Seeds By Design

Seeds By Design

 
4599 McDermott Rd., P.O. Box 602
Maxwell, CA 95955
Ph: 530-438-2126
Fax: 530-438-2171
www.seedsbydesign.com
 
 

Chioggia

This Italian heirloom beet variety, Chioggia, matures in 60 days. Alternating red and white concentric rings make it a real specialty item, with mild flavored greens that can be used raw or cooked.

 

Finger Fruit Purple

Finger Fruit Purple is a miniature, dark purple eggplant fruit with a green calyx. It is prized for its tender, non bitter flesh. These baby fruits are 5 to 6 inches long and cylindrical and are best when harvested young. Thirty-inch plants set large crops of lovely fruit.

 

Gardeners Choice

This delicious pink tomato with green shoulders sets on an indeterminate potato leaf vine. Maturing in 76 days, this sweet, succulent, deep oblate globe-shaped tomato offers outstanding flavor in its 10 to 12 ounce fruit. With multiple disease resistance, Gardeners Choice F1 is perfect for home and market gardeners looking for a flavorful addition to their garden.

 

Heirloom Blend

Heirloom Blend is an open heirloom pollinated blend full of wonderful flavored tomatoes. We have chosen these varieties from many taste tests. Our customers from all over the world have passed on their best of the best. So we have created this blend for home gardeners, market farmers, and chefs.

 

Hot Basket

Grown on compact, prolific upright plants with an abundance of 1-inch slightly flattened cherry shaped fruits, Hot Basket produces deep green to dark red, pungent fruit used mostly for pickling. This variety matures in 60 days.

 

Mini Belle Blend

Producing miniature red, yellow, and brown bell peppers, Mini Belle Blend sets many tiny fruit on 24-inch plants. These peppers, which are 1 inch in size, boast sweet, firm, and thick flesh.

 

Mini Greens

A colorful mixture of red and green lettuce varieties created these lovely mini greens. They are not considered a sprout and not baby leaf — but somewhere in between.

 

Pink Brandymaster

Pink Brandymaster matures in 80 days. This tomato is a hybrid of the standard in heirloom tomatoes, prized for its incredible flavor, medium to large size, 10-ounce pink fruits, and indeterminate plant with potato leaves. Originally an Amish heirloom, Pink Brandymaster matures late in northern areas.

 

Red Streaked

Red Streaked is the red sister to lime streaked mizuna. This very frilled mustard is just beautiful. It boasts a dark-red color at a very small stage. Add this for a burst of color to any salad blend. Mizuna Red Streaked is well suited for texture in a specialty braising mixture.

 

