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Annie's Favorites

  Are you new to heirlooms and don't know what variety to choose?  Annie's Favorites are our favorite vegetable varieties, chosen for flavor, hardiness or reliability.  These are the varieties we come back to year after year.

  Check out my video explaining in detail what the Annie's Favorites are!

 

  • Delicata Squash - Organic

    Delicata Squash - Organic

    95 day.  Cucurbita pepo.  Super sweet, tender, and delicious, Delicata is the squash for those who want easy, fast, and gourmet.  The skins are thin and can be eaten, so you only need to slice, toss with olive oil and roast for excellent...

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  • de Vertus Marteau Turnip

    de Vertus Marteau Turnip

    35 days.  This early variety of turnip also excels in flavor and texture.  Mild and fine grained, it is excellent either roasted or especially mashed.  Its shape is lover instead of round, giving higher yields in a small space.  A...

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  • Lucullus Swiss Chard Lucullus Swiss Chard

    Lucullus Swiss Chard

    60 days.  Lucullus was named after the Roman general Lucius Lucullus who threw lavish parties in his garden which was located where the Italian Borghese gardens are today. It was released in 1914. It has crinkly, green leaves with white ribs. It is...

    $2.75
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  • All Year Round Lettuce

    All Year Round Lettuce

    72 days.  My favorite lettuce of the new varieties we tested, this pre-1870 British heirloom is a beautiful traditional butterhead lettuce.  It has tender, delicious green leaves that are loosely formed into a head.  A really special...

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  • Delicata Squash

    Delicata Squash

    95 day.  Cucurbita pepo.  Super sweet, tender, and delicious, Delicata is the squash for those who want easy, fast, and gourmet.  The skins are thin and can be eaten, so you only need to slice, toss with olive oil and roast for excellent...

    $2.75
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  • Evergreen Bunching Onion - Organic

    Evergreen Bunching Onion - Organic

    What a great onion.  All onions can be used as young, green onions before they form a bulb, but Evergreen Bunching far outshines them for intense flavor.  It's well worth growing some for the amazing flavor it imparts to stir fries, soups, or...

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  • Minnesota Midget Melon - Organic Minnesota Midget Melon - Organic

    Minnesota Midget Melon - Organic

    70 day.  What cute little muskmelons, each one a perfect individual serving.  Minnesota Midget produces lots of small, 5-6 inch, round melons with really sweet, orange flesh.   Minimum of 25 seeds per packet.     PLANTING...

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  • Cherry Belle Radish - Organic Cherry Belle Radish - Organic

    Cherry Belle Radish - Organic

    26 day.   The standard radish, Cherry Belle is small, red, round, and full of traditional radish flavor.  Mild when grown in cool weather, but with that characteristic radish bite.   Minimum of 200 seeds per packet.  

    $3.75
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  • Basil, Genovese - Organic

    Basil, Genovese - Organic

    68 day.  The standard Italian culinary basil.  It is a great herb to grow to season tomato sauce and all your Italian dishes.  It is the traditional basil used to make pesto.   Minimum of 200 seeds per packet.

    $4.25
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  • Amish Paste Tomato - Organic

    Amish Paste Tomato - Organic

    81 day.  Indeterminate. A great choice for making sauce or salsa.  Huge yields of large, tender, meaty tomatoes.  A later tomato, but well worth the wait.   Minimum of 25 seeds per packet.   PLANTING...

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