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  • Brother Nature Organic SeedsTable of ContentsCollection Packs Page 3Perennials Pages 4 to 22Vegetables Page 22 to 33Herbs Pages 33 to 38Annuals Pages 39 to 49Order form Page 50 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 1
  • Brother Nature Organic SeedsWelcome to Brother Nature.ca where our passion is natural, pesticide and chemical free gardening.We love gardening and gardeners too and as a result we have thousands of them as satisfiedcustomers.We feel it is our duty to preserve and protect and teach about sustainable seed, soil & food sources. Ourdesire is to support any agricultural process that leads to healthier people, plants and soil. Our highlydiverse gardens, tended to in an organic style (with crop rotation and companion planting etc.) creates awell balanced, sustainable and healthy environment. These organic practices have proven there is never aneed for artificial inputs that can and will alter the natural reproductive capabilities of our plants and theirenvironment.We provide 100% naturally grown this means zero pesticides, herbicides or chemicals are added toour plot or plantsever!! We do not grow or sell genetically modified seeds. We also eat many of thevegetables and edible flowers that are produced in our gardens, so we are diligent about our growprocess for our own health purposes.When we amend our garden soil it is provided by an organic soil producer. All of our plants areopenly pollinated, our water source is spring fed and we hand weed, pick, clean and package in aneco-friendly packaging. We do not treat or coat our seed with anything and because we personallygermination test every batch, every year, we know our product will meet your expectations.People love to tell us about their success and rave about the quality of our seeds. Many have commented onthe generous seed count in the packages, where as other seed companies provide only the exact numberspecified, we package by inverse ratio to the germination rates. We want to be sure that a 100 seed countpackage provides 100 germinated seeds.Brother Nature Natural Seeds sprang to life in 2002 driven by a passion for nature, healthfulgardening & an inexpensive way to provide fail safe, naturally grown seeds and plants, for our ownprivate greenhouses, that supply our 25 year old landscaping business. We located a suitable plot ona Historic Farm in the Cowichan Valley, BC, Canada and began our project. It was tremendouslysuccessful and many friends, family and all of our landscaping and nursery clients requested we sellsome seed to them. They had already had plants in their gardens from our nursery and those plantscame from seed we had saved so they knew our product would serve them well.Our company is also proud to announce that we are now selling our seed WORLD WIDE. Our seedshave found homes in Spain, England, Denmark, Australia, Holland and several US states! Have anabundant season. Stay Happy & Healthy!! At Brother Nature we sell you trust. Enjoy your Garden andthank you for investing in sustainable agriculture. Our New Shipping Rates $1 to $10.00 orders $1.00 $10 to $20 orders - $2.00 $21 to $50 orders - $5.00 $ 60 to $100 orders - $6.00 US buyers cannot use this catalogue to order due to import laws International orders over $25.00 may be subject to additional shipping feeHealth Tip: Remember to stretch before you go in your garden…Young and old alike. After a long coolseason we need to break our bodies in slowly. Stretching will increase your mobility in the garden, andwill allow you to enjoy your gardening endeavors just a little longer and may help avoid those next day aches and pains. 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 2
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds Brother Nature Variety Collection Packs.Each variety is individually packaged so you can select where each plant will be planted. So easy…A gorgeous garden in one package For more information on what is in each pack go to click on the links below. We will be updating our Variety Pack Listings in this catalogue (for printing purposes) soon to display what is in each package soon. US buyers cannot buy these due to importation laws 1st Year Perennial 2nd Year Perennial Bee Attracting Garden Beneficial Insect Collection Butterfly Garden Colorful Salad Bowl Companion Plants Cut-Flower Collection Deer Resistant Collection Dried Flower Collection Drought Tolerant I Drought Tolerant II Fire & Glory Flavor Pack Herb Herb Garden Hummingbird Attractor Orange Glow Passion for Purple Pretty in Pink Purity White Scented Collection Sunshine Yellow True Blue Valentine Collection Vegetable Collection Wildflower I Garden Wildflower II Garden 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 3 View slide
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 26. Type: P. Money Plant. Blooms: June to August Latin: Lunaria annua. Variety: Bi-ennial. Harvest: June to August Instruction: Sow 2 cm deep. Germination is 10 to 15 days.. Temp 13C to 15C Height: 30cm to 60cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm. Money Plant will produce long spikes with clusters of small, sweetly scented lilac flowers, on grayish green foliage. Thestrong stems are multi-branched and are long lasting as a cut flower in both bloomtime and vase life. After the outer shell has dropped, the seed pods provide a unique,rice paper thin, round silver dollar that provides interest in any dried flowerarrangement.. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 50 seeds. $2.79 #: 34. Type: P. Shasta Daisy. Blooms: June to August Latin: Chrysanthemum maximum. Variety: Alaska. Harvest: June to August Instruction: Surface sow after last frost. Germination is 10 to 15 days.. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 100cm to 150cm. Spread: 30cm to 35cm. Easy to grow, these tough plants produce single and semidouble blooms up to seven inches across! Fantastic in almost any conditions or soil.Shasta daisy is drought tolerant, deer resistant and self sows easily making them agreat addition to any wildflower or rural garden. Cut them back immediately afterflowering to encourage a second crop.. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 150 seeds.$2.79 #: 30. Type: P. Pyrethrum Daisy. Blooms: May to July Latin: tanacetum coccineum. Variety: Giant Mix. Harvest: May to July Instruction: Sow 1 to 2 mm. Germination is 7 to 14 days.. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 65cm to 75cm. Spread: 30cm to 35cm. Striking daisy like flowers, on strong stems, from scented, feathery foliage in a range of pink and magenta shades.Early blooming perennial and long lasting cutflower that is deer resistant anddrought tolerant. Although they are strong stemmed bloomers, a tomatoe cageplaced over the 2nd year clump will aid in keeping the plant erect in windyconditions. Plants are used to make organic pesticides and so stay bug free..Location: Full Sun. 100 seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 4 View slide
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 40. Type: P. Maltese Cross Lychnis. Blooms: July to September Latin: Lychnus chalcedonica. Variety: Maltese Cross. Instruction: Do not cover. Needs light to germinate. 21 to 28 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 40cm to 60cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm. This outstanding beauty has bright green, lance shaped leaves offset by striking scarlet red flowers, borne on stiffly erect stems. Does well in sandy soils in full sun. Location: Full Sun. 100 seeds. $2.79 #: 52. Type: P. Columbine Purple. Blooms: May to June Latin: Aquilegia. Variety: Black Barlow. Harvest: May to JuneInstruction: Sow outside. No Cover. Germination is 21 to 28 days. Temp 18C to 25C Height: 30cm to 50cm. Spread: 10cm to 15cm. Superb deep purple pleated flowers that make a bold statement in beds borders, rock gardens and early bouquets. Grows well in part to full shade.. Location: Shade or Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.79 #: 38. Type: P. Rose Campion Lychnis. Blooms: July to September. Latin: Lychnis coronaria. Variety: Rose Campion. Instruction: Do not cover. Needs light to germinate. 21 to 28 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 50cm to 75cm. Spread: 25cm to 45cm.This perennial forms dense clumps of silver-white foliage and multi-branched, gray green stems and produces deep to moderate pink blooms for much of the summer.They are very drought tolerant, andare known to be deer resistant. Location: Full Sun. 100 seeds. $2.79 #: 76. Type: P. Blanket Flower. Blooms: May to September Latin: Gaillardia. Variety: Red Plume plus. Instruction: Surface sow for 14 to 21 days. Seed needs light to germinate. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 35cm to 40cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm. Very, very full flowers on compact plants that produce all summer and are very heat tolerant. Used extensively in municipal plantings for its toughness. Good cut flower. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 100seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 5
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 178. Type: P. Goliath Helinium. Blooms: June to August Latin: Inula helenium. Variety: Goliath. Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 14 to 42 days.. Temp 15C to 20C Height: 180cm to 220cm. Spread: 10cm to 20cm. Large bright yellow flowers on a giant plant with velvety pointed leaves. Traditionally use as a anti bacterial agent.Drought Tolerant and great for the back of a border garden and makes a greataddition to any bouquet.. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 125 seeds. $2.79 #: 188. Type: P. Gas Plant. Blooms: May to June Latin: Dictamnus albus. Variety: purpureus. Instruction: Plant 1mm deep. Germinates in 28 to 42 days.. Temp 13C to 18C Height: 70cm to 90cm. Spread: 50cm to 60cm. Early Autumn spikes of fragrant flowers with a graceful stamens.. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 10 seeds. $2.79 #: 196. Type: P. Purple Salvia. Blooms: July to September Latin: Salvia farinacea. Variety: Victoria. Instruction: Surface sow. Germination is 10 to 15 days.. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 40cm to 50cm. Spread: 2cm to 35cm. Produces masses of violet blue flower spikes perfect for cutting. Use as a drought tolerant, deer resistant bed orborder plant. Very popular in park plantings for ease of care.. Location: Full Sun.45 seeds. $2.49 #: 270. Type: P. Aubretia. Blooms: March to June Latin: aubretia deltoidea. Variety: Purple Rock Cress. Instruction: Direct sow Spring or in Fall in zone above 5 or 6. Do not cover as seed needs light to germinate. Germination is 7 to 14 days.. Temp 15C to 18C Height: 15cm to 20cm. Spread: 30cm to 35cm. Aubretia is also known by the common name lilacbush. It isan eyecatching dwarf, trailing plant covered with flowers in rich purple shades thatcontinues right through Spring. Aubretia creates a bold display in rock gardens,walls, borders and containers. Aubretia is an extrememly tough, frost tolerant plantthat is well suited for problem areas like full sun and sandy, drought-prone soils..Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 6
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 1 - Type P Zone: 4 - 10 Bee Balm. Blooms : July to AugustLatin: Monarda didyma. Variety: Croftway Pink. Instruction: Sow 1 mm deep. 14 to 21 days. Temp 15C to 20C Height: 60cm to 70cm Spread 30cm to 35cm A slow spreading plant that has a great aroma. Sprinkle its leaves and flowers in fruit salads. Good plant for poor, well drained soil. It has a unique flowering habit, funky seed heads which makes it a gorgeous as a cut flower. Butterflies and hummingbirds love thisplant and it is drought tolerant and deer resistant. Note that the bergamot herb is not thesource of bergamot oil. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 50 Seeds. $2.49 #: 5 - Type P Zone: 6 - 10 Coral Bells. Blooms June to August Latin: Heuchera. Variety: Best Red. Instruction: Barely cover. Germination is 8 to 15 days. Temp 13C to 18C Height: 50cm to 60cm Spread 30cm to 35cm Sprays of tiny pure red flowers on brilliant glossy green leaves. Great rock gardens and borders. An outstanding strain for the garden and for cut flowers.Location: Part Shade 100 Seeds. $2.99 #: 7 - Type P Zone: 4 - 9 Coreopsis. Blooms: June to September. Latin: Coreopsis lanceolata. Variety: Summer Sun. Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germinates 14 to 21 days. Temp 15C to 18C Height: 40cm to 45cm Spread 30cm to 50cm One of the best and oldest varieties of cultivated wildflowers. These plants prefer the well drained soil poor so many of us are blessed with. Coreopsis is a great cut flower that is deer resistant, drought tolerant, butterflies adore it. Coreopsis has also proven tobe a lady bug magnet to our gardens. Lady bugs are very beneficial to any garden as theyare known to eat aphids.Location: Full Sun or Part Shade . 100 Seeds. $2.99 #: 10 - Type P. Zone: 8 - 11 Four o clocks. Blooms: June to September. Latin: Mirabilis jalapa. Variety: Marvel of Peru. Instruction: Sow 2 to 3 mm deep. Germination 7 to 14 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 50cm to 100cm . Spread 30cm to 60cm Marble coloured trumpet shaped flowers. Slightly sweet scented. Grows a tuber that may be stored as you would a dahlia or left in well drained ground in warmer climates. Flowers only open when the sun is shining. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 15 Seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 7
