil. Plants need steady water and fertilizer . From mid
to late summer you will "harvest" plenty of 12- to 15-inch gourds
from vigorous vines reaching 40 feet tall! For best shape, support the vine
with a trellis, fence, Gourds have a hard cover on seed to help in sprouting,
with finger nail clippers clip a very, very small corner on the corner of the
wide end of seed. 50 seeds per
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