Colour bars on the top of the packets indicate herbs, annual flowers, and perennial flowers. OSC vegetable packets have no colour band.
Packets are UV coated on the front picture to enhance the appeal of the picture. This is unique in the Canadian market.
Heirloom vegetables are identified with a green banner through the picture. All vegetables are labeled with the days to harvest on the back flap.
Concise sowing directions are printed on the back panel in English and French. UPC codes for OSC seed packets are printed according to the packet price point. Competitive retail prices are printed on the front corner of the seed envelopes.