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The Georgia Department of Agriculture found that these Bhut Jolokia Pepper seeds had
a germination rate of 85%, the same as the Bhut Jolokia seed sold by the Chile Pepper
Institute at New Mexico State University. Some Jolokia seeds pods from India are not true
to strain since there are so many kinds.
THE NEW RECORD HOLDER FOR THE HOTTEST CHILI PEPPER IN THE WORLD.
Caution: you should know that these seeds grow to produce the hottest Chili Pepper in
ALWAYS WEAR PLASTIC GLOVES WHEN CUTTING. I garantee they will sprout i'm
getting 80% now in 2010. WARN FRIENDS WHEN USED IN RECIPE'S.
NEVER GIVE TO CHILDREN NEVER TOUCH SENSITIVE PARTS OF YOUR BODY OR
EYES IF YOU HAVE TOUCHED THE PEPPER FLESH WITH YOUR BARE HANDS. With
more than one million Scoville Units it was supposed to be several times hotter than the
Red Savina™, that was the holder of the worlds hottest pepper in the Guinness World
Bigdena Average fruit weight 220 - 280g (8 - 10 oz).
Bigdena produces very high yield, good fruit shelf life, and strong vigor. Bigdena is an open plant type that is easy to maintain and has low labor costs. It can
maintain its size and shape under high temperature and light conditions.
Blitz Average fruit weight 180 - 200g (6.5 - 7 oz). A large beefsteak with strong vigor, uniform ripening and excellent quality. Blitz is suitable for spring and fall
crops and performs well under high light conditions and summer heat. -
Jelona (Yellow) Average fruit weight 180 - 190 grams (6.5 - 6.75 oz) A yellow beef steak with firm fruits and high vigor. Suitable for the specialty market.
Beorange (Orange) Average fruit size 170 - 190 grams (6.0 - 6.75 oz) Large Uniform, orange beef steak. TmC5VF2FrWi
Geronimo Newer variety but already one of the most widely used beefsteak varieties. Average fruit weight 240g (8.5 oz). High yield from a well balanced plant.
Fruits are very large, firm, nice color and good taste. Performs better under glasshouses, lower density and later planting
Growdena Average fruit weight 220 - 280g (8 - 10 oz).
Growdena produces a vigorous plant that is open and keeps very good leaf length. It features uniform fruit, good firmness, good setting in the summer and
high yield. Growdena is a greenhouse beef tomato that produces the large sizes desired by the NAFTA market.
Match Average fruit weights 180 - 240g (6.5 - 8.5 oz). A large beefsteak with uniform ripening and good quality. Fruit shape is flatter than Trust with a taller
Average weight of 240 grams (8.5oz) Newer variety with an open plant habit strong vigor and generative characteristics. Fruits are deep red, firm and uniform.
Rapsodie Average weight of 190 -252 grams (7 - 9 oz)
Rapsodie is a beef variety for active glasshouse production. Very good regular shape, nice round and a very early variety.
Good plantation in low light conditions, fast plant development, and flat leaves. Easy to handle and low labor cost.
Trust Average fruit weight 200 - 210grams (7 - 7.5oz) One of the most popular varieties in production today. Large fruits with uniform ripening. Moderate vigor
but high production. Suitable for many different climatic conditions and growing systems.
Average fruit weight 160 - 180 grams (5.5 -6.5oz) Pink beef tomato for loose harvest. Fruits are a deep shiny pink colour and very uniform in shape with good
taste A high yielding, moderate vigor plant, fruit with Brix 5-7.
CHERRY / GRAPE TOMATO SEED
Pack sizes 100, 250 or 1,000 seeds, normally untreated seed.
Average fruit weight 17 - 20 grams (0.6 - 0.75 oz). Amsterdam is an newer introduction with grape shaped fruit with excellent flavor. Brix 8+.
Average fruit weight 15 - 20 grams (0.5 - 0.75 oz) An early variety with strong vigor with good shelf life.
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Average weight 12-15 grams. Very sweet and tasty plum cherry/plum shaped tomato used in both protected and field (staked) loose harvest crops. Cello has a
very good flavor with a Brix of 7-10 and strong tolerance to cracking. Fruit has a good shelf life.