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 12 -Type P Zone: 3 - 9 Pink Foxglove. Blooms: May to August. Latin: Digitalis purpurea. Variety: Mystic. Instruction: Direct sow 1 to 2 cm deep. Mid August to September.Self sowing. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 100cm to 120cm Spread 30cm to 40cm. Blooms: May to August Foxglove produces spires of large pink tubular florets with speckled throats. Flowers 1st year from early sowing. Plants are hardy bi-ennials.Useful as cutflower or wild flowers.Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 150 Seeds. $2.79 #: 14 - Type P Zone: 7 - 9 Red Hot Poker. Blooms: June to AugustLatin: Kniphophia. Variety: Torch Lily. Instruction: Sow 2 to 3 mm deep. Germination is 7 to 21 days. Temp 20C to 25C Height: 80cm to 90cm . Spread 70cm to 100cm Easy to grow! This evergreen perennial produces brilliant orange and yellow tubular flowers on slender spikes. They will tolerate wind and coastal conditions and thrives in a well drained, full sun, open location. For fuller more vibrant flowers, keep watered inhot summer months. Superb showy cut flower for large arrangements. Hummingbirds lovethis plant and will visit frequently. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 50 Seeds. $2.79 #: 16 - Type P Zone: 8 - 10 Carnation. Blooms: July to August. Latin: Dianthus caryophyllus. Variety: Chabaud. Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination 14 to 20 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 35cm to 30cm. Spread 35cm to 40cm Spicy clove fragrance from brilliant yellow blooms. Perfect for cutting. Great for jazzing up any bouquet with its frilled edges and bright color. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade 50 Seeds. $2.79 #: 23 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 10 Lupines. Blooms: June to July Latin: Lupines albus. Variety: Lupinus. Instruction: Scarify & soak 24 hours. Germination is 14 to 28 days. Temp 15C to 21C Height: 90cm to 100cm Spread 30cm to 40cm Produces lots of spikes of long scented flowers great for cutting. Easy care plant in beds and borders. Thin foliage out on established plants and water from the bottom for optimal results.Trumpet shaped flowers are followed by spiky ornamental seedpods which last well and cutarrangements. Location: Part Shade. 35 Seeds. $2.79 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 8
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 27 – Type P Zone: 3 - 9 Malva. Blooms: June to SeptemberLatin: Malva sylvestris. Variety: Musk Mallow. Instruction: Sow 2 cm deep. Germination is 7 to 21 days. Temp 15C to 24C Height: 100cm to 200cm. Spread 30cm to 60cm Perfect for naturalizing in a wild garden or odd corner. Selected for its deep purple, veined bloosoms and hairy textured leaves, these hearty moisture tolerant giants, provide a bounty of cut flowers. The leaves release a musky sent when crushed. Reliable, deer resistant,cold tolerant and a long bloomer.Location: Full Sun. 50 Seeds. $2.79 #: 29 – Type P Zone: 5 - 9 Pinks. Blooms: June to July Latin: Dianthus. Variety: Old Fashioned. Blooms: June to July Instruction: Sow 2 cm deep.Germination is 5 to 14 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 30cm to 45cm. Spread 20cm to 25cm Easy to grow. Wonderfully scented garden or cut flowers. Bright and cheerful addition to your garden or bouquets. Great easy care and colour for Part Sun to Part Shade. Location: Part Sun to Part Shade. 75 Seeds $2.99 #: 33 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 10 Sea Holly. Blooms: July to September. Latin: eryngium amethystinum. Variety: Blue Sky Spray. Instruction: Light cover. Germination is 5 to 10 days. Temp 18C to 25C Height: 75cm to 80cm. Spread 30cm to 40cm Vibrant silver blue foliage with metallic blue seedpods that sport radiant spiny bracts. Excellent in cutflowers & dried arrangements. Cut before they fully open as these will continue to open in the drying process. Hanging them upside down to dry ensures weaker stems do not flop over. Great conversation piecefor a dinner bouquet or garden focal point.Long grown in seaside gardens for its salttolerance. Deer resistant. Location: Full Sun. 35 Seeds $2.79 #: 36. Type: P. Babies Breath. Blooms: July to August Latin: Gypsophila paniculata. Variety: Bristol Fairy. Harvest: July to August Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 7 to 21 days. Transplant when second set of true leaves appear. Plant in full sun and shelter from strong winds. Cut back after flowering to encourage second flush.. Temp 16C to 22C Height: 80cm to 90cm. Spread: 60cm to 70cm.These plants will produce a mound of airy cloud-like,pure white blooms. Do not divide this perennial. It resent division or beingmoved because of its extrememly deep taproot. If it becomes necessary to relocateyour Babies Breath, be sure you only attempt this in its dormant season. Seasonedgardeners have been known to propagate from cuttings in Spring but starting againfrom seed or seedling is the surest way to multiply your stock.. Location: Full Sun orPart Shade. 100 seeds. $2.79 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 9
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 39 - Type P. Zone: 8 - 10 Wallflower. Blooms: May to JulyLatin: Erysimum cheiri. Variety: Monarch Fair Lady. Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germinates in 5 to 10 days. Temp 13C to 18C Height: 45cm to 50cm Spread 20cm to 35cm The perfect border plant that is great in beds. This early, lengthy bloomer provides masses of sweetly scented flowers in marbled and solid colours. Plant in a sunny, open position in well drained fertile soil. Cut back after blooming leaving only a few leaves on each stem. Spectacular cut-flower. The incrediblearoma easily fills a room. Very easy to grow and deer resistant. Great early Spring scentand colour. Will bloom early as February in warm climates. Location: Full Sun or PartShade. 100 Seeds $2.79 #: 41 - Type P. Zone: 2 - 10 Canterbury Bells. Blooms: June to September. Latin: Campanula carpatica. Variety: Blue Bells. Instruction: Direct sow. No cover. Germination is 10 to 21 days. Temp 20C to 28C Height: 20cm to 30cm. Spread 15cm to 20cm A long lasting cut flower that produces abundant stalks of small bell shaped blooms in shades of blue and white with some pinks. Prefers good drainage. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 125 Seeds $1.99 #: 43 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 9 Sweet Oxe Eye. Latin: Telekia speciosa. Variety: Species. Instruction: Do not cover. Keep moist. Germination is 21 to 28 days. Temp 18C to 25C Height: 30cm to 200cm. Spread 30cm to 60cm. Clump forming plant with large hairy heart shaped aromatic leaves remaniscent of cane sugar. Attracts butterflys and beneficial insects with 3.5 in. bright yellow fuzzy flowers on 4 to 6 ft. upright stems. An easy care standout that does well in moist areas and shade. Location: Part Shade. 125 Seeds $2.79 #: 45 - Type P. Zone: 4 - 10 Cupids Dart. Blooms: June to August. Latin: Catananche coerulea. Variety: Cupids Blue Dart. Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 21 to 28 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 35cm to 45cm. Spread 30cm to 60cm Cupids dart blooms in its first year. It has attractive gray green foliage with paper like purple/blue blooms that make superb dried flowers with colour that lasts for ages. Cupids Dart is drought tolerant once established. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 35 Seeds $2.79 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 10
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 49 - Type P. Zone: 4 - 10 BabysBreath. Latin: Gypsophila repens. Variety: Rosea. Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination 7 to 10 days. Temp 16C to 22C Height: 5cm to 7cm. Spread 30cm to 45cm Blooms: July to August Gypsophila repens rosea is also known as Creeping Babys Breath. Its natural creeping effect makes it a perfect choice for rock gardens and walls creating cascading clouds of pure pink blooms. Excellent ground cover and frost hardy.Cut back afterflowering to encourage a second bloom. Often used by florists for foliage. Blooms biggerand better every year! Location: Full Sun. 100 Seeds $2.79 #: 51 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 9 Columbine Mix. Latin: Aquilegia. Variety: Mix. Blooms: May to June Instruction: Direct sow. Do not cover as seed needs light to germinate. Germination is 21 to 28 days. Temp 18C to 25C Height: 30cm to 50cm. Spread 10cm to 15cm Superb mix of colors. Flowers make a bold statement in beds borders, rock gardens and early bouquets. Grows well in part to full shade. Great selection for naturalized or woodland gardens.Gorgeous! Location: Shade or Part Shade. 60 Seeds $2.79 #: 92 - Type P. Zone: 2 - 10 Nicotiana White. Blooms: June to September.Latin: Nicotiana sylvestris. Variety: Flowering Tabacco. Instruction: Do not cover. Germination 10 to 20 days. Temp 18C to 28C Height: 100cm to 150cm. Spread 50cm to 60cm Popular for using massed in beds this tall plant produces large drooping white tubular scented flowers that attract hummingbirds and other beneficials. Easy to grow. Great for container plantings and cut flowers.Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 100 Seeds $2.79 #: 133 - Type P. Zone: 4 - 10 White Lychnus. Blooms: July to September. Latin: Lychnus coronaria. Variety: Alba. Instruction: Do not cover. Needs light to germinate. 21 to 28 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 45cm to 60cm. Spread 30cm to 60cm This perennial forms dense clumps of silver-green foliage and multi-branched, gray green stems, and produces pure white blooms for much of the summer. They are very drought tolerant, and are known to be deer resistant. Location: Full Sun 55 Seeds $2.79 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 11
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 174 - Type P. Zone: 5 - 7 Angels Fishing Rod. Blooms: May to June. Latin: Dierama pulcherrimum. Variety: Heirloom. Instruction: Start indoor in very early Spring or sow directly outside in April. Sow at a depth of at 3mm deep. Germnation is usually about 14 to 35 days. Transplant to a rich, moist,warm sheltered but sunny location for best results. Once established they are marginally frost hardy and dislike being relocated. For those of you in cooler climates, plant in large pots that you can bring inside over the winter months. These charming elegantplants are worth every effort. Temp 15C to 22C Height: 36cm to 72cm. Spread 5cm to100cm. These clump producing,showy spiked grey-green leaves produce long gracefullyarched stems that a produce soft pink bell shaped flowers. Perfect for Pondside settings.These plant provides elegance to flower arrangements and landscapes alike.Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 15 Seeds $2.50 #: 176 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 9 Heliopsis. Latin: Heliopsis helianthoides. Variety: Summer Sun. Instruction: Plant directly outside. 1 to 2 mm deep. 14 to 28 days. Temp 18C to 28C Height: 60cm to 120cm. Spread 20cm to 30cm This compact,upright,clump forming plant is great for repeat cutting. Blooms at 3 feet! Stunning! Location: Full Sun. 115 Seeds $2.79 #: 183 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 9 Poppy Orange. Latin: Papaver orientale. Blooms: May to June Instruction: Surface Sow. Seed needs light to germinate. No Cover. Temp 16C to 22C Height: 20cm to 50cm. Spread 20cm to 30cm Spectacular perennial orange blooms on low growing serrated fern like foliage. Sow seed directly to the garden Spring. Once established these have been known to out live the gardener.Vibrant color in late Spring and early summer. Location: Full Sun. 200 Seeds $2.79 #: 189 - Type P. Zone: 7 - 10 Prarie Mallow. Blooms: July to September. Latin: Sidalcea malviflora. Variety: Rose Queen. Instruction: Sow 1 to 2 mm deep. Germination 15 to 25 days. Temp 15C to 18C Height: 85cm to 100cm Spread 20cm to 30cm Perfect for naturalizing in a moist landscapers and borders. Mallow enjoys full sun but will tolerate some shade in warmer climates. Its attractively divided, hairy foliage produces tallspikes of pink saucer shaped blooms, make it a useful cut-flower and filler. Keep soil moistto encourage stronger yield. You may also cut back after 1st flowering to encourage asecond bloom period.Location: Full Sun. 50 Seeds $2.79 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 12
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 191 - Type P. Zone: 5 - 9 Dwarf White Bellflower. Latin: Campanula takesimana. Variety: Alba. Blooms: June to August.Instruction: Do not cover. Seed needs light to germinate. 10 to 21 days. Temp 20C to 28C Height: 30cm to 35cm Spread 1cm to 15cm Very reliable and easy to naturalize. These plants produce a mass of , citrus smelling leaves, white daisy like flowers with yellow centers, on multi branched stems. Fever few has very long historyin its medicinal uses, such as dispelling fevers and treating arthritis. Good cut flower filler,beneficial insect attractor and companion plant. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade.150 Seeds $2.79 #: 194 - Type P. Zone: 6 - 10 Feverfew. Latin: Tanacetum parthenium. Variety: Chrysanthemum. Instruction: Surface sow and barely cover. Germination is 7 to 14 days. Temp 15C to 22C Height: 40cm to 60cm Spread 3cm to 35cm Very reliable and easy to naturalize. These plants produce a mass of citrus smelling leaves and white daisy like flowers with yellow centres, on multi branched stems. Feverfew has very long historyin its medicinal uses, such as dispelling fevers and treating arthritis. Good cut flower fillerand beneficial insect attracter. Feverfew is deer resistant and drought tolerant.Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 200 Seeds $2.49 #: 203 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 9 Lupines. Blooms: June to July Latin: Lupinus albus. Variety: Russels Pink. Instruction: Scarify or soak 24 hours. 14 to 28 days. Temp 15C to 21C Height: 90cm to 100cm. Spread 3cm to 40cm Produces lots of spikes of long scented flowers great for cutting. Easy care plant in beds and borders. Thin foliage out on established plants and water from the bottom for optimal results. Location: Full Sun. 35 Seeds $2.79 #: 215 - Type P. Zone: 7 - 10 Pink Prarie Mallow. Latin: Sidalcea campestris. Variety: Meadow Sidalcea. Instruction: Sow 1 to 2 mm deep. Germination 15 to 25 days. Temp 15C to 18C Height: 85cm to 100cm. Spread: 20cm to 30cm Perfect for naturalizing in a moist landscapers and borders. Mallow enjoys full sun but will tolerate some shade in warmer climates. Its attractively divided, hairy foliage produces tall spikes of pink saucer shaped blooms, make it a useful cut-flowerand filler. Keep soil moist to encourage stronger yield. You may also cut back after 1stflowering to encourage a second bloom period. This plant has attractively divided foliageproducing tall spikes of white hollyhock like fragrant blooms. Location: Full Sun. 75 Seeds$2.79 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 13
