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looking for some specific seeds

Posted by peggy_hosta z4 neSD (My Page) on
Tue, Mar 17, 09 at 16:59

In an old Northern Gardener mag, they recommended Jubilation watermelon
Kestrel beets
Papaya Pear summer squash
Medalist cuc
Roc'dor' wax bean
Siam queen basil
Does anyone have these seeds or know of a source?
I check at every nursery and store, but can't find these.
Peggy


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RE: looking for some specific seeds

Pine Tree Garden Seeds www.superseeds.com has some of those. I have ordered from them for 2 years and have been happy with their seeds.


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RE: looking for some specific seeds

I got Siam Garden Thai Basil seeds at Whole Foods. I'll email you separately to see if you want some.

I planted regular basil, Thai basil, and purple basil this spring. They all look great, except that I harvested the purple basil seeds myself last fall and most of them (5/6) are coming up green. I should have known they wouldn't come true to type. An interesting genetics lesson.


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