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For further details on planting times, sowing and harvesting click on the Read More button for each variety. This will open the product in a new tab.
To help you decide which variety to order for the time, if you are in Geraldton and the Midwest you will find our Midwest Coastal Planting Seasonal Calendar on the sidebar of this page helpful.
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Yilgarn Seeds – Organic Heirloom Open Pollinated Seeds. Vegetables, Herbs and Multi-use Plants. Grown and Harvested exclusively from our Permaculture Gardens.
CALENDULA - Orange floweredCalendula officinalis
Brilliant orange flowered medicinal plant. Petals harvested, dried can be made into an antiseptic salve.
Petals can be eaten and look stunning when drizzled with olive oil in a salad.Seeds per pkt: 75Available$5.50/pkt
CAPE GOOSEBERRY - Peruvian Ground CherryPhysalis peruviana
Sow Spring (In Geraldton, sow anytime).
Hardy sprawling bush 1.5m wide & 1m tall. Sweet yellow berry fruit can be harvested when jacket wrapping is papery dry. Fruit can be eaten fresh or made into jam. If left to dry on the plant, fruit make delicious sultanas. Living for 3 years, plant can be trained as a vine and responds well to pruning.Seeds per pkt: 30Available$5.50/pkt
CAPSICUM - JapaneseCapsicum annuum
Prolific variety with large sweet fruit. Sow in a rich soil and keep moist.
Fruit will be smaller if nutrients are inadequate. Large leaves help protect fruit from sunburn. May benefit from filtered shade in summer. Pick fruit when full size, either green or later when red.Seeds per pkt: 25Available$5.50/pkt
CARROT - All SeasonsDaucas carota
Great carrot variety for wide range of climates.Seeds per pkt: 450Available$5.50/pkt
CATNIP - White FloweringNepeta cataria
Catnip is drought tolerant and often perennial. The mint-like scent of the bruised leaves of this herb is said to attract cats and deter rats. It stands 1/2 m high and its white flowers are a good bee attractant for pollination when grown around in orchards and vegetable gardens.Seeds per pkt: 25Available$5.50/pkt
CELERY - Golden Self-BlanchingApium graveolens
This variety has very pale golden-yellow leaves and stems. It is a compact variety with stringless stems and a delicate flavour.
Best eaten young and when grown in blocks rather than rows natural blanching will improve the flavour.Seeds per pkt: 200Available$5.50/pkt
CELTUCE - Narrow LeafLactuca sativum
Also called ‘asparagus lettuce’ this chinese vegetable is left in the ground until it develops a stem length of 30cm.
They are then peeled and thinly sliced before being stir fried. The hearts can also be eaten like small lettuces.Seeds per pkt: 50Available$5.50/pkt
CHAMOMILE - GermanChamaemelum nobile
This annual Chamomile grows to 600mm and flowers prolifically. Dried flowers are used to make a calmative herbal tea.
Leaves if infused in water (1 cup of leaves to 1 litre of water) are a preventative for the ‘damping off’ fungus in young seedlings.Seeds per pkt: 1500Available$5.50/pkt
CHARD - Italian Bledon SpinachBeta vulgaris
This wonderfully sweet lime green leaf vegetable will supersede all other silverbeets once you taste it. It is so sweet it makes a great lettuce substitute.
A vigorous and fast growing variety, seeding in it's first summer in Geraldton.Seeds per pkt: 100Available$5.50/pkt
CHILLI - Banos RedCapsicum annuum
Extremely attractive colourful upright pointing fruit 30mm long and 15mm wide.
Bush grows to 400mm with deep green foliage and purple flowers. The purple fruit turns orange then red when ripe.Seeds per pkt: 25Available$5.50/pkt
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All orders under 100 packets are delivered by Australia Post - Express. Minimum postage cost is $11.
Postage and handling are calculated at checkout.
For order over 100 packets - postage will be confirmed upon confirmation email of your order.
Postage and handling will not be charged for local pickups.
Seeds per Packet
The number of seeds per packet is displayed next to the varieties' SKU code.
We look to provide enough for gardeners for a number of seasons. Some seeds are very small and are hand counted rather than weighed, and some variation in actual seeds per packet may occur.
We accept payment for on-line orders through Direct Deposit or Cheque/Money Order.
Sorry we do not accept on-line credit card payments.
Upon receipt of your order we will confirm that we have stocks to meet your order and provide you with payment details.
For local pickup orders we have eftpos facilities.
We do not accept bulk orders due the limitations of the size of our gardens.
Some varieties may have limits in regards to the number of packets you can purchase.
This is dependent on our current stock and what we are currently growing/harvesting in our gardens.
We will confirm quantities upon receipt of your order.
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