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 220 - Type P. Zone: 4 - 7 German Statice. Blooms: July to September. Latin: Goniolimon tataricum. Variety: Sea Lavender. Instruction: Sow 1 to 2 mm deep and place in a dark area for 10 to 15 days. Temp 6C to 10C Height: 50cm to 55cm. Spread 25cm to 30cm. Drought tolerant and deer resistance make this seed a popular choice for many gardeners with difficult conditions. Its clusters of tiny white flowers and delicately branchedstems, are used extensively as a filler for commercial cut and dried flowerarrangements because the delicate foliage and flowers give bouquets an airy,romantic look. Gorgeous addition to any garden. Location: Full Sun. 50 Seeds $2.79 #: 222 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 10 Yarrow. Blooms: July to September. Latin: Achillea millefolium.Variety: Rosea. Instruction: Surface sow. Germination is 10 to 15 days Temp 16C to 23C Height: 30cm to 30cm. Spread 15cm to 20cm. Used for centuries for medicinal purposes, these plants produce clusters of tiny pink flowers, on soft, lacey, aromatic foliage. Excellent for use in fresh of dried flower bouquets and grows well in poor dry soil. Herbal tea from the flowering plant can be made to treat colds, fever &indigestion. Yarrow has also been noted for its use in slowing external bleedingwhen leaves are crushed and wrapped around the wounded area. Native Americansdepended on it for all of the above and more. Easy to grow. Location: Full Sun orPart Shade. 100 Seeds $2.79 #: 227 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 10 Balloon Flower. Latin: Platycodon grandiflorum.Variety: Fuji Blue. Instruction: No cover. Needs light to germinate in 10 to 15 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 20cm to 30cm. Spread 10cm to 20cm.Excellent for use in beds, borders, rock gardens and containers. Dwarf plants produce hot air balloon shaped flower pods that puff up before bursting open to a star shaped purple blue flower, with dark veining. Easy to grow and makes a great conversationplant.Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 35 Seeds $3.99 264 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 9 Baby Blue Delphinium. Blooms: July to September. Latin: Delphinium. Color : Light Blue Instruction: Sow 3 mm deep. Germinates 7 to 21 days. Temp 15C to 24C Height: 170cm to 175cm. Spread 30cm to 50cm.Great early cutflower.Deer resistant & drought tolerant producing stunning baby blue flower spikes,especially in a second in subsequent years. Provide even moisture and bright light for best results. Location: Full Sun. 35 Seeds $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 14
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 271 - Type P. Zone: 6 - 9. White Verbascum. Looms: June to September. Latin: verbascum olympicum. Variety: Species. Instruction: Surface sow in early Spring. Germination is 14 to 21 days. Temp 23C to 28C Height: 25cm to 250cm. Spread 30cm to 60cm. Blooms: v June to August.Similar in habit to Foxgloves but produces even taller, branching spires with bright golden yellow flowers from mid summer onwards. Forms a dense basil clump ofgray - green, woolly felt covered leaves, making it drought tolerant or DeerResistant. Native to the dry, rocky hillsides of Greece and Turkey. It thrives inpoor, well drained soils and self sows making it a great selection for a wildflowergarden. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 200 Seeds $2.99 #: 276 - Type P. Zone: 4 - 9 Red Potentilla. Latin: potentilla calabra. Instruction: Sow 1 to 2 mm deep. Germination is 14 to 21 days. Temp 15C to 22C Height: 25cm to 35cm. Spread 30cm to 40cm.Native to eastern Europe these brilliant yellow, flowering perennials resemble strawberry plants that are actually related to roses. Great as an easy care, long blooming plant in beds borders and rock gardens. Striking contrast to red orpurple flowering plants. Evergreen in warm climates. 2nd year bloomer worthwaiting for.Location: Full Sun. 50 Seeds $2.99 #: 282 - Type P. Zone: 6 - 9 Purple & White Delphinium. Latin: Delphinium elatum. Blooms: July to September Instruction: Sow 3mm deep. Germinates 7 to 21 days. Temp 15C to 24C Height: 170cm to 175cm. Spread 30cm to 50cm. Rich royal purple flowers with pure white centers on spires up to 5 ft tall. Hummingbirds and Bees love the rich colour and nectar of these show stoppers. Delphinium makes a stunning statement in any garden or bouquet. Location:Full Sun. 35 Seeds $2.79 #: 290 - Type P. Zone: 2 - 10 Dahlia Mix. Latin: Dahlia variabilis. Variety: Dahlia Mix. Instruction: Plant 2 mm deep. Germinates in 5 to 10 days. Temp 18C to 28C Height: 60cm to 150cm. Spread 30cm to 50cm. A mix of single or double and semi double flowers in a vast range of colors and combinations. Flowers only 70days from seed. Produces ample cut flowers. May be treated as an annual or storedtubers. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 35 Seeds $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 15
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 4 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 10 Echinacea. Blooms: July to September Latin: Echinacea purpurea. Variety: Purple Cone Flower. Instruction: Sow 5 mm deep. Germination is 7 to 21 days. Temp 20C to 25C Height: 85cm to 95cm. Spread 25cm to 30cm. A bouquet sweet scent fills a room and the birds love the seed heads in winter garden. Echinacea is reputed to increase the bodies resistance to infection and colds. Scented, deer resistant ,drought tolerantand attracts beneficial insects. Striking purple daisy like flowers with orange andgolden brown central cones. A very frost hardy plant that likes full sun and fertilesoil and will provide abundant cut-flowers once established. Location: Full Sun orPart Shade. 100 Seeds $2.79 #: 13 - Type P. Zone: 3 – 9. Geum. Latin: G.chiloense. Variety: Mrs. Bradshaw. Instruction: 4 weeks stratification.Germination is 21 to 28 days. Temp 18C to 25C Height: 50cm to 60cm. Spread 30cm to 40cm. Blooms: July to September. Provides one of the longer shows of continuous bloom available. Brilliant red double flowers along stems start early and with cutting continues till heavy frost. Deepevergreen foliage is great in beds, borders and rock gardens.Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 100 Seeds $2.79 #: 15 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 9 Sweet Rocket. Latin: Hesperis matronalis. Variety: Species. Instruction: Surface sow. Germination is 10 to 25 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 70cm to 80cm. Spread 30cm to 35cm. A long lived, easy to grow, early blooming perennial. Sweet Rocket has been long loved for its intensely sweet scented lilac purple blooms on single spikes. Perfect for adding scent to cut bouquets and attracting bees and other pollinators to the garden. Ideal for the back of beds andborders. These plants are very hardy and adaptable. Self sows. Location: Full Sunor Part Shade 100 Seeds $2.79 #: 21 - Type P. Zone: 3 – 10. Globe Thistle. Latin: Echinops ritro . Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 14 to 21 days. Blooms: July to September. Temp 18C to 25C Height: 90cm to 120cm. Spread 25cm to 30cm. Vibrant violet blue with globe shaped flowers on long stemmed silvery blue foliage. Very striking as a cut flower and holds its blue color amazingly well after drying. Grows in any soil as long as it is well drained. Deer resistant,drought tolerant and works well in wildflower garden or herbaceous border.Location: Full Sun or Part Shade 25 Seeds $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 16
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 28 - Type P. Zone: 5 - 9 Ornamental Onion. Blooms: June to August.Latin: allium. Variety: Old Mans Beard. Instruction: Surface sow in early Spring. Temp 10C to 15C Height: 30cm to50cm. Spread 5cm to 10cm. Tree onion or Old Mans beard is a highly unusual and easy to grow slow spreader. Also known as everlasting or everready these drought tolerant, naturalizing perennials produce the bulb on the top of its drumstick stems rather than the bottom. Old mans beard tiny bulbs sprout curly green hairs beforedropping from the plant. Good companion plant for repelling aphids. All parts ofthis plant are edible.Location: Full Sun or Part Shade 50 Seeds $2.79 #: 33 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 10 Sea Hol ly. Latin: eryngium amethystinum. Variety: Blue Sky Spray. Instruction: Light cover. Germination is 5 to 10 days. Temp 18C to 25C Height: 75cm to 80cm. Spread 30cm to 40cm.Vibrant silver blue foliage with metallic blue seedpods that sport radiant spiny bracts. Excellent in cutflowers & dried arrangements. Cut before they fully open as these will continue to open in the drying process. Hanging them upside down to dry ensures weaker stems do not flop over. Great conversationpiece for a dinner bouquet or garden focal point.Long grown in seaside gardens forits salt tolerance. Deer resistant. Location: Full Sun 35 Seeds $2.79 #: 35 - Type P. Zone: 2 - 10 Snow in Summer. Blooms: May to June.Latin: Cerastium mentosum. Variety: Snow Cap. Instruction: Sow 1 to 2 mm deep. Germination is 5 to 15 days. Temp 20C to 25C Height: 10cm to 15cm. Spread 15cm to 20cm. Hardy, dwarf ,trailing and drought tolerant plants with silvery foliage, covered in a blanket of white blossoms. Great for rock gardens and walls. Early bloomer. Sheer spent flowers to promote further blooms. Location:Full Sun . 100 Seeds $2.79 #: 42 - Type P. Zone: 4 – 10. Giant Yellow Scabiosa Latin: Cephalaria gigantea. Variety: Giant Yellow. Blooms: July to September. Instruction: Plant 1 to 2 mm deep. Germinates in 21 to 28 days. Temp 18C to 25C Height: 30cm to 65cm. Spread 30cm to 60cm. A rarely seen, bold plant for large beds and borders. 1 - 2 ft. clump forming plant with large deeply lobed leaves that produces a profusion of pale yellow pincushion like flowers, on stems that reach 6 to 10 feet. Attract butterflies and othenectar lovers to your garden Good drought tolerant, cut flower with a long bloomperiod and vase life when flower is harvested just as it is opening. 35 Seeds Price:$2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 17
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 50 - Type P. Zone: 4 - 10 Lambs Ear. Latin: Byzantine stachys . Instruction: Direct sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 10 to 20 days. Temp 13C to 18C Height: 25cm to 30cm. Spread 25cm to 30cm. Low growing ornamental plant with SUPER fuzzy leaves and flower spikes producing brilliant pink blossoms. Lambs Ear is deer resistant, drought tolerant. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 35 Seeds $2.79 #: 72 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 9 Helianthus. Latin: Heliopsis helianthoides. Blooms: June to September Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 14 to 21 days. Temp 15C to 18C Height: 40cm to 45cm. Spread 25cm to 30cm. One of the best and oldest varieties of cultivated wildflowers. These plants prefer the well drained poor soil many of us are blessed with! Great cut or dried. Larger plantings will attract butterflies. Location: Full Sun or PartShade. 125 Seeds $2.49 #: 109 - Type P. Zone: 4 - 10 Sweet William. Latin: Dianthus barbatus. Variety: Wee Mix. Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination 5 to 14 days. Temp 16C to 22C Height: 10cm to 15cm. Spread 15cm to 20cm. Very compact plants in red, pink and white in a variety of color combinations that bring cheer to any garden. Scented! Location: Full Sun or Part Shade .100 Seeds $2.79 #: 175 - Type P. Zone: 7 - 9 Alstroemeria. Latin: Alstroemeria aurantiaca. Variety: Peruvian Lily. Blooms: May to June Instruction: Start indoors antyime or plant directly outside in in March. Sow 1 to 2 cm deep. Plants are frost hardy but need protection in colder months.(Cover with organic material) Germination occurs in 15 to 50 days.These beauties prefer well drained fertile acidic soil. These do not perform well in clay based soils andprefer a full sun with some shade location for best results.Will naturalize well undera tree or on a sloping hillside. Temp 13C to 20C Height: 60cm to 70cm. Spread10cm to 15cm. Beautifully bi-colored and veined, these deer resistant, and scentedflowers are a must have for any cut-flower enthusiast as they are a common bouquetfiller. Once the seed has formed a rhizome the young plant starts growing from themain rhizome. Each year another 5 to 7 rhizomes form from the main rhizome,giving it the ability to send up between 50 to 70 flowering stems per year onceestablished. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 25 Seeds $2.79 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 18
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 180 - Type P. Zone: 3 – 10. Rose Queen Salvia. Latin: Salvia superba. Variety: Rose Queen. Bloos: July to September.Instruction: Sow 1 to 2 mm deep.Germination is 10 to 15 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 25cm to 30cm. Spread 10cm to 15cm.Compact plants that produce plentiful floral spikes packed with small bright, rosy pink flowers. Excellent for use in beds and borders as a foundation plant or in containers.Location: Full Sun or Part Shade45 Seeds $2.79 #: 190 - Type P. Blue Bellflower. Zone: 3 - 9 Blooms: June to August tered. Latin: Campanula glomerata. Variety: Clustered Bellflower. Instruction: Surface sow. Needs light to germinate. 10 to 21 days. Temp 20C to 28C Height: 80cm to 100cm. Spread 1cm to 20cm.Strong upright, easy to grow and care for plant that will produce an abundance of flowers in truest blues and mauve shades. A fabulous long lasting addition to any garden. Deer resistant & drought tolerant. Location: Full Sun or PartShade. 250 Seeds $2.99 #194 - Type P. Feverfew Zone: 6 - 10 Blooms: June to September Latin: Tanacetum parthenium. Variety: Chrysanthemum. Instruction: Surface sow and barely cover. Germination is 7 to 14 days. Temp 15C to 22C Height: 40cm to 60cm. Spread 3cm to 35cm.Very reliable and easy to naturalize. These plants produce a mass of citrus smelling leaves and white daisy like flowers with yellow centres, on multi branched stems. Feverfew has very longhistory in its medicinal uses, such as dispelling fevers and treating arthritis. Goodcut flower filler and beneficial insect attracter. Feverfew is deer resistant anddrought tolerant. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 200 Seeds $2.49. #: 203 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 9 Pink Lupines. Latin: Lupinus albus. Variety: Russels Pink. Instruction: Scarify or soak 24 hours. 14 to 28 days. Temp 15C to 21C Height: 90cm to 100cm. Spread 3cm to 40cm. Produces lots of spikes of long scented flowers great for cutting. Easy care plant in beds and borders. Thin foliage out on established plants and water from the bottom for optimal results. Location: Full Sun. 35 Seeds $2.79 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 19
