Looking for seeds?

This is a list of vegetable and fruit seeds that were sold in recent years by Canadian seed companies.

Click on a section in the list below to see the varieties available, and the companies that sold them. Visit these companies, buy their seeds, and enjoy a beautiful, diverse garden this summer!

Thank you to the donors who helped make this list possible:

 

Friends:

Edible Antiques
Mumm's Sprouting Seeds

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Patrons:

Agrohaitai Ltd.
Greta's Organic Gardens
Harmonic Herbs
La Finquita Seeds
Mountain Grove Seed Company
Prairie Garden Seeds
Prairie Orchard Organics
Tourne-Sol Co-operative
Urban Harvest Organic Seeds

 

Please note: Seeds of Diversity has no store, and no mail order seed sales. We collect back-up seed samples for conservation of endangered varieties, and recruit volunteers to help grow fresh seeds. This list is here to help you find commercial sources, and to help us set our conservation priorities.

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Onion - Varieties Sold in Canada

Ailsa Craig
Alpine
Apache
Australian Brown
Barletta Pearl
Bennie's Red
Bernie's Red
Bianca Di Maggio
Borettana Red (type of Cipollini)
Borettana White (type of Cipollini)
Borettana Yellow (type of Cipollini)
Bunching (annual)
Cabernet
Calibra
Candy
Chesnok Red
Chives
Chives, Blue
Chives, Blue/Siberian
Chives, Chinese
Chives, Garlic
Chives, Garlic, Dah Ye
Chives, Garlic, Geisha
Chives, Garlic, Mauve
Chives, Garlic, Nira
Chives, Garlic, Shiva
Chives, Garlic, Tai Jiu
Chives, Grolau
Chives, Nelly
Chives, Nira
Chives, Polyvit
Chives, Profusion
Chives, Staro
Copra
Cortland
Crimson Forest Bunching
Crystal Wax
Cuisse de Poulet du Poitou
Dakota Tears
Deep Purple Bunching
Dutch Red Globe
Early Yellow Globe
Egyptian/Walking
Eiffel Scallion
Evergreen Bunching Onion, Siji
Evergreen White Bunching / Japanese Bunching Onion / Welsh Onion / Multiplier Onion / Scallion / He she Ko
Evergreen White Bunching/Japanese Bunching Onion/Welsh Onion/Multiplier Onion/Scallion/He She Ko/ Ippon Negi
Evergreen White Nebuka
Expression
Feast
Florence Red
Fortress
Franz Bunching
Frontier
Gabriella
Gallop
Genesis
Gladstone
Globo
Great Western
Greek Salad, Red
Green Banner
Green Parade
Guatemalan
Hendrix
Highlander
Home Run
Ishikura
Jaune Paille des Vertus
Kelsae Sweet Giant
Kincho Scallions
La Salle
Lilia
Long of Tropea
Long Red Florence
Long White Tokyo
Marenge
Mercury
Mighty Joe
Milestone
Montclair
Mountaineer
Multiplier Onion , Potato Onion
Nebuka Evergreen White
Nebula
New York Early
Newburg
Nodding
Noordhollandse Bloedrode
Norstar
North Holland Blood Red
Oloroso
Pacific 22
Parade
Paris Silverskin
Piata di Bergamo
Pocono
Prince
Ramrod
Ranier
Red Baron
Red Bassano
Red Beauty
Red Burgundy
Red Catawissa
Red Creole (Pearl)
Red Globe
Red Karmen
Red Label
Red Legion
Red Marble
Red Nugent
Red of Florence
Red Purple Bunching
Red Tropeana Lunga
Red Wethersfield
Red Wing
Red Zeppelin
Riverside Sweet Spanish
Roskoff
Rossa di Milano
Round of Tropea
Ruby Ring
Shallot
Shallot, Ambition
Shallot, Banana
Shallot, Camelot
Shallot, Conservor
Shallot, Dutch
Shallot, Ed's Red
Shallot, French
Shallot, French Grey
Shallot, French, Val-Au-Vents
Shallot, Frog's Leg
Shallot, Gourmet
Shallot, Sainte - Anne
Shallot, Yellow
Shallot, Zebrune
Shimonita
Sierra Blanca
Simiane (aka pink banana shallot)
Solstice
Southport Red Globe
Southport White Globe
Spanish, Yellow
Sperling Toga
Sturon
Stuttgarter
Summer Isle
Super Star
SV4643NT
Sweet Spanish Hybrid Early
Sweet Spanish Utah
Sweet White Wing
Talon
Tokyo Long White
Trailblazer
Trekker
Valencia
Vision
Walla Walla
White Gem
White Green Spanish
White Lisbon Bunching
White Pickling Crystal Wax
White Sweet Spanish
White Wing
Yellow Dutch
Yellow Globe Danvers
Yellow of Parma
Yellow Sweet Spanish Utah
Zoey