Vegetable Seeds and Plants

Vegetable Seeds and Plants

Shop and grow vegetable seeds and plants perfect for your home garden. Prize winning tomatoes, peppers, beans and heirloom vegetables from our online store. More »

Annual Flower Seeds & Plants

Annual Flower Seeds & Plants

Our annual flowers are available in both seeds and plants from the most trusted name in home gardening. Find your favorite flower seeds and plants. Shop from our most popular categories, or from over 70 classes. More »

Perennials Seeds and Plants

Perennials Seeds and Plants

Year after year, our perennial seeds and plants will fill your home garden beds and borders. Select from our full palette of colors, textures, forms and fragrances to create the perennial garden of your dreams - a sensory pleasure for years to come. More »

Herbs Seeds and Plants

Herbs Seeds and Plants

Get ready for the surprising taste difference when you use our flavorful, fresh herbs from your home garden. Everyday dishes take on richer flavor and aroma. Whether you grow herbs for cooking, healing, fragrance, crafts or garden display, they are one of the easiest plants to grow. More »

Fruit Seeds & Plants

Fruit Seeds & Plants

We make growing your own fresh fruits and berries as simple as it is rewarding. Our fruit plants are selected specially for home garden performance and yield. More »

Home Gardening Supplies and Gifts

Home Gardening Supplies and Gifts

To create the garden of your dreams, get some expert help. Our choice selection of garden-proven supplies will get your garden off to a great start, and keep it at peak performance. More »

Category Archives: Vegetables

Cucumber White Wonder

prod002007 Burpee introduced this now classic cucumber in 1893 after receiving it from a customer in western New York State. Pale ivory the 6 to 8″ long and 2 to 3″-wide fruits have an exceptionally crisp texture making for excellent fresh

Pepper Hot McMahon’s Bird Pepper

prod001945 A tangy hot pepper that’s rich in flavor and history. Producing tiny shiny round-red peppers this variety was introduced in 1813 by Bernard McMahon from seeds given to him by Thomas Jefferson who was as you may know an accomplished

Squash Winter Acorn Table Queen

prod000929 The flesh of this heirloom acorn is a sweet golden yellow that turns more orange in storage and the rind is dark green and ribbed. Fruits grow to 6″. GARDEN HINTS: Leave on vine until fully mature. Harvest before frost

Baby Corn Bonus

prod099641 Cook’s Garden Favorite. If you have never grown these sweet creamy little ears of corn — only 3 to 3 1/2 inches long 1/4- to 1/2-inch in diameter and less than an ounce at harvest – you are in for

Pepper Hot Poblano (Ancho)

prod000800 Called Ancho when dried Poblano when fresh. This is one of the most popular peppers grown in Mexico. Plants grow to 2 1/2 ft. tall. Fully ripened red fruits are much hotter and flavorful than the earlier picked green ones.

Tomato Mountain Magic Hybrid

prod001633 A true breakthrough when it comes to disease-resistance. This scrumptious campari tomato withstands the big three threats besetting tomatoes: late blight early blight and fruit cracking. Count on a crop of sweet great-tasting 2 oz. fruits on indeterminate plants.

Pepper Sweet Carnival Mix

prod000826 When you plant a packet some will turn out gold or orange and others will be red purple or ivory. Most start out green and are tasty as soon as they reach full size; a few weeks later their full

Garlic Siciliano

prod002932 Siciliano is an early harvesting very rich flavored and mildly pungent Artichoke softneck garlic. An excellent braider that is adaptable to a wide range of climates and is a good garlic for growing in warm winter areas. Harvest fall planted

Carrot Yaya Hybrid

prod099642 Cook’s Garden Favorite. Hybrid. From the Dutch breeders that developed ‘Napoli’ the famous ‘sugar carrot’ comes this latest treat that sets a new standard for flavor. The 6 inch roots are bright orange with a blunt tip retaining their extremely

Celery Tall Utah 52-70R Improved

prod000649 Fresh celery is much more aromatic and delicious than store bought. Tall Utah has dark green stalks and a very compact habit. Start seeds when weather has warmed so crop matures in fall. Mature celery lasts into winter with light

Flowering Kale Song Bird Pink

prod002430 Song Bird Pink has an excellent double crown and leaves from green white to pink. It’s ideal for use with dianthus and pansies for fall and winter gardens. Colors get even more intense in the cold winter months.

Brussels Sprouts Octia

prod003199 Octia has densely packed dark leaves and is easy to harvest prepare and enjoy. It’s one irresistible sprout: a mini cabbage with maximum flavor.

Spinach Giant 157 Hybrid

prod000895 Extra-large smooth and heavy leaves are easy to clean. Leaves are crisp when used fresh in salads and creamy-smooth when cooked. Very productive. Grows best in cool weather and full to part sun. Grow as a spring or fall crop.

Watermelon Moon And Stars Heirloom

prod000559 A spectacular watermelon with fine flavor introduced by the Henderson seed company in 1926. The skin is deep green speckled with hundreds of golden yellow stars and a few half-dollar sized moons. Even the foliage has yellow “stars”. The fruit

Cucumber Straight Eight

prod000699 This heirloom All-America Selections winner is a cuke for all seasons. Pick when 8″ long for top flavor. For perfect cukes grow them on a fence or our space-saving Trellis Netting. Sow seeds 6″ apart in rows or plant 5

Corn Ambrosia Hybrid

prod001817 Ambrosia isn’t just a name it’s the perfect description for this white and yellow checkered sugar-enhanced sweet corn. The 8″ long ears on 6 1/2′ tall plants are plump sweet and ready for summer picnics. SE.

Kale Scarlet

prod099475 Kale—long on flavor and high in nutrition—has been in big demand and short supply lately. Tasty gourmet red variety will keep you well supplied this summer. Kale leaves mingle nicely in salads stir-fries and soups. Best harvested when leaves are

Cabbage Earliana

prod000627 Earliana has small deep round green heads up to 4 1/2 to 5″ across with superb flavor and weigh in at 2 lb. or more. As its name implies Earliana matures early: ready in just 60 days after setting plants

Lettuce Salad Bowl (Leaf)

prod000753 Crisp and tender with a sweet flavor. Large deeply lobed green leaves. Slow to bolt non-heading. All-America Selections winner. Ready 45 days after sowing. GARDEN HINTS: Lettuce grows best in cool weather. Thinnings make delicious extra-early salads. Make successive plantings

Pumpkin Atlantic Giant

prod001981 Over the last 30 years this here gigantic pumpkin has earned miles of blue ribbons in growing contests. Proudly descended from several strains of prize-winning “Mammoth” pumpkins that go back centuries and were legends in their day. Given the right