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 226 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 10 Foxglove Mix Latin: Digitalis grandiflora & Digitalis purpurea. Variety: Mix Pink & Yellow. Instruction: Direct sow 2 mm in the Fall or early Spring. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 100cm to 120cm. Spread 3cm to 4cm. Blooms: May to August This. Variety produces spires of white and pink tubular florets with vividly speckled throats. Flowers 1st year from early sowing fall sowing. Plants are hardy bi-ennials. Usefulin a wild flower garden as it self sows easily. Ancients founded the medicinal usesthat are still used today in the treatment of heart problems. Hummingbirds love theearly and late blooms. Cut flowering stems down to the ground to encourage secondspikes. Location: Part Shade. 150 Seeds. $2.79 #: 262. Type: P. Black Hollyhock. Blooms: June to August Latin: Alcea rosea. Variety: Nigra Deep Purple. Harvest: June to August. Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 10 to 21 days.. Temp 16C to 22C Height: 150cm to 250cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm. Stunning deep dark purple flowers. Blooming in late June onwards. Excellent cut flower. Great for the back of borders & beds. Appreciates windprotection.. Location: Full Sun. 50 seeds. $2.99 #: 247 - Type P. Zone: 2 - 10 Pink Hollyhock. Latin: Alcea rosea. Variety: Heirloom. Blooms: June to August. Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 10 to 21 days. Temp 16C to 22C Height: 150cm to 250cm. Spread 25cm to 30cm. Stunning pink flowers. Blooming in late June on. Excellent cut flower. Great for the back of borders & beds. Appreciates wind protection. Location: Full Sun 75 Seeds. $2.49 #: 44. Type: P. White Hollyhock. Blooms: June to August Latin: Alcea rosea. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: June to August. Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germinate 10 to 21 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 150cm to 250cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm. Huge flowers (upto 10cm across) in pure white. Blooming in late June on. Excellent cut flower. Great for the back of borders & beds. Appreciates wind protection. Location: Full Shade or Part Shade. 50 seeds.$2.79 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 20
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 246. Type: P. Red Hollyhock. Blooms: June to August Latin: Alcea rosea. Variety: Heirloom Red. Harvest: June to August Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 10 to 21 days.. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 150cm to 250cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm. Large red flowers on tall spires up to 8ft tall. Blooming in late June on making them great for the back of borders &beds. Appreciates wind protection.Excellent cut flower.. Location: Full Sun. 50seeds. $2.79 #: 277. Type: P. Peach Hollyhock. Blooms: June to August Latin: Alcea rosea. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: June to AugustInstruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 10 to 21 days.. Temp 16C to 22C Height: 150cm to 250cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm. Beautiful soft peach flowers that bloom from late Juneonward. Awesome focal point and excellent cut flowers. Great for the back ofborders & beds. Appreciates wind protection. Location: Full Sun. 50 seeds. $2.79 #: 264 - Type P. Zone: 3 - 9 Baby Blue Delphinium. Latin: Delphinium .Blooms: July to September Instruction: Sow 3 mm deep. Germinates 7 to 21 days. Temp 15C to 24C Height: 170cm to 175cm. Spread 30cm to 50cm. Great early cutflower.Deer resistant & drought tolerant producing stunning baby blue flower spikes,especially in a second in subsequent years. Provide even moisture and bright light for best results. Location:Full Sun. 35 Seeds. $2.99 #: 271 - Type P. Zone: 6 - 9. Yellow Verbascum. Blooms: June to September. Latin: verbascum olympicum. Instruction: Surface sow in early Spring. Germination is 14 to 21 days. Temp 23C to 28C Height: 25cm to 250cm. Spread 30cm to 60cm. Similar in habit to Foxgloves but produces even taller, branching spires with bright golden yellow flowers from mid summer onwards. Forms a dense basil clump of gray - green, woolly felt covered leaves, making it drought tolerant or Deer Resistant. Native to thedry, rocky hillsides of Greece and Turkey. It thrives in poor, well drained soils andself sows making it a great selection for a wildflower garden.Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 200 Seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 21
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 277 - Type P. Zone: 2 - 10 Peach Hollyhock. Latin: Alcea rosea. Variety: Heirloom. . Blooms: June to August. Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 10 to 21 days. Temp 16C to 22C Height: 150cm to 250cm. Spread 25cm to 30cm. Beautiful soft peach flowers that bloom from late June onward. Awesome focal point and excellent cut flowers. Great for the back of borders & beds. Appreciates windprotection. Location: Full Sun. 50 Seeds. $2.79 Vegetable Seeds#: 160. Type: V. Red Mountain Spinach.Latin: Atriplex hortensis. Variety: Heirloom Orache. Harvest: 45 daysInstruction: Direct seed. Light cover. 2 cm deep.Temp 10C to 20C Height: 180cm to 200cm. Spread: 10cm to 12cm.Adds texture, color and flavor to salads. Red Mountain Spinach can grow to 5 or 6feet making it an attractive edible plant whose succulent leaves do not bitter in bolt.Produces a beautiful bloom, so if your able, let one bolt on purpose. The seedprovided by the plant will attract beneficial birds and insects to your garden as wellas provide you with an attractive conversation piece.Grows best in a sunny and welldrained location. Sow seed directly when earth can be worked and temperaturesand after last frost. Location: Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.79#: 135. Type: V. Mesclun Lettuce.Latin: Lactuca sativa. Variety: Mesclun. Harvest: 45 daysInstruction: Direct seed 2 mm deep when earth can be worked.Temp 10C to 15C Height: 20cm to 40cm. Spread: 20cm to 25cm.This appetizing mildly spicy mixture provides a variety of colors, and textures forsalads and its cold resistance makes it a great first crop in Spring. When sown inwarmer months provide even moisture and mulch to keep roots cool. Location: PartShade. 100 seeds. $2.49#: 138. Type: V. Oak Leaf Lettuce. RedLatin: Lactuca sativa. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 45 daysInstruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Direct seed when earth can be worked.Temp 10C to 15C Height: 25cm to 35cm. Spread: 20cm to 25cm.A vigorous grower that adds visual appeal to salads with ornate, deeply lobed, oakleaf shaped leaves. This is a cool season variety but will do well in warmer months ifyou sow some every 2 to 3 weeks, provide even moisture and pick often. Location:Part Shade. 110 seeds. $2.79 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 22
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds#: 140. Type: V. Rainbow Swiss Chard.Latin: Beta vulgaris. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 60 daysInstruction: Direct sow. 2 to 3 cm deep.Temp 10C to 15C Height: 30cm to 180cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm.White ,Orange, Pink, Red & Yellow veined stems. An outstanding edible andornamental, very cold hardy plant. Adds colour to salads and cooked vegetables. Allparts of this plant are edible and high in vitamin content and fiber. Tasty fresh orcooked, pick the outer leaves and allow this biennial to continue growing. You willbe very impressed by this tasty treat. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 100 seeds.$2.99#: 211. Type: V. Arugula.Latin: Eruca vesicaria sativa. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 35 daysInstruction: Direct sow. 2 mm deep in early Spring. Germination is in 5 - 10 days.Temp 15C to 21C Height: 20cm to 30cm. Spread: 3cm to 5cm.Cold hardy annual salad green. Self Sows. Dark green leaves have a strong spicyflavour and aroma. Plant in late August for early spring harvest. Sow every 2 to 3weeks when harvesting for steady supply for your salads and garnishes. Goes verywell in Pesto. May also be sauteed in olive oil. Tasty!!. Location: Part Shade. 125seeds. $2.79#: 285. Type: V. Kale.Latin: Brassica oleracea. Variety: Mixed. Harvest: 50 daysInstruction: Direct Sow 1 cm deep.Temp 15C to 20C Height: 5cm to 7cm. Spread: 2cm to 3cm.A mix of Red Russian and Curly Leaf Kale to provide cool season greens straightfrom your garden. Easy , delicious and high in vitamins and fiber. Also use in soups,stir fries or as an attractive garnish. Very cold hardy. Location: Full Sun. 200 seeds.$2.99#: 314. Type: V. Broadleaf Cress.Latin: Barbarrea verna. Variety: Dutch Cress. Harvest: May to SeptemberInstruction: Sow seeds thickly 2 to 3 cm deep, 4 weeks before last frost.Temp 10C to 15C Height: 6cm to 8cm. Spread: 4cm to 5cm.Quick growing,cold hardy sald green similar to water cress. You can harvest thelarge, glossy globed shaped leaves in only 1 month. Leaves have a peppery flavourand are high in Vitamon C making them an excellent addition in mixed salads andsandwiches. Self sows if left to go to seed. Location: Part to Full Shade. 125 seeds.$2.79#: 141. Type: V. Mustard Greens.Latin: Brassica juncea. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 40 daysInstruction: Direct seed 2 mm deep. Germination 10 to 14 days..Temp 10C to 15C Height: 30cm to 40cm. Spread: 35cm to 40cm.Easy and quick to grow. Produces dark green and large round leaves of excellentflavour and texture that add to the vitamin content and variety in salads. High coldtolerance for early crops.. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.49 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 23
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds#: 289. Type: V. Red Giant Mustard.Latin: Museum ardens. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 40 daysInstruction: Sow 2 cm deep. Germination 10 to 14 days..Temp 15C to 18C Height: 24cm to 60cm. Spread: 30cm to 60cm.A hardy annual herb and vegetable with extra large deep red leaves and delicioustangy flavor. Harvest as required using a few leaves per plant in salads and stirfries.Ideal for using in a childs garden because of ease and speed of growth anddecorative qualities.. Location: Full Sun. 100 seeds. $2.79#: 229. Type: V. Radicchio.Latin: Cichorium intybus. Variety: Vegetable. Harvest: 70 daysInstruction: Sow 2 to 3 mm deep in May or June about 12 inches apart. Will self sowif let go to seed. Grows in almost any soil but requires water in drier waether..Temp 10C to 15C Height: 60cm to 90cm. Spread: 20cm to 30cm.Traditionally grown for its roots which when dried and ground, are used as a coffeesubstitute. This multi purpose plant produce zesty red leaves which can be usedfresh in salads or cooked like Spinach. Plants have strong ornamental qualitiessporting 2" blue daisy like flowers on striking foliage.. Location: Full Sun or PartShade. 50 seeds. $2.79#: 148. Type: V. Scarlet Runner Beans.Latin: Phaseolus coccineus. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 65 daysInstruction: Direct seed 3 to 5 mm deep.Temp 18C to 25C Height: 180cm to 360cm. Spread: 3cm to 5cm.Picked at 5 - 9 cm can be eaten raw, cooked or pickled. This pole bean producesstrong green foliage, with brilliant red flowers that are abundant and continuousfrom mid-summer to the first frost. Pick beans when young for tenderness. They area great climber on trellises and fences and make a great selection for growing aGarden Teepee for children. They appreciate sun, fertile soil, and generouswatering. Highly Ornamental and many grow them just for the blooms or privacyscreen. Beautiful bright colour attracts hummingbirds and bees. Location: Full Sunor Part Shade. 20 seeds. $3.50#: 154. Type: V. Mammoth Melting Snow Peas.Latin: Pisum sativum. Variety: Heirloom Snow Pea. Harvest: 70 daysInstruction: Direct seed 3 to 5 cm deep. Germinates in 7 to 10 days.Temp 10C to 20C Height: 50cm to 60cm. Spread: 5cm to 6cm.Large size sugar pod peas produced on short vines. Provides strong yields of sweetstring-less edible pods with excellent taste, texture & colour. Raw or cooked peas arean excellent source of Vitamins A, C and fiber. Harvest before peas enlarge for bestresults. Plant at 3 week intervals until mid spring. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade.30 seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 24
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds#: 147. Type: V. Oregon Sugar Peas.Latin: Pisum sativum. Variety: Oregon Sugar. Harvest: 60 daysInstruction: Direct sow 3 to 5 cm deep Temp 10C to 15C Height: 100cm to 120cm.Spread: 3cm to 5cm. An unyielding producer of medium green 2 - 3 ft vines with 3inch sweet string-less edible pods. Gives great taste, texture and color to all yourvegetable dishes raw and cooked. Peas are a valuable source of vitamin C, A andfiber. Harvest before peas enlarge for best results.For successive crops, plant at 2 to3 week intervals until mid-springLocation: Full Sun or Part Shade. 20 seeds. $2.99#: 170. Type: V. Homesteader Peas.Latin: Pisum sativum. Variety: Homesteader Lincoln shelling peas. Harvest: 65 to75 days. Instruction: Direct seed 3 to 5 cm deep.Germinates in 7 to 10 daysTemp 10C to 20C Height: 80cm to 100cm. Spread: 5cm to 10cm.Introduced in 1908 this dwarf variety produces vines 18 to 30 inches high with ofeasy to 3 to inch pods,with 6 to 9 peas per pod.These are heat tolerant and wiltresistant. Peas are a valuable source of vitamin C, A and fiber. Harvest before peasenlarge for best results.For successive crops, plant at 2 to 3 week intervals until mid-spring Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 40 seeds. $2.49#: 224. Type: V. Dwarf Snap Peas.Latin: Pisum sativum. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 65 daysInstruction: Direct sow 2 to 3 cm deepTemp 10C to 15C Height: 70cm to 100cm. Spread: 5cm to 8cm.Perfect in a garden where space and shading are a concern. Produces lots of sweet,delicious pods on compact plants. Youll delight in the fresh flavour. Pick when podsbegin to swell. Our most suitable pea for container gardening Location: Full Sun orPart Shade. 20 seeds. $2.99#: 155. Type: V. Green Arrow Peas.Latin: Pisum sativum. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 75 daysInstruction: Direct seed 3 to 5 cm deep. 7 to 10 daysTemp 10C to 20C Height: 65cm to 70cm. Spread: 5cm to 6cm.Pods are born in pairs, which makes picking easy. Heavy yields and superb flavor.For successive crops, plant at 2 to 3 week intervals until mid-spring. Peas are avaluable source of vitamin C, A and fiber Location: Full Sun or Part Shade.40 seeds. $2.49#: 205. Type: V. Champion of New England Peas.Latin: Pisum sativum. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 65 daysInstruction: Direct seed 3 to 5 cm deep. Germinates in 7 to 10 daysTemp 10C to 20C Height: 80cm to 100cm. Spread: 5cm to 10cm.This Heirloom shelling pea was introduced in the mid 1800s and is still consideredone of the best for sweetness and flavor. Produces late in the season and have 8 to 10peas per pod Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 30 seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 25