Leave a Reply

2 comments on “Seeds By Design

Featured Stories
Apples & PearsNew York Apple Growers Unveils New Organization Name
August 4, 2015
=New York Apple Growers (NYAG) has changed its name to Crunch Time Apple Growers.  The organization is comprised of 145 Read More
Apple Grower of the YearBill Dodd Is An Apple Grower For Our Future
August 3, 2015
The judging for the Apple Grower Of The Year award is an interesting process that takes us through new twists Read More
GenNext GrowersPotato Industry Leadership Institute Program To Be Held In February
August 3, 2015
The application and scholarship deadline is Oct. 15, 2015. Read More
Vegetables13 Of The Latest Pepper Varieties
August 3, 2015
This month’s variety specs feature focuses on pepper varieties. Features highlighted include great disease resistance packages, excellent yield potential, and more. Be Read More
Apple Grower of the YearBill Dodd, The 2015 Apple Grower Of The Year
August 3, 2015
  Informed of his selection as the 2015 Apple Grower Of The Year by American Fruit Grower® and Western Fruit Grower™ Read More
Farm ManagementLocally Grown The Lipman Way
August 3, 2015
With Lipman Local, the Florida operation has developed a mutually beneficial program that sources local produce around the country and helps smaller growers raise their game. Read More
Farm ManagementCorrect Misconceptions About Farming [Opinion]
August 3, 2015
Misinformation about agriculture abounds. We need to put a stop to it and set the record straight. Read More
UFR-2 Vernia citrus rootstock
Citrus Achievement AwardLessons Learned Via Citrus Variety Evaluation Never End
August 1, 2015
Orie Lee, the 2015 Citrus Achievement Award winner, discusses his decades-long involvement with Vernia. Read More
Florida Ag ExpoResearchers To Put 3 Major Crop Threats On Trial
August 1, 2015
Nematode, disease, and weed management on deck for the 10th annual Florida Ag Expo. Read More
woman smashing an alarm clock with a hammer
CitrusDon’t Become A Time Crunch Casualty
July 31, 2015
Finding the balance between work life and home life is easier said than done for GenNext Growers. Read More
The Latest
Apples & PearsNew York Apple Growers Unveils New Organization Name
August 4, 2015
=New York Apple Growers (NYAG) has changed its name to Crunch Time Apple Growers.  The organization is comprised of 145 Read More
Apple Grower of the YearBill Dodd Is An Apple Grower For Our Future
August 3, 2015
The judging for the Apple Grower Of The Year award is an interesting process that takes us through new twists Read More
GenNext GrowersPotato Industry Leadership Institute Program To Be Held…
August 3, 2015
The application and scholarship deadline is Oct. 15, 2015. Read More
Vegetables13 Of The Latest Pepper Varieties
August 3, 2015
This month’s variety specs feature focuses on pepper varieties. Features highlighted include great disease resistance packages, excellent yield potential, and more. Be Read More
Apple Grower of the YearBill Dodd, The 2015 Apple Grower Of The Year
August 3, 2015
  Informed of his selection as the 2015 Apple Grower Of The Year by American Fruit Grower® and Western Fruit Grower™ Read More
Farm ManagementLocally Grown The Lipman Way
August 3, 2015
With Lipman Local, the Florida operation has developed a mutually beneficial program that sources local produce around the country and helps smaller growers raise their game. Read More
Farm ManagementCorrect Misconceptions About Farming [Opinion]
August 3, 2015
Misinformation about agriculture abounds. We need to put a stop to it and set the record straight. Read More
UFR-2 Vernia citrus rootstock
Citrus Achievement AwardLessons Learned Via Citrus Variety Evaluation Never End
August 1, 2015
Orie Lee, the 2015 Citrus Achievement Award winner, discusses his decades-long involvement with Vernia. Read More
Florida Ag ExpoResearchers To Put 3 Major Crop Threats On Trial
August 1, 2015
Nematode, disease, and weed management on deck for the 10th annual Florida Ag Expo. Read More
woman smashing an alarm clock with a hammer
CitrusDon’t Become A Time Crunch Casualty
July 31, 2015
Finding the balance between work life and home life is easier said than done for GenNext Growers. Read More
PotatoesLate Blight Confirmed In Areas Of Idaho; Number Of Pota…
July 31, 2015
The number of potato psyllids decline while additional fields are noted as having late blight. Read More
Apples & PearsReTain Now Registered For Double Application
July 31, 2015
ReTain plant growth regulator (PGR) has been registered by EPA with a new label use that allows pome fruit growers Read More
Crop ProtectionLettuce Disease Gives E. Coli A Boost
July 31, 2015
E. coli prefer cut, injured, and young lettuce leaves. Read More
Farm ManagementAn Excellent Industry Education [Opinion]
July 31, 2015
The end of one era, and the ushering in of another. Read More
Stone FruitThe Strong Staying Power Of The Redhaven Name In Peache…
July 31, 2015
People tend to be nostalgic about peach varieties, but the switch of varieties grown by a region happens for a Read More
Crop ProtectionResources For Knowing Your Soil
July 30, 2015
Getting to know your soil and learning other environmental and natural resources data can be downloaded and is available for use with many computer software platforms for general resource analysis and farm management. Read More
money
CitrusBankrupt Florida Farm To Yield Plenty Of Land, Equipmen…
July 30, 2015
As many as seven different buyers could be part of this Chapter 11 proceeding. Read More
Sanjay Shukla
ProductionGeometrically Speaking, Thinking Smaller Might Produce …
July 30, 2015
University of Florida scientist develops compact planting bed formula that cuts water, fertilizer, and pesticide use in half. Read More