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Tomato, Green Zebra
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Tomato, Black Plum
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Potimarron (Seed Savers Exchange)--(Cucurbita maxima) (aka Courge Châtaigne) A small winter squash from France, inversely pear-shaped, with a flavor like chestnuts. The name is derived from the French: potiron (pumpkin) and marron (chestnut). Superb table quality in a small (3-4 pounds) manageable size. 85-95 days.
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(Capsicum annuum) Nineteenth century African American heirloom first offered by William Woys Weaver in the 1995 SSE Yearbook. Weaver’s grandfather received the seeds in the 1940s from Horace Pippin of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Two-foot tall plants have beautiful variegated foliage; 3" long fruits are striped and colorful. Traditionally used in oyster and crab houses around Chesapeake Bay. 80 days from transplant. MEDIUM HOT.
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Cucumber, Bushy OG
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Beet, Detroit Dark Red
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Purple Cone Flower. One of the very best for attracting butterflies and birds, this showy and easy-to-grow plant adds a flashy touch to the late summer landscape. Blooms heavily from July through September. Will tolerate clay soils. Plants reach 3-4' tall. Perennial. Hardy to zone 4. Direct Seed. $2.75 for 250. For front yard*
Purple Coneflower for 2012
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Red Milkweed for 2012
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Prairie Blazingstar for 2012
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Butterflyweed. Beautiful bright orange flowers cover the plant from mid-summer until early fall. Attracts bees, hummingbirds, moths, and butterflies. Blooms reliably from seed the first year if sown early. Plants will reach 2-3' tall in dry sandy soil and in welldrained loams. Perennial. Hardy to zone 4.
Butterflyweed for 2012
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Big Bluestem, The monarch of the prairie, largely responsible for the formation of the famous prairie sod. Once covered thousands of square miles of the tallgrass prairie from the Atlantic Ocean to the Rocky Mountains. Lush green 3-8' plants change color at first frost to an attractive reddish-copper that lasts well into the winter. Thrives in almost any soil. Perennial. Hardy to zone 3. $2.75 for 250 seeds. For front yard*
Big Bluestem for 2012
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Waltham Butternut Winter Squash from Victory Seeds (85 days) — Light tan, seven to nine inches long with a thick neck and a small seed cavity. The flesh is a wonderful, bright orange. BEST pumpkin pie...yep, pumpkins don’t make very good pies. These are much better. In fact it is what Mrs. Smith's pumpkin pies are made out of! Plant with Nasturtium to deter those MISERABLE squash bugs!
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Squash, Rouge Vif d'Etampes Catalog #411 (Cucurbita maxima) (aka Bright Red Etampes, Cinderella) Beautiful French heirloom pumpkin introduced in the United States by W. Atlee Burpee in 1883; documented by Vilmorin the same year. Very flattened red-orange fruit with wide ribs, weighs up to 20 pounds. Spectacular for fall decorations, not recommended for eating. 95 days.
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Moon & Stars (Van Doren) Watermelons
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Cherokee Purple (Seed Savers Exchange)--(Solanum lycopersicum) Introduced by North Carolina SSE member Craig LeHoullier in 1991 from seed obtained from J. D. Green of Tennessee. Uniquely colored dusty rosebrown fruits weigh up to 12 ounces. Delicious sweet flesh. Indeterminate, 75-90 days from transplant.
Cherokee Purple Tomatoes
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Black from Tula Tomatoes
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Isis Candy Tomatoes
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Gold Medal Tomatoes
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Fiskeby Soybean (Glycine max) Swedish variety bred by Sven Holmberg. Use fresh or dried. Highly nutritious—up to 40% protein, high in calcium, iron, and vitamins (particularly A, B1, B12, and C). Thrives in northern climates. 75-80 days. Don't know if it's a vegetable serving or a protein serving but my toddler loves this snack!
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Georgia Flame Peppers
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Alma Paprika (Seed Savers Exchange)--(Capsicum annuum) Highly productive plants are loaded with thickwalled cherry-type peppers. One of the best varieties for drying and grinding for paprika, or for fresh eating. Ripens from cream-white to orange to red. 70-80 days from transplant. MILDLY PEPPERY AND VERY SWEET
Alma Paprika Peppers
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Green Arrow (Seed Savers Exchange)--(Pisum sativum) (aka Green Shaft) An English main crop variety and standard home and market variety. Slim pointed pods are 4-5" long and contain 8-11 small deep green peas. Pods are almost always borne in doubles. Very heavy reliable production. Medium vines grow 24-28" tall. Shell, 62-70 days.
Green Arrow Peas
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Florida High Bush Eggplant. (Solanum melongena) 75-85 days from transplant. Standard market variety bred in Florida in the 1940s for the commercial trade. Vigorous, upright, well branched plants bear continuously throughout the season. Large purple-black pear-shaped fruits with white flesh are held high off the ground. Disease and drought resistant.
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