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds#: 150. Type: V. Stevenson Blue Eye Beans.Latin: Heirloom. Variety: Bush. Harvest: 55 daysInstruction: Direct seed 3 to 5 cm deep.Temp 18C to 25C Height: 100cm to 120cm. Spread: 3cm to 5cm.An old and rare, yellow pole bean bearing tender, flavourful crops. Use as a driedbean in soups and hot dishes. Harvest when pods are swollen. For continuous crop,make successive plantings every 2 to 3 weeks until late summer. Location: Full Sunor Part Shade. 30 seeds. $2.99#: 152. Type: V. Kidney Beans.Latin: Phaseolus vulgaris. Variety: Bush Bean. Harvest: 55 daysInstruction: Direct seed 3 to 5 mm deep. Temp 18C to 25C Height: 50cm to 60cm.Spread: 3cm to 5cm. Provides an excellent yield of dark red kidney shaped beansthat are tasty in Chili and Mexican foods. Beans are a great source of iron andmagnesium. Easy to Grow!! Location: Part Shade. 35 seeds. $2.79#: 169. Type: V. Broad Bean.Latin: Vicia Faba. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 60 to 90 daysInstruction: Sow 5 cm deep in well worked earth in May and April.Temp 10C to 15C Height: 80cm to 100cm. Spread: 3cm to 5cm.Use in soups and hot dishes or roast like pumpkin seeds. Grow in cool well drainedmoist conditions. Harvest when beans appear swollen. Also known as the FavaBean. These plants do not need staking and have attractive flowers. Location: FullSun or Part Shade. 15 seeds. $2.79#: 148. Type: V. Scarlet Runner Beans.Latin: Phaseolus coccineus. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 65 daysInstruction: Direct seed 3 to 5 mm deep. Temp 18C to 25C Height: 180cm to 360cm.Spread: 3cm to 5cm. Picked at 5 - 9 cm can be eaten raw, cooked or pickled. Thispole bean produces strong green foliage, with brilliant red flowers that areabundant and continuous from mid-summer to the first frost. Pick beans whenyoung for tenderness. They are a great climber on trellises and fences and make agreat selection for growing a Garden Teepee for children. They appreciate sun,fertile soil, and generous watering. Highly Ornamental and many grow them justfor the blooms or privacy screen. Beautiful bright colour attracts hummingbirdsand bees Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 20 seeds. $3.50#: 286. Type: V. Pinto Beans.Latin: Phaseolus vulgaris. Variety: Pinto. Harvest: 90 daysInstruction: Direct sow 3cm deep Temp 15C to 26C Height: 20cm to 60cm. Spread:2cm to 3cm.Easy to grow half runner type plants that produce light tan brownspeckled beans. Very versatile. Can be harvested young as a green snap bean, driedand used in stews or refried. Very popular in Mexican, Italian, Spanish andPortuguese dishes. Very high in protein Location: Full Sun. 30 seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 26
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds#: 149. Type: V. Royal Purple Beans.Latin: Vicia faba. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 50 days. Instruction: Direct seed 3 to5 cm deep Temp 18C to 25C Height: 100cm to 150cm. Spread: 3cm to 5cm.Thisbush bean produces big dark purple pods that turn green after 2 minutes ofcooking.Makes a perfect indicator for blanching and freezing at home. EXCELLENTFLAVOR! Beans are high in dietary fiber, protein and are an excellent source ofiron, potassium,selenium, thiamine, vitamin B6, and folic acid Location: Full Sun orPart Shade. 25 seeds. $2.99#: 143. Type: V. Champion Radish.Latin: Raphanus sativus. Variety: Heritage. Harvest: 20 daysInstruction: Direct sow 2 mm deep . Temp 10C to 20C Height: 15cm to 20cm.Spread: 3cm to 5cm.Bright red, round and crisp heritage variety that matures in only 20 days. Rich inVitamin A & C they are great in all types of salads or as a decorative garnish.Radish can be planted to discourage cucumber beetle, squash bug and stink bug. Asthis variety is so quick to produce staggered plantings can provide fresh radishes allseason long Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.79#: 223. Type: V. Radish Mix.Latin: Raphanus sativus. Variety: Mix. Harvest: 45 daysInstruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Direct seed with light coverTemp 10C to 20C Height: 10cm to 15cm. Spread: 3cm to 5cm.Perfect for small home gardens, this mix offers a variety of colours, flavours andharvest times in one row. Avoids having to much at one time and youll startharvesting in 3 weeks. Includes white, pink, red, purple and almost black varietiesthat will add color & flavour to salads and garnishes alike. Great for companionplanting Location: Full Sun. 140 seeds. $2.79#: 144. Type: V. Alta Globe Radish.Latin: Raphanus sativus. Variety: Heritage. Harvest: 25 daysInstruction: Direct seed with light cover as soon as the earth can be worked at 5 to10mm deep. Radishes like cooler weather conditions so it is advisable to providesome shade in hotter months to prevent bolting. Temp 10C to 20C Height: 10cm to15cm. Spread: 3cm to 5cm.This heritage radish can be planted to discourage cucumber beetle, squash bug,andstink bug. Radish seed and its greens are also a delicious addition to your salads. Leta few in your patch bloom and then go to seed. You can eat the pods while green andthey still have that same great radish taste or you can let the seeds ripen up and addthem to your salad as a tasty garnish. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 100 seeds.$2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 27
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds#: 158. Type: V. Easter Egg Radish.Latin: Raphanus sativus. Variety: Heritage. Harvest: 25 daysInstruction: Direct sow. 5 mm deep.Temp 10C to 20C Height: 50cm to 60cm. Spread: 2cm to 5cm.A selection of uniformly sized radishes that matures in 25 days. They add greatcolour, flavor,Vitamin A & C to salads and meals. Try eating the seed pod after theplant has bolted. radish can be planted to discourage cucumber beetle, squashbug,and stink bug. Staggered plantings can provide fresh radish all season.Location: Part Shade. 140 seeds. $2.79#: 146. Type: V. Jack o Lantern Pumpkin.Latin: Cucurbita Pepo. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 100 daysInstruction: Direct seed 3 cm deep. Germination is 5 - 10 days.Temp 18C to 25C Height: 30cm to 40cm. Spread: 3cm to 5cm.Medium size 16 - 24lb with medium ribbing. Great round shape and medium orangein color. Flesh is crisp and sweet. Great for pickling and pies. Location: Full Sun orPart Shade. 15 seeds. $2.49#: 171. Type: V. Rutabega.Latin: Brassica napus. Variety: Laurentian. Harvest: 65 to 75 daysInstruction: Sow 2 to 3 mm deep in April or May.Temp 65C to 75C Height: 80cm to 100cm. Spread: 5cm to 10cm.The most popular of Winter or Swedish turnips. These cool weather plants have arich red purple top on their smooth globe shaped roots and yellow flesh. Flavourenhances after frost. Excellent in Vegetarian dishes. Sow again in late summer forautumn crop. Location: Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.79#: 284. Type: V. Sunny Vee Corn.Latin: Zea maize. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 100 daysInstruction: Sow 2 cm deep in early Spring..Temp 15C to 20C Height: 170cm to 175cm. Spread: 15cm to 30cm.Sunny Vee is an all yellow sweet corn great for eating fresh or frozen. Plant instaggered rows for best pollination. Produces 7 -8 " long cobs. Pick when silk isbrown and kernels emit milky looking juice when pierced.. Location: Full Sun. 40seeds. $2.49#: 151. Type: V. Peaches & Cream Corn.Latin: Heirloom Zea mays. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 85 daysInstruction: Direct seed 3 to 5 cm deep. Temp 15C to 20C Height: 150cm to 170cm.Spread: 3cm to 5cm. Sweet, Crisp and Tasty. Plant in staggered rows for bestpollination. Produces 6 - 8 " long cobs. Pick when silk is brown and kernels emitmilky looking juice when pierced. Delicious fresh or creamed.. Location: Full Sun orPart Shade. 30 seeds. $2.49 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 28
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds#: 195. Type: V. Indian Corn.Latin: Zea mays L. Variety: Decorative Multi color Harvest: 105 daysInstruction: Direct seed 2 cm deep.Temp 15C to 20C Height: 170cm to 175cm. Spread: 30cm to 35cm.8 to 10 inch long ears with a great range of shiny colored corn kernels. Verydecorative especially in fall arrangements. Seperate from sweet varieties with spaceor planting times to prevent cross pollination. Location: Full Sun. 25 seeds. $2.49#: 267. Type: V. Indian Corn.Latin: Zea maize. Variety: Popcorn and Decorative. Harvest: 105 daysInstruction: Sow 2 cm deep in late May..Temp 15C to 20C Height: 6cm to 8cm. Spread: 15cm to 30cm.Excellent for popping and ornamental uses.These are great in small gardens asplants only grow 3ft/1m tall. Produces deep crimson red kernels on 2-3 in. or 5-7 cmlong cobs shaped like a large strawberry.Popcorn can be made from this variety..Location: Full Sun. 25 seeds. $2.49#: 199. Type: V. Beet.Latin: Beta vulgaris. Variety: Metallic Red. Harvest: 58 daysInstruction: Sow 1 to 2 cm deep. Germination 10 to 12 days.Temp 15C to 20C Height: 40cm to 45cm. Spread: 3cm to 40cm.An excellent focal or contrast plant for use in the flower or vegetable garden. Deepmetallic red-purple foliage on an edible root. Can live for 2 years in properconditions. Seed heads are spectacular. Location: Full Sun. 100 seeds. $2.79#: 213. Type: V. Asparagus.Latin: Asparagus officinalis. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: May to JulyInstruction: Soak seeds over night and sow 2 mm deep in . Germination will occurin 10 to 20 days.Temp 18C to 26C Height: 150cm to 175cm. Spread: 22cm to 28cm.These tasty spears are the sweetest treat. The sweet flavour will leave your tastebudswondering if what you ate was actually a vegetable. Initial cultivation takes at least3 years before plant is established. But as a person who has tasted itit was worthevery moment. Asparagus fern is also extremely popular as it is cultivated for thefern and used as cut flower filler. Location: Full Sun. 10 seeds. $2.99#: 216. Type: V. Brussels Sprouts.Latin: Brassica oleacea. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 80 to 120 daysInstruction: Direct Sow 1 mm deep. Germination is 10 to 18 days.Temp 10C to 15C Height: 75cm to 100cm. Spread: 60cm to 90cm.A traditional winter veggie, these 1 inch cabbages are rich in beta-carotene, VitaminC and Fiber. Excellent growing in cooler summer climates. Harvest after a frost forthe sweetest flavor. Best cooked in a pot with the lid off. Sweet and tasty!. Location:Full Sun. 100 seeds. $2.79 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 29
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds#: 157. Type: V. Broccoli.Latin: Brassica oleracea. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 60 to 80 daysInstruction: Direct sow 2 mm deep and thin out weak plants after seedlings becomeestablished..Temp 10C to 20C Height: 60cm to 75cm. Spread: 8cm to 10cm.This will sprout a 4 to 16 inch central head with several of side shoots. Broccoli isrichest in calcium, iron and magnesium,vitamins A and C. A good choice forfreezing. For best results, start in doors and transplant to a sheltered, sunnylocation with soil rich in organic matter.. Location: Part Shade. 40 seeds. $2.79#: 224. Type: V. Dwarf Snap Peas.Latin: Pisum sativum. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 65 daysInstruction: Direct sow 2 to 3 cm deep.Temp 10C to 15C Height: 70cm to 100cm. Spread: 5cm to 8cm.Perfect in a garden where space and shading are a concern. Produces lots of sweet,delicious pods on compact plants. Youll delight in the fresh flavour. Pick when podsbegin to swell. Our most suitable pea for container gardening. Location: Full Sun orPart Shade. 20 seeds. $2.99#: 229. Type: V. Radicchio.Latin: Cichorium intybus. Variety: Vegetable. Harvest: 70 daysInstruction: Sow 2 to 3 mm deep in May or June about 12 inches apart. Will self sowif let go to seed. Grows in almost any soil but requires water in drier waether.Temp 10C to 15C Height: 60cm to 90cm. Spread: 20cm to 30cm.Traditionally grown for its roots which when dried and ground, are used as a coffeesubstitute. This multi purpose plant produce zesty red leaves which can be usedfresh in salads or cooked like Spinach. Plants have strong ornamental qualitiessporting 2" blue daisy like flowers on striking foliage. Location: Full Sun or PartShade. 50 seeds. $2.79#: 272. Type: V. Welsh Onion.Latin: Allium fistulosum. Variety: Species. Harvest: 2nd year bloomerInstruction: Sow in March at 5 to 10mm. Germination 10 to 14 days.Temp 18C to 25C Height: 40cm to 50cm. Spread: 3cm to 5cm.Also known as Japanese bunching onion or scallion. This onion does not producebulbs but instead clumps of large hollow leaves, up to 50 cm tall, and is cold hardy.A plentiful early option to using flowering chives or other onion greens in salad,sandwiches and other dishes. Provides white globe shaped flowers in late Springmaking it a desirable pest deterring companion plant. Deer resistant!. Location:Full Sun. 65 seeds. $2.79 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 30
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds#: 288. Type: V. Yellow Onion.Latin: Allium cepa. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 150 daysInstruction: Direct Sow 1 to 2 cm deep in early Spring.Temp 18C to 25C Height: 25cm to 30cm. Spread: 7cm to 10cm.Harvest young for green onions or allow to grow and mature into wonderful 3 - 4"yellow bulbs. Nice uniform shape, mild flavour and good storage qualities make thisa strong choice for any garden. Grows best in rich loamy soil in full sun. Location:Full Sun. 65 seeds. $2.79#: 162. Type: V. Chives.Latin: Allium schoenoprasum. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 75 daysInstruction: Direct seed at 2 mm deep.Chives will grow in ordinary garden soil andare best sown in groups to ais with the clumping effect. Beds should be replantedevey 3 to 4 years and beyond weeding between the clumps no extra care is needed.Temp 15C to 20C Height: 20cm to 30cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm.Cold hardy and easy to grow. They do best in rich well drained soil. Plantthroughout your garden, as it has a long history of natural insect control in thegarden. A must have for any healthy vegetable garden. Flowering chives slender,cylindrical leaves appear in early Spring. Flowering chives has an edible flower thatappear in June and July. The stems and the light purple florets both have apleasantly mild onion flavour for an attractive & tasty topping for baked potatoes,salads and soups. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 125 seeds. $2.99#: 161. Type: V. Leeks.Latin: Allium ampeloprasum. Variety: Heirloom Giant Musselburgh. Harvest: 75daysInstruction: Stratify for 4 weeks. Direct seed 2 mm deep..Temp 10C to 20C Height: 50cm to 60cm. Spread: 60cm to 80cm.Highly cold tolerant. Trim leaf ends when 6 - 8 in. for larger plants. Leeks aredelicious in salads, stuffing, soups, eggs, poultry, meat and fish dishes. Pleasantlyaromatic and flavourful addition to your vegetable garden.. Location: Part Shade.60 seeds. $2.99#: 298. Type: V. Carrots.Latin: Daucus carota. Variety: Coreless Amsterdam. Harvest: 55 daysInstruction: Sow 1 to 2 cm deep every 7 to 14 days for continuous crops.Temp 10C to 15C Height: 25cm to 30cm. Spread: 2cm to 3cm.Produces orange cylindrical roots 6 to 8 inches in length. Excellent sweet flavourfresh or frozen. Carrots are high in vitamins, fiber and carotenoids to improveeyesight. Flavour improves with some exposure to frost, so leave some in the groundfor late harvests. Location: Full Sun. 100 seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 31
