Seeds Available for Purchase at the Wylie House

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[Updated January 2016]

We are constantly working to improve and expand our Heirloom Gardens at the Wylie House.

We are pleased to offer the following varieties of seed for sale to the public. New varieties are marked with an asterisk. All of our seeds are grown without the aid of chemical fertilizers or pesticides and all have been germination tested. The seeds are $2.00 per packet if bought at the museum, $2.50 if ordered through the mail. Checks should be made out to Indiana University/Wylie House Museum. We have a limited quantity of some seeds.

Some varieties listed below are linked to images of the plant with a brief description. An asterisk (*) denotes a variety new to us this year.

 

FLOWERS

Amish Cockscomb

*Arikara Sunflower

Balsam

Blackberry Lily

Bread Seed Poppy

*Canary Bird Zinnia

Cleome

Crackerjack Marigold Mix

Cypress Vine

Diablo Cosmos

*Globe Amaranth Mix

Hopi Red Dye Amaranth

Hungarian Blue Bread Seed Poppy

Lady in Red Salvia

*Legion of Honor Marigold

Love-in-a-Mist

Love Lies Bleeding

Mixed Columbine

Money Plant

Mongolian Giant Sunflower

Purple Columbine

Purple-top Verbena

Redman Super Cactus Zinnia

*Red Torch Mexican Sunflower

Straw Foxglove

Sunflower Mix

Woodland Nicotiana

*Yellow Gem Calendula

*Yellow Pygmy Sunflower

 

HERBS

Anise Hyssop

Basil

Bronze Fennel

Chives

Cinnamon Basil

Clary Sage

Dill

Elecampane

Feverfew

Horehound

Marshmallow

Rue

Valerian

 

VEGETABLES

Arugula

Asparagus

Black Cherry Tomato

Black Pearl Pepper

*Boston Marrow Squash

Brandywine Tomato

Butternut Squash

Cayenne Pepper

Cherokee Trail of Tears Bean

Cherry Roma Tomato

Cincinnati Market Radish

*Danvers Carrot

*Dipper Gourd

Double Yield Cucumber

*Early Fortune Cucumber

Guernsey Half-long Parsnip

Grandpa Admire’s Lettuce

*Gulley’s Favorite Lettuce

*Henderson’s Pink Ponderosa Tomato

Hollow Crown Parsnip

*Jalapeno Pepper

Lazy Wife Bean

Leather Britches Bean

*Leutschauer Paprika Pepper

Long Island Cheese Pumpkin

Luffa Gourd

*May Queen Lettuce

Pennsylvania Dutch Crookneck Squash

*Plum Purple Radish

Ragged Jack Kale

Rugosa Butternut Squash

Salsify

*Sheepnose Pimento Pepper

*Sunset Runner Bean

Thelma Sanders Squash

Tres Fine Maraichere Endive

White Currant Tomato

Wisconsin Lakes Pepper

*Yellow Monster Pepper

Zucchino Striato d”Italia Squash

*Zucchino Rampicante Squash