Average fruit weight 20 grams (0.75 oz) Long shelf life and firm fruits. Calyx stays green. Conchita may be used for truss harvest.
Fruit weight of 15-20 grams (0.5 - 0.7 oz) Grape shape with an excellent flavor and a brix of 8+ TmVF2N.
Favorita Average fruit weight of 15 grams (0.5 oz). Red, semi greenback cherry tomato Favorita has a vigorous slightly stretched plant with long trusses, many
double. Excellent flavor and fruit shape.
Goldita Yellow cherry. -
COCKTAIL TOMATO SEED
Pack sizes 100, 250 or 1,000 seeds, normally untreated seed.
Flavorino Average fruit weight 35 grams (1.25 oz).
A Roma or Plum type, with a regular, flat truss shape. Tall, vigorous plant with possible truss harvest but should ideally be grafted with Beaufort or Maxifort a
long crop to gain resistances and vigor.Foliage tends to be lush. Truss can produce 7-9 fruit on a flattened truss and fruit is very tasty.
Goldino Yellow cocktail -
Picolino Average fruit weight of 20 grams new cherry with long shelf life very firm fruits calyx stays green very vigorous growth possible truss harvest good
taste and color. Excellent flavor TmC5VF2FrWi
Orangino Orange cocktail -
Red Delight A round cluster harvest cocktail type. Average fruit size 55 grams (1.8 - 2.0 oz). A tall vigorous variety that is early into production and can be
pinched or grafted. Firm, deep red shiny fruits, up to 10 per cluster, with a good shelf life, high tolerance to cracking and a brix of 6.0+. Disease resistance
TRUSS TOMATO SEED * = most widely used varieties
Pack sizes 100, 250 or 1,000 seeds, normally untreated seed.
*Clarance Average fruit weight 140 -160 grams (5 - 5.75 oz) One of the highest yielding large cluster varieties. Fruits have a deep red shiny color that remain
firmly attached to the truss. Clarance has moderate vigor and very good resistance to Blossom end rot.
Clermon Average fruit size 140 grams (5 oz)
Clermon is a vigorous cluster tomato variety with excellent balance and good setting.
Well adapted to short days. Uniform fruits with deep red color, nice green parts and very good shelf-life.
Fruit size averages 140-160g Produces a slightly shorter but more open plant than Clarance. High yield potential but must be grafted for long crops
Tradiro Average fruit weight 125 - 150 grams ( 4.5 - 5.5 oz) A large type cluster tomato, slightly smaller than Clarance, with uniform ripening, outstanding
quality and excellent shelf life. Vigorous growth produces firm fruits and high yield.
A paler Multy type, Long Day. Compact plant, medium bolting tolerance. Good weight. Nice blond color and plant shape. Thick and well curled leaves. Good
volume and number of leaves. Good uniformity of the final product.
Resistance: Bl1-25, Nasanovia.
A paler, finer curled Multy type, Short Day, Compact plant, Fast bolting and good weight. Brilliant blond color and nice plant shape. Good weight and yield.
Thick and very curled leaves. Very high number and good volume of leaves. Nice presentation of the final product.
A very fine curled Multy type, Long Day, Compact plant, good bolting and medium weight. Nice brilliant green color. Good bolting. Thick and very fine, well
curled leaves. Very good shelf life, presentation and volume of the leaves.
Resistance: Bl1-25, Nasanovia.
Multy type, Long Day. A big plant, good bolting and high weight. Multy type with more vigor. Nice brilliant green color. Good bolting. Thick and well curled
Resistance: Bl1-25, Nasanovia.
A more coarsely Multy type, Short Day. Good vigor with good compactness, medium bolting and very good weight. Nice green color and nice round shape of
plant. Good thick leaves. Good uniformity and medium volume. Very high number of leaves.
Red Multy type, Short Day. Medium volume of plant, very fast bolting and medium - low weight. Open plant. Nice red color. Better results in winter. Medium
thickness and curled leaves. Good uniformity and medium number of leaves. Good volume of leaves.