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds#: 305. Type: V. Tomato.Latin: Heirloom. Variety: Brandywine. Harvest: 80 daysInstruction: Sow 1 to 2 cm deep. Transplant when 2 sets of true leaves appear.Temp 18C to 25C Height: 20cm to 30cm. Spread: 4cm to 5cm.The Brandywine tomato has grown since the 1800s. This semi indeterminateheirloom variety, with large potatoe leaved foliage, and large globe shaped fruit haspink flesh and some striping on the shoulders. Fruits have a slightly smokey flavour.Location: Full Sun. 25 seeds. $2.99#: 306. Type: V. Tomato.Latin: Lycopersicon esculentum. Variety: Bush Beefsteak. Harvest: 45 daysInstruction: Sow 1 cm deep. Transplant when 2 true leaves appear..Temp 22C to 24C Height: 20cm to 30cm. Spread: 4cm to 5cm.Determinate bush growing tomato producing large fruits in a short period perfectfor cooler short season areas. Solid rich red flesh makes it very versatile and perfectfor the true tomato lover. Location: Full Sun. 30 seeds. $2.99#: 307. Type: V. Tomato.Latin: Lycopersicon esculentum. Variety: Tiny Tim. Harvest: 45 daysInstruction: Sow 1 to 2 cm deep. Transplant when 2 sets of true leaves appear.Temp 22C to 24C Height: 65cm to 100cm. Spread: 65cm to 70cm.Small bush ,quick producing plants perfect for containers and small gardens. Heavycrop of cherry sized, sweetly flavoured, mouth watering tomatoes. Perfect for salads,sides or snacks. Location: Full Sun. 25 seeds. $2.99#: 309. Type: V. Tomato.Latin: Lycopersian esculentum. Variety: Cherry Tomato. Harvest: 60 daysInstruction: Sow 1 to 2 cm deep and transplant when 2 true leaves appear.Temp 22C to 24C Height: 5cm to 100cm. Spread: 65cm to 100cm.Quick growing, flowering and fruiting tomatoes on tall growing plants.Produces large clusters of mouth watering, sweet 1 inch fruits. Needs staking andsnacking. A favorite for over 50 ears. Hint:Pinch side branches for stronger fruiting.Location: Full Sun. 20 seeds. $2.99#: 310. Type: V. Tomato.Latin: Lycopersicon esculentum. Variety: San Marzano. Harvest: 80 daysInstruction: Sow 1 to 2 cm deep and transplant when 2 true leaves appear..Temp 22C to 24C Height: 65cm to 100cm. Spread: 65cm to 100cm.Long grown Italian type paste tomato. Perfect for pasta sauces, freezing or fresheating. Produce deep red 3 by 1.5 inch plum shaped fruits with few seeds on semi-indeterminate plants. Hint:Pinch side branches for stronger fruiting. Location: FullSun. 30 seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 32
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds#: 153. Type: V. Celery.Latin: Apium graveolens. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 100 daysInstruction: Direct seed 2 mm deep. Keep well water for best results..Temp 18C to 25C Height: 30cm to 40cm. Spread: 20cm to 30cm.Low in calories and high in flavor, celery is used in soups & stews for flavouringroasts. A crispy addition to salad or other vegetable dishes. Prefers rich, welldrained, evenly moist soil. Unlike radishes,grow in warm conditions to preventbolting. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 150 seeds. $2.99#: 311. Type: V. Quinoa.Latin: Chenopodium. Variety: . Harvest: 80 daysInstruction: Sow 1 to 2 cm deep in early Spring when earth can be worked. Veryquick to germinate and extremely healthy addition to your diet.Temp 5C to 7C Height: 25cm to 35cm. Spread: 4cm to 5cm.A grain-like crop grown primarily for its edible seeds. Its leaves are also eaten as aleaf vegetable, much like amaranth, but the commercial availability of quinoagreens is currently limited. Quinoa is very high in amino acids and protein.Location: Full Sun. 200 seeds. $2.99#: 179. Type: V. Walking Stick Cabbage.Latin: Brassica oleracea longata. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 180 to 300 daysInstruction: Sow late March to April 1 to 2 cm deep. 10 to 14 days..Temp 15C to 25C Height: 180cm to 220cm. Spread: 30cm to 50cm.A tasty and fun plant to grow in the vegetable. People have been making walkingsticks from these plants for centuries. Prefers rich, moist soil until established forbest results. Harvest the leaves which grow along the stock as needed. Location: FullSun or Part Shade. 125 seeds. $2.99#: 297. Type: V. Cucumber.Latin: Cucumis sativus. Variety: Market More. Harvest: 55-60 daysInstruction: Plant 1 to cm deep. 3 seeds per hill 2 weeks after last frost..Temp 18C to 21C Height: 30cm to 40cm. Spread: 120cm to 140cm.Long grown by farmers with some selective breeding to improve resistance tomildew,bacteria and bitterness. Produces lots of 8 -10 inch fruits for slicing or pickyounger for pickling. Prefers rich, uniformly moist soil and full sun. Stakingincrease health and productivity.. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 30 seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 33
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds Herbs#: 117. Type: H. Agastache Licorice Mint.Latin: Agastache rugosa. Variety: Agastache. Harvest: June to SeptemberInstruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Sow in doors in March or direct seed when soiltemperature stated allows. Germination time is 30 to 90 days.Temp 18C to 22C Height: 30cm to 70cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm.Agastache need long days. Up to 14 hours to set bud. You will love the aroma,flavour and look of this favourite. The flavour starts mildly licorice and finishes offminty. Outstanding as a garnish or for brewing tea. Location: Full Sun or PartShade. 50 seeds. $2.99#: 119. Type: H. Calendula.Latin: Calendula officinalis. Variety: Pot Marigold. Harvest: June to SeptemberInstruction: Plant 1 mm deep. Germinates in 10 to 15 days. Self sows in warmerclimates. Blooms straight through till fall, providing colour to your garden when allother plants are dying back.Temp 18C to 22C Height: 30cm to 35cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm.Producing brillant orange flowers that add colour to your garden and salads.Known for its natural anti-inflammatory properties, teas and tinctures can also beproduced for internal and external ailments. Plant as a border in your garden tohelp repel harmful insects and attract early pollenators. Self sows, making it a greatsoil stabilizer on sloped or disturbed areas. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 75seeds. $2.99#: 121. Type: H. Dill.Latin: Anethum graveolens. Variety: Old style. Harvest: July to SeptemberInstruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Direct sow when earth can be worked.Temp 10C to 15C Height: 65cm to 75cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm.Quick growing plant with an abundance of flower heads and an intense dill flavor.Successful cultivation of dill requires hot summers; full sun and rich, well drainedsoil. Use is soups sauces, pickling and spicing up a favorite dip. Do not plant nearfennel if saving seed or cross pollination may occur. Butterflies love Dill.Deerresistant. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.49#: 123. Type: H. Echinacea.Latin: Echinacea purpurea. Variety: Coneflower. Harvest: July to SeptemberInstruction: Sow 2 mm deep.Germination is 7 to 21 days. Sometimes Echinaceaappreciates a damp cold period to break dormancy. Temp 20C to 25C Height: 90cmto 95cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm.A bouquets sweet scent fills a room and the birdslove the seed heads in winter garden. Echinacea is reputed to increase the bodiesresistance to infection and colds. Scented, deer resistant,drought tolerant andattracts beneficial insects. Striking purple daisy like flowers with orange and goldenbrown central cones. A very frost hardy plant that likes full sun and fertile soil andwill provide abundant cut-flowers once established. Deer resistant once established. 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 34
  • Brother Nature Organic SeedsLocation: Full Sun or Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.99#: 126. Type: V. Florence Fennel (Bulb).Latin: Foeniculum vulgare. Variety: Florence Bulb. Harvest: 90 daysInstruction: Sow 6 mm deep. Germinates in 7 to 14 days.Temp 15C to 21C Height: 70cm to 75cm. Spread: 40cm to 50cm.Striking delicate foliage with a sweet black licorice flavor. Produces root bulbs forcooking. Sprinkle harvested leaves on ice cream or in your favorite fruit dish. Itsseeds can be made into a strong tea that is a proven herbal remedy for gas or upsetstomach. It can even freshen your breath. Fennel attracts beneficial insects isdrought tolerant and very aromatic and can also used in seafood recipes. Hill soilaround root base 3 - 4 weeks before harvesting. Harvest period is approximately 90days after planting. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.99#: 125. Type: H. Fennel (for seed).Latin: Foeniculum vulgare. Variety: Bronze Leaf. Harvest: July to SeptemberInstruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germinates in 7 to 14 days.Temp 15C to 21C Height: 125cm to 150cm. Spread: 35cm to 60cm.Striking bronze tinged foliage with a sweet black licorice flavor. Produces lots oftiny licorice flavored seeds as well as ferny foliage for flower bouquet greenery. Anoutstanding perennial that you and your children will love! The best attractor ofHover flies, a pest predator. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 75 seeds. $2.79#: 128. Type: H. Parsley.Latin: Petroselinum sativum. Variety: Flat leaf. Harvest: July to SeptemberInstruction: Sow 2 cm deep. Direct seed when earth can be worked.Temp 10C to 15C Height: 25cm to 40cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm.Parsleys flavour complements any dish without ever dominating the taste. Italianparsley features deep green, smooth leaves and has a vigorous growth habit. It is abiennial or tender perennial that when planted with roses enhances their fragrance.Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.99#: 130. Type: H. Savory.Latin: Satureja officinalis. Variety: Winter. Harvest: July to SeptemberInstruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Direct sowing in spring and summer.Temp 10C to 15C Height: 30cm to 40cm. Spread: 30cm to 40cm.Attractive and edible. Use as a miniature shrub or border plant in rock gardensand herb beds. Produces tiny delicate white and pink flowers. Great for soups,stews, flavouring meats and for medicinal purposes. Plant in moist but well drainedsoil in full sun. Provide plenty of moisture until well established. Location: FullShade or Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 35
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds#: 132. Type: H. Lavender.Latin: lavender stoechas. Variety: English Munstead. Harvest: July to SeptemberInstruction: Stratify(keep in a cold place like the fridge) for 4 weeks. Sow 2mm deepin doors 6 to 8 weeks before last frost.Germination is 14 to 21 days.Temp 18C to 22C Height: 30cm to 45cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm.Produces strong, frost tolerant compact plants. Cut fresh for a wonderfully scentedbouquet or dry the stems & flowers for medicinal uses and potpourri. Lavender isrecognized for it’s calming aroma-therapy effect making its oils and flowers highlysought after. Lavender is deer resistant, drought tolerant, aromatic and attractsbeneficial insects that aide in a healthy garden. Location: Full Shade or Part Shade.100 seeds. $2.79#: 168. Type: H. English Thyme.Latin: Thymus vulgaris. Variety: English. Harvest: June to SeptemberInstruction: Sow out doors 2 mm deep. Germination time 14 to 21 days.Can also besown indoors, 6-8 weeks before last frost. Transplant seedlings at 4 to 5 inchesapart, and later thin to 10 inches to allow for opitimal growth.Temp 13C to 18C Height: 20cm to 30cm. Spread: 20cm to 20cm.Perennial herb & groundcover. Clip lightly after flowering to encourage bushiness .Grows well on poor well drained soil. Use fresh or dried for meats, wine sauces,dressing, poultry, eggs, stews and dressings. Aromatic foliage make it a greatcompanion, patio or border plants. Its medicinal properties include being anastringent, antifungal and an antiseptic. A must have in any herb garden. Location:Full Sun. 500 seeds. $2.99#: 187. Type: H. Lemon Balm.Latin: Melissa officinalis. Variety: Herbal Remedy Plant. Harvest: June toSeptemberInstruction: No cover. Seed needs light to germinate in 10 to 15 days.Temp 18C to 22C Height: 40cm to 60cm. Spread: 30cm to 100cm.Lemon scented flavour make this plant an excellent garnish and a delicious tea forcolds. Also effective as a companion plant or bug barrier.When watering seed that needs light to germinate, it is important that you either usea spray bottle to keep the soil moist or water from the bottom by using a tray andfilling the tray with water that allows the soil to soak up the water from the bottomup. Not using one of the 2 ways suggested may push the seed into the soil which willnot allow optimal light conditions for proper germination. Also, be sure to sowLemon Balm in bunches of 3,5 or 7 seeds to create the clump effect as sowing onlyone seed will only provide one small plant that will take a longer time to allow forharvest or to create the desired bug barrier effect. Lemon balm has a short rootstock is and the stems are square and branch out at each joint. The leaves are heartshapes,toothed and emit a amazingly sweet lemon fragrance when bruised.Theredistinct lemon taste makes them a perfect choice for tea. Lemon Balms flowers insmall loose bunches from June to October. Location: Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.79 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 36
