Heirloom Legends

These heirloom legends are the best of the best. If you're just starting to discover heirloom seeds, you can't go wrong with these varieties.

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BEAN 'DRAGON'S TONGUE'
BEAN 'DRAGON'S TONGUE'
SEEDS: S010
Extremely beautiful bush bean with wide succulent pods of pale lemon streaked with purple. Delicious as both a fresh or dried bean. Harvest in 9 weeks. Yields over 250 grams per plant.
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BEAN 'GIANT OF STUTTGART' ORGANIC
BEAN 'GIANT OF STUTTGART' ORGANIC
SEEDS: S016
This giant climbing bean from the continent produces a bumper harvest that just keeps on coming. The stringless beans are long, straight and lose none of their fleshy tenderness as they continue to grow ... and grow, ...
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BEAN 'LAZY HOUSEWIFE' ORGANIC
BEAN 'LAZY HOUSEWIFE' ORGANIC
SEEDS: S019
Our oldest climbing bean dating back to 1802. Described in Burpee's 1888 Farm Annual as being "broad thick and very fleshy and entirely stringless...and being peculiarly luscious... it derived its name which ...
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BEAN 'SCARLET RUNNER'
BEAN 'SCARLET RUNNER'
SEEDS: S024
Brilliant scarlet orange flowers. First described in 1750. Tasty pods can be used sliced or enjoyed steamed and the wine pink seed can be used as a dried winter bean. Runner beans also make an excellent cover crop if left ...
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BEETROOT 'BURPEE'S GOLDEN' ORGANIC
BEETROOT 'BURPEE'S GOLDEN' ORGANIC
SEEDS: S039
Dating from before 1828, this orange skinned beet transforms with clear yellow flesh when cooked and it is the best baby beet around - declious also when roasted. Exceptionally sweet roots and ...
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BEETROOT 'CHIOGGIA'
BEETROOT 'CHIOGGIA'
SEEDS: S033
Concentrically eccentric, this was traditionally grown just outside of Venice where it has been part of the cusine since 1538. 60 gram roots at 8 week harvest.
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BEETROOT HEIRLOOM MIX
BEETROOT HEIRLOOM MIX
SEEDS: S035
Green, yellow and red ribbed leaves make a colourful addition to salads, while their roots provide a unique sweet taste. Includes Chioggia, Globe, Golden and White Blankoma.
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BROCCOLI 'ROMANESCO' ORGANIC
BROCCOLI 'ROMANESCO' ORGANIC
SEEDS: S051
A true geometric wonder of the heirloom world. These beautiful lime-green broccoli heads have a delicate flavour and feature a unique spiralling pattern. Ready to harvest 10-14 weeks from transplant. Heads grow up to ...
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CAPSICUM SEVEN COLOUR MIX
CAPSICUM SEVEN COLOUR MIX
SEEDS: S064
A rainbow collection of heirloom sweet capsicums including Sweet Chocolate, Purple Beauty, White Diamond, Yellow Marconi, Chinese Giant, Red Cubanelle and Orange Bell.
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CARROT HEIRLOOM MIX
CARROT HEIRLOOM MIX
SEEDS: S074
An exclusive Digger's mix exploding with colours from red to white and purple to yellow. Succulent and sweet, these carrots hold their colour when cooked, adding an exciting dimension to meals and salads.
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CARROT 'PURPLE DRAGON'
CARROT 'PURPLE DRAGON'
SEEDS: S073
First recorded in Spain around 1100 AD, the original Afghan three-coloured carrot was grown in the Middle East for many years before this, it is in- fact the antecedent of the more familiar orange carrot. The rich violet ...
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CARROT 'ST VALERY'
CARROT 'ST VALERY'
SEEDS: S077
A French heirloom held in high esteem by 19th century French market gardeners. Its broad neck and long tapering orange-red roots will make it a favourite in your kitchen too. Reliable and productive, worthy of a ...
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CARROT 'WESTERN RED'
CARROT 'WESTERN RED'
SEEDS: S078
We are thrilled to be able to offer you seeds from the original strain of this reliable true blue Aussie carrot. The most popular variety for Australian market gardeners for decades due to its high yield and long ...
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COMPLETE SUMMER VEGE GARDEN COLLECTION
COMPLETE SUMMER VEGE GARDEN COLLECTION
PLANTS: PCOSVP
Grow your own summer vegie garden with this instant collection of our top tasting heirloom vegetables! The pack comes with out three best tasting tomatoes (Tommy Toe, Pink Bumblebee and Crazy Barry), plus three ...