A very finely curled red Multy type, Long Day. Compact plant, medium bolting and medium weight. External pale red and internal green color. Very thick, fine
and very curled leaves. Very good shelf life. Very fine stems with high volume of leaves. It has a perfect presentation.
A slow bolting red Multy type, Long Day. Nice Compact plant, good bolting and medium weight . Dark red color. Medium size of plant. Medium thick leaves
and nice curliness. Good uniformity of leaves. Good volume and presentation.
A red Multy type with oak leaf shaped leaves, Long Day. Good vigor of plant, but not compact, good bolting and low weight. Brilliant red color. Upright plant
shape. Thin and smooth leaves. Very big leaves and lower uniformity of product. Medium shelf life. Very nice plant
BUTTERHEAD (Long day varieties) LETTUCE SEED. Pelleted (Pills) Seed.
Astraca Astaca is a dark green, large-framed butterhead with a broad, healthy, well-closed bottom. The variety is strong on internal tipburn. Thanks to the
loosely filled heads, it has good field keep ability. Astraca performs well in Mediterranean winters Available conventional or Organic
Brighton Brighton is our new medium sized butterhead with a strong bottom and well-filled, good closing heads. The variety is strong on tipburn and very
strong against Bremia (HR Bl:1-26). Available conventional or Organic
Charles Charles is a large framed long day variety for late spring, summer and early fall cultivation. It is a medium sized, thick leaved variety with an attractive
color that is slow bolting and strong against tip-burn. Resistance: Bremia races 1,3-10,14-22.Recommended sowing period 20th Dec to 25th Aug.
Elton A butter head / Boston lettuce suitable for long day conditions. Elton is large framed and has a strong leaf structure with an attractive color. Elton has a
strong resistance to tip burn and is resistant to Bremia BL 1-17, 19 & 21 .
Flandria Flandria is one of the standard glasshouse butter head varieties for production from the spring to autumn. It is slow bolting and strong against tip
burn, forming a well closed base. Resistant to BL 1-17, 21,23 . photo coming soon
Laurel A very variety rugged and suitable for a wide range of conditions and does well in the humid tropics. Uniform, with a medium green color. Tipburn
tolerant and resistant to Bremia BL 1-4,6,7,10, 13-15.
Michael New introduction, compact head, heat tolerant butter head type similar to Rex, but with higher downy mildew resistance: Bl: 1-22,24,25.
* Rex A thick-leaved summer type but often used year round. Excellent quality, slow-bolting and very strong against tip burn, with a nice, clean and well-closed
base, its leaves are not brittle and it is easy to cut. Resistant to Bremia BL 1-12, 17, 18, 22.
Large size Red Butter that is a ruby color halfway down the leaf with a brilliant green color contrast towards the core. It has great texture, slow bolting and very
attractive, making it suitable for both Processor and Carton. Resistant to HR Bl:1-26/Nr:0, IR LMV.
Sumaya A well-sized variety particularly suitable for summer cultivations. Resistant to Bremia BL 1-23, 25
Available conventional or Organic
Vincenzo is a winter butterhead developed for the south of Italy. Vincenzo is a vigorous green butter head with a less closed head than Fidel and a well closed
base. The variety is strong against tipburn and resistant against the downy mildew : Bl: 1-26.
Volare Volare completes the butterhead winter program for cold greenhouse production in Southern Europe. This variety is strong on bolting and tipburn and
therefore suitable for the late autumn crops harvest at the end of October and in November and for the last spring crops harvest in April. Volare is a small to
medium sized variety. The regular and uniform heads gives a lot of yellow leaves. Available conventional or Organic
BUTTERHEAD (Short day varieties) LETTUCE SEED. Pelleted (Pills) Seed.
A NEW! short day variety for winter and spring cultivation. Currently in trial - please call us for an evaluation sample. Medium to large framed. Good on tip
burn. Performs well under low light conditions, strong head with well closed base. Bremia races 1-25
LOLLA ROSSA LETTUCE SEED. Pelleted (Pills) Seed.
Amandine A triple red variety with intense color recommended for spring, winter and autumn. Suitable for indoor and out door cultivation that can produce
large heavy heads. Resistant to BL 4-16,21 and 23.