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds#: 320. Type: V. Celeriac.Latin: Apium graveolens rapaceum. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 100 daysInstruction: Eight weeks before last frost start seed indoors or outdoors whentemperatures allow (13 degrees Cel.) at 2 mm deep..Temp 18C to 24C Height: 140cm to 150cm. Spread: 15cm to 20cm.Celeriac is grown for the root with a nut like flavour, and it’s seed or flavouringstews, soups and meat dishes. Celeriac taste and texture remains the sameregardless of age so aiming for size is encouraged. In mid summer months it is bestto remove the side shoots and lower leaves to expose the crown. In September, hillthe soil around the bases to blanche and preserve moisture.. Location: Full Sun toPart Shade. 100 seeds. $2.99#: 218. Type: H. Culinary Sage.Latin: Salvia officinalis. Variety: Culinary. Harvest: July to SeptemberInstruction: Direct seed 2 mm deep. Germinates 10 to 12 days.Temp 16C to 22C Height: 60cm to 80cm. Spread: 10cm to 20cm.Attractive, drought tolerant and produces unique purple flowers. Use for flavouringmeat,soups,stews,salads and stuffings. Prune early in Spring to help keep plantsbushy. Highly aromatic and may be used as a gargle to aid in soothing inflamationof nose and throat. Easy to grow. Location: Full Sun. 25 seeds. $2.99#: 231. Type: H. Lavender.Latin: Lavendula officinals. Variety: Spanish/French. Harvest: July to SeptemberInstruction: Stratify for 4 weeks. Sow 2mm deep.Germination is 14 to 21 days.Temp 18C to 22C Height: 30cm to 45cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm.Produces strong, frost tolerant compact plants. Known for its unique purple “rabbitears” on dark lavender flowers. Also recognized for it’s calming aroma-therapyeffect, its oils and flowers are highly sought after. Cut fresh for a wonderfullyscented bouquet or dry the stems & flowers for medicinal uses and potpourri.Lavender is deer resistant, drought tolerant and attracts beneficial insects that aidein a healthy garden Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.99#: 300. Type: H. Sweet Basil.Latin: Ocimum basilcum. Variety: Sweet Basil. Harvest: 85 daysInstruction: Start seeds in doors. Sow 1 cm deep.Water seedlings far fromstems(bottom watering highly recommended)especially when young.Temp 18C to 25C Height: 40cm to 45cm. Spread: 3cm to 4cm.Produces large, sweet and gently flavoured leaves for using fresh or frozen (in icecubes)or dried. Scent is much milder than other varieties making it a favorite forfresh use. Hint: Use air temperature water rather than tap water for betterproduction. Water seedlings far from stems(bottom watering highlyrecommended)especially when young. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 80 seeds.$2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 37
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds#: 303. Type: H. Thai Basil.Latin: Ocimum basilicum. Variety: Thai Basil. Harvest: 85 daysInstruction: tart seeds in doors. Sow 1 cm deep and water from the bottom only toprevent damping off. Keep soil temperatures above 49 degrees.Temp 18C to 25C Height: 40cm to 45cm. Spread: 3cm to 5cm.Thai basil has a licorice taste and clove like scent. It produces small leaves on apurple stem and is delicious to the taste buds and the eyes. Flavouful fresh, dried orfrozen in cubes.Hint: Use air temperature water rather than tap water for betterproduction. Water seedlings far from stems (bottom watering highly recommended)especially when young. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 80 seeds. $2.99#: 302. Type: H. Genovese Basil. Blooms: 90 daysLatin: Ocimum basilcum. Variety: Genovese. Harvest: 90 daysInstruction: Start seeds in doors. Sow 1 cm deep and water seedlings far fromstems(bottom watering highly recommended)especially when young. Keep soiltemperatures above 49 degrees..Temp 18C to 25C Height: 40cm to 45cm. Spread: 3cm to 5cm.These beauties produce spicy, heavily scented and flavoured leaves perfect for freshpesto sauces. Dark green large leaves on tall plants that are slow to flower assiting inlong harvest and excellent production. Hint: Use air temperature water rather thantap water for better production. Water seedlings far from stems(bottom wateringhighly recommended)especially when young.. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 80seeds. $2.99#: 304. Type: H. Lemon Basil. Blooms: 90 daysLatin: Ocimum basilicum. Variety: Lemon. Harvest: 90 daysInstruction: Start seeds in doors. Sow 1 cm deep and water seedlings far fromstems(bottom watering highly recommended)especially when young. Keep soiltemperatures above 49 degrees..Temp 18C to 25C Height: 40cm to 45cm. Spread: 3cm to 5cm.Produces mounds of small lemon scented and flavoured leaves on compact plants.Refreshing addition to salads, pestos or as a garnish. Use fresh, dried or frozen in icecubes. Hint: Use air temperature water rather than tap water for better production.Water seedlings far from stems(bottom watering highly recommended)especiallywhen young.. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 80 seeds. $2.99#: 166. Type: H. Lovage. Blooms: 100 daysLatin: Levisticum officinale. Variety: Heirloom. Harvest: 100 daysInstruction: Sow seeds 2 cm deep. Germination 7 to 14 days..Temp 15C to 21C Height: 140cm to 150cm. Spread: 60cm to 65cm.Lovage is a culinary herb and vegetable that has the scent and flavour of celery withhints of fennel and curry. Flowers attract predatory wasps. Deer Resistant..Location: Full Shade or Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 38
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds Annuals # 22. Type: A. Red Coreopsis. Latin: coreopsis tinctoria. Variety: Dwarf Red Plains. Harvest: July to September Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 14 to 21 days. Temp 15C to 18C Height: 40cm to 45cm. Spread: 35cm to 40cm. One of the best and oldest varieties of cultivated wildflowers. These plants prefer the well drained poor soil many of us are blessed with! Great cut flower and can bedried.Known for drawing butterflies, bing drought tolerant and even deer resistant.Adds a punch of unusual color to any landscape. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade.60 seeds. $2.99 #57. Type: A. Babies Breath. Latin: Gypsophila elegans. Variety: Basket case. Harvest: June to September. Instruction: Direct sow 1mm deep. Germination is 7 to 21 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 45cm to 50cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm. Survives well in poor quality soil. Plant these uniform plants in groups for thicker coverage. These masses of single small blooms and lace like foliage are eye poppers for landscapes such as edging agarden path or filling for a bouquet or container planting. Tip: For use in basketsplant in groups of 3 or 4 for best results. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 75 seeds.$2.99 #: 59. Type: A. Calendula. Latin: Calendula officinalis. Variety: Pot Marigold. Harvest: June to September. Instruction: Producing brillant orange flowers that add colour to your garden and salads. Known for its natural anti-inflammatory properties, teas and tinctures can also be produced for internal and external ailments. Plant as a border in your garden to help repel harmful insects and attract early pollenators. Self sows,making it a great soil stabilizer on sloped or disturbed areas. Temp 18C to 23CHeight: 40cm to 45cm. Spread: 30cm to 35cm.Very easy to grow in even poor soil. Extremely versatile. Also considered a herb.The leaves and petals can be used in salad. This plant will also repel insects whenplanted in borders of your garden. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 75 seeds.$2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 39
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 63. Type: A. Cerinthe. Latin: Major purpurascens. Variety: Major Blue. Blooms: July to September. Instruction: Sow 2 cm deep. Germination 7 to 14 days. Temp 15C to 55C Height: 50cm to 75cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm.Rich sky blue bracts contrast with deep purple blue flowers. This outstanding annual is hardy up to - 5. Cerinthe attracts bees and other nectar feeders. Self sows and makes a great cut-flower for adinner bouquet and conversation piece. Unique seeds contain 2 plants each. Sowseveral in one area to accomplish bush effect. Fantastic for borders. Location: FullSun or Part Shade. 30 seeds. $2.79 #: 65. Type: A. Cosmo. Latin: Cosmos bipinnatus. Variety: Picotee. Blooms: June to September. Instruction: Lightly cover. Germination 5 to 10 days. Temp 20C to 25C Height: 60cm to 120cm. Spread: 30cm to 45cm. Features rosy-red highlights on white blooms, atop airy foliage. Prolific bloomer and great cut flower that adds height to beds and borders. Cosomos are drought tolerant but if you are planting them solely for cut flowers,regular water is recommended. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 50 seeds. $2.79 #: 67. Type: A. California Poppy. Latin: Eschscholzia. Variety: Blooms: June to September Instruction: Direct Sow. 1 mm deep. Germination 10 - 15 days. Temp 16C to 28C Height: 20cm to 25cm. Spread: 30cm to 40cm. Fast growing plants with blue green leaves and mounds of bright orange blooms.They thrive in warm, dry conditions and are amazingly frost hardy. Sow seed in early Spring directly to theyour planting location asseedlings dislike being disturbed. Great for a wild flower garden as it self sows.Dead heading prolongs the bloom period. Location: Full Sun. 75 seeds. $2.99 #: 69. Type: A. African Blue Eye Daisy. Latin: Dimorphotheca pluvialis. Variety: Blue Eyes. Blooms: June to September. Instruction: Direct sow 2 to 3 mm deep in April and May or start then indoors in late March or early April. African Daisy respond well to transplanting and fertilizing. Note that watering the young seedlings regularly is very important, as the young plants require plenty of water to become established. Germinationis 5 to 10 days. Temp 20C to 25C Height: 45cm to 60cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm.Long stemmed, large daisy like flowers with a UNIQUE vivid blue centre on sparse,blue green, slender foliage. African Blue Daisy appreciate part shade and evenmoisture. An easy to grow, eye-catcher when sown in mass plantings Location: FullSun or Part Shade. 75 seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 40
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 71. Type: A. Cleome. Latin: Cleome spinosa. Variety: White Tower. Blooms: July to September. Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination 10 to 20 days. Temp 20C to 25C Height: 125cm to 200cm. Spread: 55cm to 60cm. Large outstanding drought resistant plants. Look great mass in beds. Long lasting cut flower. Called spider flower for its long leg like decorative seedpods. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 115 seeds. $2.79 #: 82. Type: A. Love in a Mist. Latin: Nigella damascena. Variety: Pastel. Blooms: June to September. Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germinates 10 to 15 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 30cm to 60cm. Spread: 20cm to 30cm. Direct sow this attractive, easy to grow plant. Produces pale blue, white or lilac blooms on delicate green foliage. They are a great cut flower filler and seed pods from these plants are used in dried flower arrangements. If someflowers are left to seed, they will self sow making them a great wildflower. Easy tomaintain. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 75 seeds. $2.79 #: 84. Type: A. Cosmo. Latin: Cosmos bipinnatus. Variety: Seashell Series. Blooms: June to September.Instruction: Lightly cover. Germination 5 to 10 days. Temp 20C to 25C Height: 60cm to 120cm. Spread: 30cm to 45cm. This fabulous flower is an easy to grow mix of pink and white with its petals curled into a tube. Prefers poor soil conditions and shelter from strong winds. Cosmos are great for cut flowers for their uniqueflowers and airy foliage. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 50 seeds. $2.79 #: 95. Type: A. Painted Sage.Pink Purple & White Latin: Salvia Horminum. Variety: Childs Mix. Blooms: June to September. Instruction: Light cover. Germination 10 to 15 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 55cm to 60cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm. Intense pink, purple or white flower bracts make a striking uniform display of color in beds or borders. The foliage is scented and adds color to cut arrangements. Holds brilliant tones dried or pressed.Location: Full Sun. 100 seeds. $2.79 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 41
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 103. Type: A. Shoo Fly Plant. Latin: Nicandra Physaloides. Variety: Apple of Peru. Blooms: June to September Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 14 to 20 days. Temp 18C to 23C Height: 90cm to 100cm. Spread: 30cm to 50cm. Beautiful blue to purple flowers on a rapidly growing plants, Seed pods are used dried in arrangements. Though there is no detectable odour, flies are said to flee this plant. We believe because the pods when dry resemble a smallhornets nest. TRULY WORKS!. Location: Full Sun. 65 seeds. $3.49 #: 106. Type: A. Strawflower. Latin: Helichrysum bracteatum. Variety: Jeweled Wonder Mix. Blooms: June to September Instruction: Surface Sow. Germination 10 to 20 days. Temp 25C to 30C Height: 60cm to 90cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm.Picture shown is of the dried flower heads. Color of non dries flowers is much more vibrant. Very easy to grow bright, straw like textured flowers on long sturdy stems,Colors range from red,orange, yellow and white.Truly amazing staying power as acut or dried flower. Used extensively in decorating and crafts.To dry strawflower,cut flowers before it’s head is fully open and hang upside down in a cool dark airyroom.Surface sow in early Spring as seed requires light to germinate. Location: FullSun. 100 seeds. $2.99 #: 111. Type: A. Zinnia. Latin: Zinnia elegans. Variety: Neon Lights. Blooms: June to August. Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination 5 to 10 days. Temp 20C to 25C Height: 50cm to 60cm. Spread: 30cm to 35cm.A tough plant but easy to grow. Producing a very bright colorful mix of flowers perfect for cutting. Adds that extra something to your cutflower arrangements. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 50 seeds. $2.79 #: 113. Type: A. Poppy Purple. Latin: Papaver. Variety: Open pollenation. Blooms: June to August,Instruction: Surface sow in early Spring. Temp 16C to 24C Height: 60cm to 90cm. Spread: 35cm to 50cm. This popular poppy is sure to catch the eye of passers by. Flowers are dark purple in bud and slowly fade away to a light purple, leaving a decorative seed pod that can be used in dried floral arrangements. The Poppy is known for it’sdeer resistance and self sowing capability, making it a great selection for wildflowergardens in rural areas. Stunning in any garden setting. Location: Full Sun. 100seeds. $2.49 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 42
