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Some of our crops

cucamelon

cucamelon

Melothria scabra
white currant

white currant

Ribes rubrum
chickpea

chickpea

Cicer arietinum
vanilla

vanilla

Vanilla planifolia
coconut

coconut

Cocos nucifera
tomatillo

tomatillo

Physalis philadelphica
dandelion

dandelion

Taraxacum officinale
cubanelle pepper

cubanelle pepper

Capsicum annuum
hops

hops

Humulus lupulus
midgen berry

midgen berry

Austromyrtus dulcis
napa cabbage

napa cabbage

Brassica rapa subsp. pekinensis
grapefruit

grapefruit

Citrus paradisi
chili pepper

chili pepper

Capsicum annuum
jasmine

jasmine

Jasminum officinale
tomato

tomato

Solanum lycopersicum
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Seeds available to trade

coriander

coriander

seeds saved by Storm
Portland, Oregon

non-certified organic
non-certified GMO-free
heirloom

smallage

smallage

seeds saved by Storm
Portland, Oregon

certified organic
certified GMO-free
heirloom

pumpkin

pumpkin

seeds saved by Storm
Portland, Oregon

non-certified organic
non-certified GMO-free
heirloom

Island Bay tomato

Island Bay tomato

seeds saved by shiny
Wellington, NZ

flax

flax

seeds saved by Serene
Chula Vista, CA, USA

bush bean

bush bean

seeds saved by Serene
Chula Vista, CA, USA

beet

beet

seeds saved by Serene
Chula Vista, CA, USA

cucumber

cucumber

seeds saved by Serene
Chula Vista, CA, USA

romaine lettuce

romaine lettuce

seeds saved by Serene
Chula Vista, CA, USA

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Recent posts

Local Seeds

by localseedsau,

Hi all, Daniel here. I’m a backyard gardener based in Melbourne, Australia. I started growing veggies in 2016 and since then became passionate about permaculture and all things sustainability. I've been working on a marketplace for local seed savers in Australia called [Local Seeds](https://ww...

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Weird lifespan

by Lemony,

What's up with the statistics on this plant - Median Lifespan 23 days?? It's saying my plants should have finished weeks ago when they're not even ready for harvest yet

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harvesting the bigger kūmara

by shiny,

We've just harvested the [kūmara](crop). It needs a warm summer, and this was the first summer we've grown it in a raised garden bed instead of a bag. At first, I thought it was a failure. I poked around the roots and found nothing. We pull out the greenery, and there was only a half dozen sma...

kūmara
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Keeping the bugs away with coffee

by shiny,

Ants, slugs, and snails don't much like coffee. But worms do like it. If, like me, you have an abundance of coffee grounds from staying home, you can sprinkle the [coffee](crop) around the vege to deter these creatures. It also fertilizes the plants and disappears into the soil after a few weeks.

coffee
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pandemic baking - use for those eggshells

by shiny,

There's so much baking going on here, stuck at home under the nationwide pandemic lockdown -- and when we can get eggs we end up with many eggshells. These can be crushed and placed around the base of brassica like [cabbage](crop) and [broccoli](crop). Snails and slugs don't like slithering over ...

broccoli cabbages
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New user feedback

by Doveoscar,

Have been looking for a decent "vegetable garden diary" for a while and have recently discovered this site, Am using it in parallel with another whilst I decide whether either is usable or whether the only alternative is to spend time building my own. Critical issues for me which may lead me away...

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