Revolution A Lollo Rossa type with a good red color. Revolution is slow bolting and has good vigor. Suitable for indoor and outdoor production. Resistant to
Bremia BL 1-16
Soltero A Lollo Rossa type with a good red color. Suitable for indoor and outdoor production. Resistant to Bremia BL 1-25
LOLLA BIONDA LETTUCE SEED. Pelleted (Pills) Seed.
Bergamo A Lolla Bionda for indoor and outdoor production. Sowing period from 1st Sept to 1st Feb Very uniform blond type with fine serrated leaves. Slightly
larger frame than Cireo. Bremia BL 1-4,6,7,10,13-15, 17,19,22,25
Locarno LOCARNO RZ is a slow-bolting variety suitable for outdoor cultivation. Large-framed variety with light green and glossy leaves, even under hot
conditions. The leaves are densely incised. Open headed, even under Mediterranean winter conditions. The base is more green when compared to standard
varieties. Resistant to Bl:1-16,21,23.
GREEN OAK LEAF LETTUCE SEED. Pelleted (Pills) Seed.
Cedar(Green) Medium sized blond-green oakleaf. More compact than Veredes. Slow bolting and strong against tipburn.
Resistances: Nr: 0, Bl: 1-26
Pagero Pagero has a highly attractive, nice fresh green colour. Moreover, this big-sized variety has very regular heads. It is suitable for harvest in the winter
and spring. Available conventional or Organic
Torero Torero is a mid-sized green oakleaf with fast filling heads and a well-closed, healthy and slightly upright bottom. This variety, which is also strong
against tipburn, is selected specifically for greenhouse production in Northern and Southern Europe. Available conventional or Organic
Veredes (Green) Vigorous blond-green oakleaf. Strong on NFT systems.
Slow bolting and strong against tipburn.
Resistances: Nr: 0, Bl: 1-17,19,21,23
RED OAK LEAF LETTUCE SEED. Pelleted (Pills) Seed.
Jamai (Red) Jamai RZ is a slow bolting triple red Oak Leaf.
It has sturdy leaves and is vigorous for a triple red.
Ferrari (Red) A Red Oak leaf type with excellent shelf life and resistance to Bremia BL 1, 3-7, 11, 12, 18-24.
Compact and upright triple red oakleaf. Attractive shiny red leaves. Slow to bolt.
Resistances: Nr: 0, Bl: 1-26
Piman This very well filling new oakleaf variety has an attractive red colour and a nicely closed and clean bottom. The heads are flat, midsized and very well
filled. Available conventional or Organic
Versai (Red) Red oak leaf type. Performs well under warm conditions, smooth texture with open head and uniform leaves.
GREEN LEAF LETTUCE (Grand Rapids type) SEED. Pelleted (Pills) Seed.
Kismy This dark green open batavia gives a good volume and is becoming a standard for winter production in France and Italy. Available conventional or
Frizella This medium-sized glasshouse batavia has an upright growth habit and a well-closed base. Frizella , an open and robust variety, is suited to winter and
early spring productions. Available conventional or Organic
COS/ROMAINE LETTUCE SEED. Pelleted (Pills) Seed.
Amadeus A Cos lettuce with a uniform, upright frame. The head is well closed and uniform in shape that makes more leaves than comparable varieties.
Resistant to BL 1-17, 21 and 23.
Counter A new introduction from Nunhems with excellent results. Resistant to BL 1-16,19 & 23. Highly adaptable for greenhouse and heat tolerant.
Little Gem A well established, small framed Romaine (semi Cos type), heat tolerant small heading variety. Used widely outdoors but highly adaptable for
hydroponic use. This variety was first listed in England in 1880.
New introduction, currently in trial. Seed is only available as raw seed in 1,000 seed units at present.
CURLY LETTUCE SEED. Pelleted (Pills) Seed.
Mirata Long day variety with attractive appearance and good texture. Resistance to BL 1-16,19,21.
ICEBERG LETTUCE SEED. Pelleted (Pills) Seed.