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CORN 'GOLDEN BANTAM' ORGANIC
CORN 'GOLDEN BANTAM' ORGANIC
SEEDS: S113
This is the 'corniest' of sweet corn with true flavour. Rich yellow cobs on 1.5m stalks. Heirloom favourite since 1902. Non-hybrid.
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CORN 'PAINTED MOUNTAIN' ORGANIC
CORN 'PAINTED MOUNTAIN' ORGANIC
SEEDS: S119
Saved from extinction by Montana farmer, Dave Christensen, the original strains of this ancient corn were believed to be widely cultivated by native Indians and early American settlers. Painted Mountain is very cold ...
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CUCUMBER 'ARMENIAN'
CUCUMBER 'ARMENIAN'
SEEDS: S096
Pale burpless fruit with a refreshing flavour. Drier flesh stores up to one month. Kids boast its yard-long size but best picked when about 30cm in length. Approximately 7kg per plant. Sets fruit well in hot ...
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EGGPLANT HEIRLOOM MIX
EGGPLANT HEIRLOOM MIX
SEEDS: S116
A kaleidescope of eggplants never seen in supermarkets. Includes Rosa Bianca, Violetta di Firenze, Slim Jim and Listada di Gandia.
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EGGPLANT 'LISTADA DI GANDIA' ORGANIC
EGGPLANT 'LISTADA DI GANDIA' ORGANIC
SEEDS: S1171
This fine Italian heirloom is early to fruit, productive and exquisitely beautiful. The 15-20cm fruit are almost seedless with fine textured flesh. Yields 3.5kg per plant.
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HEIRLOOM LEGENDS COLLECTION
HEIRLOOM LEGENDS COLLECTION
SEEDS: S281
If you are just starting out with heirloooms, or just can't make up your mind, then let us do the choosing for you with this selection of our iconic heirlooms. Collection includes 1 packet each of: Lazy Housewife ...
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HEIRLOOM MELON COLLECTION
HEIRLOOM MELON COLLECTION
SEEDS: S408
Whet your appetite with our best selection of delicious heirloom melons. This collection includes the classic watermelons Moon & Stars and Cream of Saskatchewan, plus the juicy, fragrant rockmelons Ha-ogen, ...
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HEIRLOOM TOMATO SEED COLLECTION
HEIRLOOM TOMATO SEED COLLECTION
SEEDS: SHTC
We know our tomatoes! For over 30 years Diggers has been trialling and tasting tomatoes and we are collecting our favourite premier heirloom varieities together in a rainbow of colours. Collection seed packets of ...
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KALE 'TUSCAN CAVOLO NERO'
KALE 'TUSCAN CAVOLO NERO'
SEEDS: S121
The kale that launched this superfood! A culinary champion in the kitchen and lauded by seasonal chefs. Also known as Tuscan Black, it grows like a mini palm tree with elephant-grey ...
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LETTUCE HEIRLOOM MIX
LETTUCE HEIRLOOM MIX
SEEDS: S137
A splendid mix of some of our favourite heirloom lettuces that bring colour and flavour from the garden to the table. Includes Tennis Ball, Rouge d'Hiver, Freckles, Tango and Red Leprechaun.
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PUMPKIN 'IRONBARK' ORGANIC
PUMPKIN 'IRONBARK' ORGANIC
SEEDS: S184
An iconic Australian heirloom that is as thick skinned as any polititcian making it our best storing pumpkin. Dense bright orange flesh is sweet and delicious when baked- always popular in our in house taste tests. A proud Australian contibution to the diverse world of Heirlooms. Australian blue skinned pumpkins have a global reputation. LIMITED...
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FRANKS' PEA (c. 1853) ORGANIC
FRANKS' PEA (c. 1853) ORGANIC
SEEDS: S1691
An heirloom made available through Diggers member May Barnes, this is a delectable snap pea while young which matures to an equally delicious shelling pea. A vigorous plant with spectacular mauve flowers, it's beautiful and edible. Yields 250g per plant. CIRCA 1853. LIMITED STOCK!
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2 YEAR MEMBERSHIP AND FREE VEGIE SEEDS
2 YEAR MEMBERSHIP AND FREE VEGIE SEEDS
Membership: MNE2VS
Join The Diggers Club for 2 years for $79, just $39.50 per year and you'll receive a FREE Vegetable Seed Collection which includes 1 packet each of Spring Onion Red, Tomato Tigerella, Beetroot Chioggia and Silverbeet 5 Colour mix. The normal price for this collection is $23.75. You'll also receive our 'Welcome to the Club'gift of 2 more free pac...
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