Vegetable Starter Plants

Below are the varieties we will be offering beginning April 27, 2019 as starter plants.

  • All
  • Beans and Peas
  • Crucifers
  • Cucumbers
  • Eggplant
  • Herbs
  • Leafy Vegetables
  • Melons
  • Peppers
  • Squash
  • Tomatoes
Acorn Squash**

American Eggplant

Traditional, “American” style eggplant.

Banana Pepper

Sweet banana pepper.

Basil

Bhut Jolokia Pepper*

Ghost pepper. 1,041,427 scoville.

Black Beauty Tomato*

85 days. Blue-black skin with deep red flesh. Heirloom.

Black Brandywine Tomato*

80 days. Heirloom.

Black Krim Tomato**

80 days. Russian heirloom with a bold, smoky flavor. 

Brad’s Atomic Grape Tomato*

75 days. Elongated large cherry tomato. Technicolor olive-green, red, and brown/blue stripes. Heirloom.

Brandywine Tomato**

78 days. Heirloom.

Broccoli

Brussels Sprouts***

Bush Bean***

Butterhead Lettuce**

Butternut Squash**

Cantalopue***

5-7 lbs.

Carolina Reaper Pepper*

2,200,000 scoville.

Cauliflower***

Celery***

Cherokee Purple Tomato

72 days. Famously rich flavor and texture make this a colorful favorite among heirloom enthusiasts. Heirloom.

Chives*

Cilantro**

Cream Sausage Tomato*

70 days. Elongated paste tomato, creamy white to pale yellow. Sweet flavor. Heirloom.

Delicata Squash

Dill**

Early Girl Tomato

59 days. Bright red and meaty tomato with a lot of flavor and aroma. Bears heavy crops extremely early and continues longer than most tomatoes.

German Pink Tomato*

85-90 days. This large pink, nearly seedless tomato is extremely versatile, excellent for canning and freezing but also for slicing and juicing. Heirloom.

Goldi Tomato

63 days. Yellow cherry tomato.

Green Bell Pepper

Green Cabbage

Green Copia Tomato*

80 days. Medium beefsteak. Striped bands of apple-green and pale pink. Heirloom.

Green Kale

Green Leaf Lettuce

Green Romaine Lettuce

Green Summer Squash***

Green zucchini.

Green Zebra Tomato**

72 days. Green-striped, tangy salad tomato. Heirloom.

Habanero Pepper**

150,000-325,000 scoville.

Honeydew

Hot Cherry Pepper***

Hungarian Hot Wax Pepper**

58 days. 5,000-10,000 scoville.

Iceburg Lettuce

Jalapeño Pepper

Kohlrabi

Lacinto Kale

Lemon Balm**

Lemon Cucumber**

Mint**

Mortgage Lifter Tomato*

85 days. Large, smooth, 1-lb pink tomatoes with a delicious, rich, sweet taste. Heirloom.

Orange Bell Pepper**

Oregano*

Parsley**

Pickling Cucumber

Dark green, blocky, 4-5″ pickling cucumber.

Pineapple Tomato*

85 days. Very large, up to 2 lbs. Yellow fruit with red marbling through the flesh. Very sweet and fruity. Heirloom.

Pink Oxheart Tomato*

85 days. Large, oval, pointed fruit, sweet flavor. Heirloom.

Pink Tiger Tomato*

70 days. Striped fire-engine red and gold. Elongated, 2-inch fruits (cherry-roma). Heirloom.

Purple Basil**

Red Bell Pepper

Red Cabbage

Red Flame Pepper**

Cayanne. 30,000-50,000 scoville.

Red Kale***

Red Leaf Lettuce

Red Romaine Lettuce***

Rosemary**

Sage**

Sakura Tomato**

55 days. Red cherry tomato.

San Marzano Tomato**

78 days. Considered one of the best paste tomatoes of all time, with old-world look and taste. Heirloom.

Savoy Cabbage

Shelling Pea

Sicilian Eggplant

Tender, round Italian type.

Slicing Cucumber***

Smooth, dark green slicing cucumber. 8″ long by 2″ diameter.

Slim Purple Eggplant***

Purple, Asian-style eggplant.

Smarty Tomato

69 days. Red grape tomato.

Solid Gold Tomato

65 days. Gold grape tomato.

Spaghetti Squash**

Speckled Roman Tomato**

80 days. Striking red sauce tomato with yellow streaks. Meaty red flesh with little juice is good for fresh eating and cooks quickly into sauce. Excellent flavor. Heirloom.

Spinach

Stuffing Pepper

Sweet Hungarian stuffing pepper.

Sugar Rush Peach Hot Pepper*

Peruvian Aji. Super sweet, tropical flavor. 12,000-30,000 scoville. 

Sugar Snap Pea***

Sun Gold Tomato**

57 days. Exceptionally sweet, bright tangerine-orange cherry tomatoes. Intense fruity flavor. 

Sunburst Squash***

Yellow scalloped/patty squash.

Tabasco Pepper*

30,000-50,000 scoville.

Tarragon*

Thyme**

Valencia Tomato**

76 days. Sunny orange fruits with full tomato flavor. Meaty interior with few seeds. Heirloom.

Watermelon

Seedless watermelon. 14-16 lbs.

White Eggplant

Large, white eggplant.

White Tomesol Tomato*

80 days. Sweet and rich cream colored tomato. Heirloom.

Yellow Bell Pepper

Yellow Brandywine Tomato*

90 days. Heirloom.

Yellow Bush Bean**

Yellow Pear Tomato**

70 days. Distinctive petite, lemon yellow, pear-shaped salad tomato. Mild flavor. Heirloom.

Yellow Summer Squash

Golden zucchini.

All of the varieties we offer are started with either certified organic or non-treated seed from the suppliers credited below.

* Photos courtesy of Baker Creek Heirloom Seeds
** Photos courtesy of Johnny’s Selected Seeds 
*** Photos courtesy of  Seedway