Galera A new introduction. Experience in the tropics and subtropics is limited, but Galera’s excellent bolting and tipburn resistance, earliness and head
formation make this variety adapted to warm climates. Resistance to BL 1-16,19,21,23
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Garden City Seeds, 778 Highway 93 North, Hamilton, MT 59840, 1-406-
961-4837, http://www.gardencityseeds.com . Carries a wide variety of vegetable and herb seeds as well as supplies. Catalog is very instructional and informative.
Garden.com, www.garden.com. Carries a wide variety of tools, fertilizer, books, and other supplies along with seeds, plants, and more. This is solely an Internet site.
Germania Seed Company, Post Office Box 31787, 5978 North Northwest Highway, Chicago, Illinois 60631, 773-631-6631, http://www.germaniaseed.com/ This company focuses
mainly on seeds and plants for the commercial grower but also deals with smaller growers and smaller quantities. No glossy paper or flashy pictures but good prices and selection.
Carries greenhouse snapdragons and sweet peas.
Harris Seeds, 60 Saginaw Drive, P.O. Box 22960, Rochester NY 14692-2960, 1-800- 514-4441, www.harrisseeds.com. Carries a wide variety of flower and vegetable seeds and
some plants. Also sells greenhouses and growing supplies.
Hydro-Gardens has been serving the Hydroponics Greenhouse Industry since 1968. During the early 1970's, Hydro-Gardens.com developed and
introduced to the industry, the vertical bag system for tomato production. This method quickly replaced the flood and drain growing technique then
in use. During that same period, our experimentation and interest led to the introduction of the DeRuiter line of greenhouse hybrid tomato and
European cucumber seed to American growers. We have since expanded our inventory to include seeds from Seminis, Rijk Zwaan and MGS. These
line of seeds found in our catalog contains the standard varieties that continue to be preferred by most growers. The Greenhouse Network approved.
Johnny’s Selected Seeds, Foss Hill Road, Albion, Maine 04910, 1-207-437-4301, www.johnnyseeds.com. Carries a wide variety of vegetable, herb and flower seeds as well as
supplies. Lists some varieties adapted to greenhouse culture. Informative catalog.
Mountain Valley Growers, 38325 Pepperweed Road, Squaw Valley, CA 93675, 1-209-338-2775, www.mountainvalleygrowers.com. Organic herb and perennial seeds.
Nichols Garden Nursery 1190 North Pacific Highway, Albany, OR 97321-4580, 1-541-928-9280, http://www.nicholsgardennursery.com. Carries a wide variety of herb, vegetable
and flower seeds. Also carries plants, home-brewing supplies, everlastings, dried flower supplies and more.
Inc. is an independent distributor of field and greenhouse vegetable seeds and many of the best breeding and seed production companies in the U.
S. and abroad. We supply field and greenhouse seeds to large and small professional growers, but not home gardeners. The Greenhouse Network
Park Seed, 1 Parkton Ave., Greenwood, SC 29647-0001, 1-800-845-3369, www.parkseed.com. Carries an extensive listing of seeds, plants and supplies.
Peaceful Valley Farm Supply, P.O. Box 2209, Grass Valley, CA 1-888-784-1722, www.groworganic.com. Sells a variety of fertilizers, gardening equipment, natural pest controls,
seeds and more.
Pinetree Garden Seeds, Box 300, New Gloucester, ME 04260, 1-207-926-3400 www.superseeds.com. Carries a wide selection of flower, vegetable and herb seeds and plants.
Also carries many supplies. Very informative catalog.
Redwood Seed Company, P.O. Box 361, Redwood City, CA 94064, 1-650-325-7333 www.ecoseeds.com. Carries "traditional" and unique and unusual seeds. Very interesting
SBE Seeds, 3421 Bream St., Gautier, MS 39553, 1-800-336-2064, www.seedman.com. Primarily an Internet catalog featuring rare, exotic seeds from around the world and more.
Seed Savers Exchange, http://www.seedsavers.org/ 3076 North Winn Road, Decorah, Iowa 52101, 1-319-382-5990. This organization works to preserve heirloom seeds, and is
responsible for saving many rare vegetable varieties from extinction. Great catalog and exchange program. This is a fine source especially if you have an interest in heirloom
Seeds of Change, P.O. Box 15700, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87506-5700, 1-888-762-7333, www.seedsofchange.com. Carries many unique and heirloom vegetables, flowers and
herbs and supplies. It is a fun and colorful catalog to peruse.
