Grow Your Own! Raíces Seedling Sale

Raíces EcoCulture Annual Seedling Sale

UPDATE – IMPORTANT CHANGE: Due to the forecast of rain and wind by noon with a chance of showers in the morning on Saturday, May 21, we will be cancelling the seedling sale for Saturday only.  Hope to see you all on Sunday, May 22 for the last day of our 2016 Seedling Sale Fundraiser!

From seed to sprout to seedling, the inside of the Raíces EcoCulture greenhouse is bursting with life and we are gearing up for our annual seedling sale fundraiser. This year, our seedling sale will take place at Ruthie’s Bagel Shop in Highland Park, thanks to an invitation from supporter and friend, Marc Laurano. Join us May 14, 15, and 22 to choose from over 70 varieties of organically grown vegetables, herbs and flowers for your garden!

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Full Variety and Price List for Seedling Sale (available May 14, 15, 21, & 22)

Our friend and supporter Hayley - a happy gardener with her Champion Collard harvest!

Our friend and supporter Hayley – a happy gardener with her Champion Collard harvest!

Over 70 varieties of plants will be available the days of the seedling sale. Here is a list of what you can expect to see. Plants are available first come, first serve, so try to come by early!

Vegetables ($1/each, 12/$10)

  • Decicco Broccoli
  • Champion Collard
  • Vates Collard
  • Lacinato/Dino Kale
  • Red Russian Kale
  • Vates Kale
  • Brunswick Cabbage
  • Copenhagen Cabbage
  • Perfection Savoy Cabbage
  • Red Express Cabbage
  • Purple Vienna Kohlrabi
  • White Vienna Kohlrabi
Orange Habanero Pepper

Pepper Seedling

Wide variety of tomatoes grown from donated and saved seed in the summer of 2014.

Tomato Harvest from Raíces grown plants

  • Chard – Pink Passion, Ruby Red, Rainbow Mix
  • Cucumber – Homemade Pickles
  • Cucumber – Green Finger
  • Cucumber – Lemon Cucumber
  • Cucumber – Marketmore 76
  • Cucumber – National Pickling Cucumber
  • Cucumber – Poona Kheera (Indian heritage variety)
  • Cucumber – Suyo Long
  • Eggplant – Black Beauty
  • Melon – Hale’s Best
  • Melon – Jenny Lind
  • Pepper – California Wonder (green/red bell)
  • Pepper – Jalapeño
  • Pepper – King of the North (green/red bell)
  • Pepper – Matchbox Hot
  • Tomato – Black Cherry
  • Tomato – Brandywine Red
  • Tomato – Cherokee Purple
  • Tomato – Gold Cherry
  • Tomato – Green Zebra
  • Tomato – Manyel
  • Tomato – Omar’s Big Lebanese
  • Tomato – Peacevine
  • Tomato – Ponderosa Golden
  • Tomato – Pruden’s Purple
  • Tomato – Rutgers
  • Tomato – Striped Cavem
  • Tomato – Sweetie Cherry Tomato
  • Tomato – Upstate Oxheart
  • Watermelon – Black Mountain
  • Watermelon – Sugar Baby
  • Yellow Squash – Straight and Crookneck varieties
  • Zucchini – Cocoazele
  • Zucchini – Romanesco

Strawberries ($2/each, 3/$5)

Zinnia

Zinnia in bloom

Flowers ($2/each, 3/$5)

  • Bachelor’s Buttons
  • Celosia Mix
  • Cosmos – Sensation Mix
  • English Single White Daisy (perennial)
  • Linaria Northern Lights
  • Love-in-a-Mist/Nigella
  • Marigold – French & African Medley
  • Marigold – Giant Day of the Dead Marigold
  • Painted Lady Sweet Pea
  • Snapdragon Mix
  • Spider Flower/Cleome
  • Zinnia Mix
Anise Hyssop in full bloom.

Anise Hyssop in full bloom.

Herbs ($3/each, 2/$5, 9/$20)

  • Anise Hyssop
  • Chives
  • Echinacea
  • Elecampane
  • German Thyme
  • Lemon Balm
  • Hyssop
  • Mint
  • Oregano
  • Rue
  • Sage
  • Summer Savory
  • Sweet Marjoram
Baby Basil

Baby Basil

Basil & Dill ($2/each)

  • Genovese Basil
  • Lemon Basil
  • Rosie (Purple) Basil
  • Sweet Thai Basil
  • Dill

 

Other Plants (limited availability)

  • Variegated Hostas ($5 each)
  • Bugle flower ground cover ($1/plug)
  • Sedum ground cover ($1/plug)


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