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 115. Type: A. Sunflower. Latin: Helianthus annum. Variety: Superflora. Blooms: June to September. Instruction: Sow 3 cm deep. Germination is 8 to 15 days. Temp 18C to 28C Height: 120cm to 210cm. Spread: 35cm to 50cm. Easy to grow. A delight for children and good for the garden as it attracts beneficial wildlife. Produces a flower stem at every node making it perfect for plentiful cut flowersand producing high oil content birdseed. Very sturdy in poor soil. Location: FullSun. 25 seeds. $2.99 #: 182. Type: A. Sunflower. Latin: Helianthus annuus. Variety: Russian Mammoth. Blooms: July to September Instruction: Sow 3 cm deep. Germination is 8 to 15 days. Temp 13C to 28C Height: 180cm to 300cm. Spread: 30cm to 60cm. Astoundingly large seed heads characterize this variety. Truly mammoth flower heads that produce a wealth of seed. Use as a natural bird feeder or harvest the seedsyourself for roasting. Stake plants in windy locations as they are top heavy once inflower. Enjoys full sun and ample water for an abundant crop. Location: Full Sun.40 seeds. $2.99 #: 114 Type: A. Sunflower Latin Name: Variety: Autumn Beauty Temperature: 18C - 28C Blooms: June to September Height: 100cm - 200cm 39" - 79" Spread: 35cm - 50cm. Notes: A beautiful addition to your garden. Its vibrant red and yellow flowers are easy to grow. Produces a flower stem at every node making it perfect for plentiful cut- flowers. Birds will flock to the flowers when the seeds are ripe providing a natural bird feeder. Very sturdy in poorsoil. The stalks and branches will serve as a place for the vines to cling to and createan attractive garden feature. Instructions: Sow 3 cm deep. Germination is 8 to 15days. Quantity: 25 Seeds Price: $2.99 Type: A #:Sunflower Latin Name: Helianthus annus Variety: Earthwalker. Temperature: 15C - 20C. Blooms: July to September. Height: 150cm - 170cm Spread: 9cm - 10cm A strong multi-branching type that provides loads of flowers for cutting. Flowers are 6 to 8 in. across in a range of yellows, orange and reds. Produces small black, high oil content seeds that birds love. Instructions: Sow 3 cm deep. 8to 15 days. Quantity: 25 Seeds Price: $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 43
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 294. Type: A. Sweet Peas. Latin: Lathurus odoratus. Variety: Mammoth Mix. Blooms: July to September Instruction: Plant 2 to 3 cm beneath soil 5 cm apart. Temp 15C to 17C Height: 120cm to 150cm. Spread: 5cm to 10cm.Huge blossoms with a unbelievably sweet fragrance. A vigourous climber and heat tolerant once established. The more you cut the more it produces. Location: Full Sun orPart Shade. 35 seeds. $2.99 #: 197. Type: A. Lavatera. Latin: Lavatera trimestris. Variety: Hot Pink. Blooms: June to September Instruction: Sow 1 to 2 mm deep. Germination 14 to 21 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 30cm to 50cm. Spread: 2cm to 30cm. Stunningly vibrant, hot pink, Hollyhock like edible bloomson 1 to 2 ft. plants. Useful in beds, against foundations and in patio containers.Provides continuous flowering until late summer in average well drained soil.Location: Full Sun. 30 seeds. $2.99 #: 204. Type: A. Acroclinium. Latin: Helipterum roseum. Variety: Double Mixed. Blooms: June to September Instruction: Surface sow outside in April or May and keep the soil moist. It can also be sown indoors in March and transplanted outside when soil temperatures are 16C - 24 C (61 F- 75 F). Seeds germinate in 7 to 21 days. Acroclinium looks best when used as a border plant and when sown orplanted in groups of 3, 5 or 7 seeds or plants.Temp 16C to 24C Height: 30cm to50cm. Spread: 5cm to 30cm.There has been claim that Acroclinum does not like to be transplanted but this isnot this growers experience. Starting it indoors in March and transplanting thisbeauty has actually yeilded larger healthier plants, with abundant long lastingflowersThese striking flowers are on stiff stems and have paper like petals that holdtheir bright colours for ages. This makes them superb for corsages and otherarrangements youd like to preserve. If growing to preserve or dry, it is best to pickwhen flowers are barely open. Avoiding hanging upside down to dry. Flowers willdry in the upright position easily and with more success. Grows well in any soil,producing as many flowers as you can pick, if you cut them often. Flowers are 1 inchacross, semi double in white, pink & rose shades. Location: Full Sun. 50 seeds.$2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 44
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 228. Type: A. Milk Thistle. Latin: Silybum marianum. Variety: Species. Blooms: July to September Instruction: Direct sow. 1 cm deep. Temp 20C to 25C Height: 90cm to 120cm. Spread: 30cm to 40cm.Long grown for its medicinal properties as a liver restorative, we grow it for its large showy, glossy green leaves with pronounced milky white veining. Milk Thistleproduces many striking purple flowers on tall stems. Grows well in poor, rocky anddry soils. Self sows and germination is erratic.Also an important habitat plant forMonarch butterflies. Location: Full Sun. 35 seeds. $2.79 #: 278. Type: A. Stock. Latin: Matthiola incana. Variety: . Blooms: July to September.Instruction: Surface sow for 5 to 10 days. Temp 18C to 20C Height: 40cm to 50cm. Spread: 25cm to 35cm. Highly scented ,vibrantly coloured flowers. Great for beds, borders and cut-flower arrangements. Also grown as an annual in cooler climates. Prefers cooler conditions so it performs well in morning sun and afternoon shade.Location: Full Sun or part shade. 75 seeds. $2.99 #: 291. Type: A. Snapdragon. Latin: Antirrhinum majus. Variety: Yellow. Blooms: June to September.Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 10 to 20 days. Temp 18C to 23C Height: 20cm to 30cm. Spread: 10cm to 12cm. Stunning yellow snapdragons are easy to grow, cold hardy, free flowering, sweetly scented and make an excellent cut-flower. The blooms are a special adaptation of nature that allows the bumble bee to be theonly pollinator strong enough to open them. Snapdragons are deer resistant and selfsow making them a perfect pick for wildflower gardens and rural areas. BloomsJune to heavy frost. Location: Full Sun. 100 seeds. $2.79 #: 295. Type: A. Incense Sweet Peas. Latin: Lathurus odoratus. Variety: Incence Mix. Blooms: July to September Instruction: Plant 2 cm deep at 5 cm apart in early Spring. Temp 15C to 17C Height: 120cm to 180cm. Spread: 5cm to 10cm. These sweet sweet Sweet Peas will bring you back to when you were a child and first noticed flowers could smell good. Produces spicy sweet blooms in a wide range of colors.Plant in early Spring and cut often to encourage blooms all summer long.Perfect forclimbing trellises and fences and wonderful for cut-flowers. Location: Full Sun orPart Shade. 30 seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 45
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 167. Type: A. For Get Me Not. Latin: Myosotis alpestris. Variety: Mouse Ear. Blooms: May to September Instruction: Sow 1 mm deep. Germination is 7 to 14 days. Temp 13C to 22C Height: 15cm to 20cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm.A reliable dwarf perennial plant with rich blue flowers from April to June. Does well in Full Sun and Shade. Not picky about soil but consistent moisture is preferable.Location: Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.49 #: 75. Type: A. Evening Scented Stock. Latin: Matthiola Bicornis. Variety: Evening Scented. Harvest: June to September Instruction: Do not cover. Germination 5 to 10 days Temp 18C to 22C Height: 4cm to 10cm. Spread: 25cm to 30cm. This plant enjoys Full Sun, attracts butterflies & is AMAZINGLY SWEET SCENTED! A small grouping ofplants will fill your senses with an intoxicatingly sweet aroma in early evening.Easily grown in a variety of conditions but does best in even moisture.These plantsproduce a profusion of lilac flowers. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 100 seeds.$2.79 #: 81. Type: A. Love in a Mist. Latin: Nigella damascena. Variety: Miss Jekyll Blue. Harvest: June to September Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germinates 10 to 15 days Temp 18C to 22C Height: 30cm to 60cm. Spread: 20cm to 30cm. Direct sow this attractive, easy to grow pale blue, white or lilac on delicate green foliage. They are a great cut flower filler and seed pods from these plants are used indried flower arrangements. If some flowers are left to seed, they will self sowmaking them a great wildflower. Easy to maintain Location: Full Sun or PartShade. 100 seeds. $2.79 #: 112. Type: A. Blackjack Viola. Dark Purple Latin: Viola cornuta. Variety: Blackjack. Harvest: June to September.Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 10 to 20 days. Temp 18C to 22C Height: 10cm to 15cm. Spread: 10cm to 15cm.Very easy to grow! These beauties are dwarf size plants with deep dark flowers.Great for beds,borders and planters. Viola is known for its self sowing capability in warmer climates Location: Part Shade.50 seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 46
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 230. Type: A. Red Poppy Pom Pom. Latin: Papaver. Variety: Pom Pom. Harvest: June to SeptemberInstruction: Surface sow in early Spring Temp 12C to 22C Height: 100cm to 150cm. Spread: 35cm to 50cm. Multi petaled, vibrant red flowers on easy to grow plants that do well in any soil producing flowers 12 weeks from Spring sowing. Large full peony like flowers. Seed heads great for dried arrangements or other crafts.Collected seeds can be used for topping homemade breads & muffins. Location: FullSun. 100 seeds. $2.49 #: 96. Type: A. Pink Pom Pom Poppy. Latin: Papaver. Variety: Pom Pom. Harvest: June to September.Instruction: Surface sow in early Spring Temp 12C to 22C Height: 100cm to 150cm. Spread: 35cm to 50cm. Multi petaled, soft pink flowers on easy to grow plants that do well in any soil. Produces flowers 12 weeks from Spring sowing. Large full peony like flowers. Seed heads great for dried arrangements or other crafts. Collected seedscan be used for topping homemade breads & muffins.Location: Full Sun. 100 seeds. $2.49 #: 59. Type: A. Calendula. Latin: Calendula officinalis. Variety: Pot Marigold. Harvest: June to September. Instruction: Producing brillant orange flowers that add colour to your garden and salads. Plant as a border in your garden to help repel harmful insects and attract early pollenators. Self sows, making it a great soil stabilizer on sloped or disturbed areas. Temp 18C to 23C Height: 40cm to 45cm. Spread: 30cm to 35cm.Veryeasy to grow in even poor soil. Extremely versatile. Also considered a herb. Theleaves and petals can be used in salad. This plant will also repel insects when plantedin borders of your garden Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 75 seeds. $2.99 #: 181. Type: A. Marigold. Latin: Tagetes petula. Variety: Red Stripe Mix. Harvest: June to September. Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination is 5 to 10 days.Temp 20C to 25C Height: 30cm to 40cm. Spread: 5cm to 6cm. Marigolds are a vesatile, easy to grow plant. These outstanding bug repelling, deer resistant plants produce masses of sunny yellow blooms with red stripes.Very striking, scented selection that is taller thanother marigolds, making it perfect for beds borders,container planting and cutflowers. Awesome companion plant for attracting beneficial insects and birds.Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 50 seeds. $2.79 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 47
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 87. Type: A. Marigold. Latin: Tagetes patula. Variety: African Marigold. Harvest: May to September Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination 5 to 10 days Temp 20C to 25C Height: 25cm to 30cm. Spread: 20cm to 25cm. African Marigold is deer resistant, drought tolerant and a great cut flower. Its easy care and easy to grow attributes are perfect for encouraging young gardeners. In45 days is produces large, full bodied flowers that help disguise other plants odorsmaking it a fantastic companion plant. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 75 seeds.$2.79 #: 58. Type: A. Bachelor Button. Latin: Centaurea cyanus. Variety: Cornflower. Harvest: June to September. Instruction: Direct sow and cover 1/4 in.Germination is 7 to 14 days Temp 15C to 22C Height: 50cm to 75cm. Spread: 30cm to 40cm. Bachelor buttons colorful drifted blossoms are great cut flowers. They are long lived and cold hardy and do well even in poor soil and dry areas. Great dried flower asthe color remains strong. Just remember to cut them before they are fully open foroptimal results Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 100 seeds. $2.49 #: 79. Type: A. Larkspur. Latin: Delphinium. Variety: Rocket Mix. Harvest: June to August.Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination 7 to 25 days Temp 15C to 24C Height: 100cm to 150cm. Spread: 30cm to 50cm.Very easy to grow these prolific plants that produce a gorgeous mixture of colored single and double blooms, that take on a florescent effect in low light conditions. Fantastic cut or dried flower source. Does well inrock gardens, beds and moisture retentive soil. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade.100 seeds. $2.79 #: 102. Type: A. Humming Bird Salvia. Latin: Salvia rutilans. Variety: Humming Bird. Harvest: June to September Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination 10 to 15 days Temp 20C to 25C Height: 60cm to 80cm. Spread: 30cm to 60cm. A must for hummingbird lovers. Striking red flowers against dark green foilage brings great contrast to anygarden. Scented Foliage!. Location: Full Sun or Part Shade. 45 seeds. $2.99 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 48
  • Brother Nature Organic Seeds #: 73. Type: A. Datura. Latin: Datura inoxia. Variety: Fleur De Lilac. Harvest: June to August Instruction: Sow 2 mm deep. Germination 30 days Temp 25C to 28C Height: 30cm to 40cm. Spread: 30cm to 50cm. Vividly coloured, trumpet shaped flowers are followed by spiky ornamental seedpods, which are long lasting andsuited for cut arrangements. Do not eat the seeds or any other part of this plant.May be poisonous. Not attractive to animals. Self sows Location: Full Sun or PartShade. 100 seeds. $2.99 #: 98. Type: A. Poker Statice. Latin: Limonium suworowii. Variety: Pink Flamingo. Harvest: July to September Instruction: Sow 1 to 2 cm deep. Germination 10 to 15 days Temp 18C to 22C Height: 50cm to 60cm. Spread: 30cm to 35cm. Russian Poker Statice is one of the easiest and best everlasting or dried flowers. It has a unique compact, multi-branched, pink flower spikes that will add grace and interest to any garden or floralarrangement. It is drought tolerant and withstands compact planting well, so massplantings are encouraged Location: Full Sun. 125 seeds. $2.49 1159 Wychbury Ave Victoria, BC V9A 5L1 49
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