Seeds of Distinction, P.O. Box 86, Station A, Etobicoke (Toronto), ON, Canada, M9C 4V2, 1-416-255-3060, www.seedsofdistinction.com. Carries a wide variety of perennial and
annual ornamental seeds. Has special pricing for U.S. purchasers.
Shephards Garden Seeds, 30 Irene St., Torrington, CT 06790-6658, 1-800-444-6910, http://www.shepherdseeds.com. Carries a wide variety of flower, vegetable and herb seeds.
Also some supplies.
Southern Exposure Seed Exchange, P.O. Box 170, Earlysville, VA 22936, 1-804-973-4703, http://www.southernexposure.com. Carries a wide selection of varieties with heritage,
flavor, disease resistance, or other qualities of interest to gardeners. Also carries many supplies. I have found many varieties that are good for greenhouses growing.
Stokes Seeds, Inc., Box 548, Buffalo, NY 14240-0548, 1-800-396-9238. www.stokeseeds.com. One of my favorite seed sources because their listing is extensive and descriptions
are excellent. Carries an extensive listing of vegetable and flower seeds as well as some supplies. Look for the page is dedicated to greenhouse tomatoes, cucumbers and lettuce.
Territorial Seed Co., P.O Box 157, 20 Palmer Ave., Cottage Grove, OR 97424, 1-541- 942-9547, www.territorial-seed.com. Carries a wide variety of seeds, plants and supplies.
Informative catalog. Among the few companies that carry greenhouse forcing cucumbers. Geared toward the Northwestern vegetable gardener but carry many things of interest to
greenhouse gardeners as well. Have a wide selection of lettuce and green s, flowers and more.
The Cook’s Garden, P.O. Box 5010, Hodges, SC 29653, 1-800-457-9703,
www.cooksgarden.com. Sells a variety of seeds, herbs, flowers and supplies.
The Gourmet Gardener, 8650 College Blvd. Overland Park, KS 66210, 1-913-345-0490 www.gourmetgardener.com. Carries a good selection of herb, vegetable and edible
flower seeds and more from around the world.
The Pepper Gal, P.O. Box 23006, Ft. Lauderdale FL 33307-3006, 1-954-537-5540. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. A small operation offering a great selection of pepper
varieties as well as herbs, gourds, tomatoes books and more. They also have a tip for getting stubborn peppers seeds to germinate using saltpetre (potassium nitrate): "Soak
pepper seeds in a solution of one teaspoon of saltpetre per quart of water for 4 hours prior to planting. Drain and save the solution to water seedlings". They don't take credit
Tomato Growers Supply Company, P.O. Box 2237, Fort Myers, FL 33902, 1-888-478-7333, www.tomatogrowers.com. More than 300 tomato varieties and 100 peppers many are
well-suited to greenhouse culture.
Totally Tomatoes, P. O. Box 1626, Augusta, GA 30903-1626, 1-803-663-0016, Comprehensive offering of both tomatoes and peppers.
Twilley Seed Company, 121 Gary Road, Hodges SC 29653, 1-800-622-7333, www.twilleyseed.com. Carries a wide selection of vegetables and flowers for small growers and
Vegetable Seed Warehouse. Internet site only. 410 Whaley Pond Rd., Graniteville, SC 29829, www.vegetableseedwarehouse.com. Sells untreated vegetable and herb seeds
including heirloom seeds, open-pollinated seeds, certified organic seeds, and hybrid seeds. Includes some greenhouse tomato varieties.
Companies with Greenhouse Seeds
Rex A thick-leaved summer type but quality, slow-bolting
and very strong against tip burn, with a nice, clean and
well-closed base, its leaves are not brittle and it is easy to
When immature it
shiny purple fruits..
Sympathy A new
introduction for the bigger
size market. Large Orange
to become a standard. The
plant has good vigor and
fruits have good flavor and
a long shelf life.
Very large very uniform
fruits. Average fruit
210grams (7 - 7.5oz) One of the
most popular varieties in production
ripening. Moderate vigor but high
production. Suitable for many
different climatic conditions and