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Heirloom Vegetable Varieties

Monday December 2, 2013


OSC recognizes the importance of offering a complete line of heirloom vegetable seed. Every year interest in heirloom vegetables grows from both established gardeners and first time gardeners and this trend shows no indication of slowing down!

 

All of these varieties listed below have been around since at least 1950 and some have been listed in our seed catalogue since our 1912 edition!

 

Click on the name of each variety to learn all about it.

 

   

#1100 Mary Washington Asparagus

#1105 Globe Artichoke

   
Slenderette

#1135 Pencil Pod Black Wax Yellow Bush Bean

#1140 Golden Wax Yellow Bush Bean

#1225 Scarlet Runner Green Pole Bean

 
#1200 Fordhook Lima Bean 

#1175 French Horticultural Bush Bean

#1180 Soldier Bush Baking Bean

 

 

#1120 Stringless Green-Pod Bush Bean

#1195 Broad Windsor Fava Bean

#1205 Henderson Bush Lima Bean

#1210 Kentucky Wonder Green Pole Bean

 



 
   

#1240 Albino White Beet

#1245 Bull's Blood Red Beet

   

 
#1250 Chioggia Beet 

#1255 Cylindra Red Long Beet

#1260 Detroit Dark Red Beet

 

 

#1270 Golden Beet

 

#1300 Long Island Improved Brussel Sprouts

 

 
#1280 Green Sprouting Broccoli 

#1315 Golden Acre Cabbage

#1305 Copenhagen Market Cabbage

 

 

#1295 Rapini or Spring Raab

 

#1320 Early Jersey Wakefield

#1325 Late Flat Dutch Cabbage

#1330 Mammoth Red Rock

#1335 Savoy Chieftain Cabbage

#1340 Michihli Chinese Cabbage

 

   
#1365 Danvers Half-Long Carrot  

#1445 Super Snowball 'Self Blanching' Cauliflower

 

 

#1360 Chantenay Red Carrot

#1375 Nantes Coreless Carrot

 

#1395 Delicious '51' Cantaloupe

 

#1495 Witloof Chicory Belgian Endive

#1690 Broad Leaved Batavian Endive

 

   
#1500 Extra Curled Peppercress   

#1460 Giant Prague Celeriac

 

 

#1505 Watercress

 

#1510 Golden Bantam Corn

 

 

'Mathilde' Pickling Cucumber

#1660 Lemon Cucumber

 

#1675 Black Beauty Eggplant

 

#1640 Straight Eight Cucumber

#1605 Chicago Pickling Cucumber

 

 
#1703 Red Russian Kale   

#1705 Purple Vienna Kohlrabi

#1710 White Vienna Kohlrabi

 

#1700 Dwarf Curled Scotch Kale

 

   

#1785 Large Musselburg Leek

 

#1880 Hollow Crown Improved Parsnip

 

 

#1720 Grand Rapids Lettuce

#1775 Iceberg Crisphead Lettuce

#1745 Bibb Butterhead Lettuce

 

#1770 Paris White Cos Lettuce

 

     
#1935 Long Red Cayenne Hot Pepper 

 

 

 

 

#1800 Southern Giant Curled Mustard

#1825 Red Globe Onion

#1830 Southport White Globe Bunching Onion

 

#1870 Hamburg Root Parsley

#1875 Italian Plain Leaved Parsley

 

 

     
#1965 Alderman or Tall telephone Pole Pea 

 

 

 

 

#1960 Alaska Bush Pea

#1970 Green Arrow Bush Pea

#1975 Homesteader or Lincoln Bush Pea

#1985 Little Marvel Bush Pea

#1995 Thomas Laxton Semi Bush Pea

#2005 Dwarf Grey Sugar Pea

 

   
#2050 Connecticut Field Pumpkin 

#2070 Small Suger or Pie Pumpkin

 

 

 

#2020 Fairytale Pumpkin

 


 
#2140 Round Black Spanish Winter Radish 

#2090 Early Scarlet Globe Summer Radish

#2095 French Breakfast Summer Radish

 

 

#2120 White Icicle Long Summer Radish

#2130 China White Long Winter Radish

 

   
#2160 Purple Top White Globe Summer Turnip 

 

#2175 Fordhook Giant Swiss Chard

 

   
#2265 Green Hubbard Winter Squash 

#2296 Long Island Cheese Winter Squash

 

 

                            

#2205 Early White Scallop Squash

#2240 Vegetable Marrow Squash

#2270 Marina de Chioggia Winter Squash

#2290 Table Queen Winter Squash

#2255 Burgess Buttercup Winter Squash

#2285 Delicata Squash

 

#2165 Mammoth Sandwich Island Salsify

#2185 Long Standing Bloomsdale Spinach 

#2190 New Zealand Spinach

 

 

#2385 Brandywine Bush Tomato

#2340 Golden Queen or Jubilee Yellow Bush Tomato

#2370 Aunt Ruby's German Green Bush Tomato

#2375 Banana Leggs Bush Tomato

#2380 Black Cherry Bush Tomato 

#2390 Cherokee Purple Bush Tomato

#2400 Old German Bush Tomato

 

 

#2330 Beefsteak Bush Tomato

#2355 Tiny Tim Cherry Tomato

#2405 Toma Verde Tomatillos

#2395 Ground Cherry

 


 

And don't forget about these heirloom herbs...many are really old - some are absolutely ancient!

 

#3000 Anise

#3305 Lemon Balm

#3010 Borage

#3015 Caraway

#3020 Catnip

#3025 Chamomile

#3030 Chervil

#3035 Chives

#3040 Garlic Chives

#3045 Coriander

#3050 Dill

#3060 Lavender

#3065 Lovage

#3070 Okra

#3075 Greek Oregano

#3090 Rosemary

#3095 Sage

#3100 Garden Sorrel

#3105 Summer Savory

#3145 Sweet Marjoram

#3150 Sweet Woodruff

#3155 Thyme

#3125 Genovese Basil

 

 


Posted by:
Randy McNamee at 9:28 AM

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