Working Farms and Food

Planning your garden for 2014? The Southern Exposure Seed Exchange, located in Louisa, is once again donating 30% of the sales of certain seed packages to support PEC's Buy Fresh Buy Local program.

Start your garden off with two seed samplers that are rich in Virginia flavor and history -- either the Virginia Heritage Seed Collection or the Rainbow Starters Mix.

 

The Rainbow Starters Mix includes one packet each of the following:

  • Jewel Mix nasturtiums
  • Autumn Beauty sunflowers
  • Royalty Purple Pod bush beans
  • Lacinato Rainbow kale
  • Easter Egg radishes
  • Rainbow chard
  • Cosmic Purple carrots
  • Lemon cucumbers
  • Tromboncino summer squash
  • Wild Garden lettuce mix

Price: $20

Place your Rainbow Starters Mix order online, or call (540) 894-9480

 

The Virginia Heritage Seed Collection includes one packet each of the following:

  • Contender Bush Bean
  • Violet's Multicolored Butterbean
  • Whippoorwill Southern Pea
  • Georgia Green Collards
  • Lemon Cucumber
  • Deer Tongue Lettuce
  • Choppee Okra
  • Long Standing Bloomsdale Spinach
  • Yellow Crookneck Summer Squash
  • Old Virginia Tomato
  • Sugar Cherry Tomato
  • Yellow Moon and Stars Watermelon

Price: $25

Place your Heritage Seed Collection order online, or call (540) 894-9480