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Unique & Unusual Edibles

Have you ever wanted to grow mushrooms, or Incan tuber crops? You've come to the right place!

  • Goumi Sweet Scarlet
    $29.99

    Goumi Sweet Scarlet

    This Ukrainian variety was selected for fruit production by Kiev Botanic Garden. 2-3 foot size.  USDA Zone: 6-9 Grow Height: 7' Ripening Time: A...

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  • Crimson Cherry Rhubarb
    $11.99

    Crimson Cherry Rhubarb

    Rhubarb is easy to grow in most soils. Eat the stalks, not the leaves! Crimson Cherry is an extremely heavy and reliable producer. This is the red...

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  • Sweet Purple Asparagus (10 crowns)
    $14.99

    Sweet Purple Asparagus (10 crowns)

    For the asparagus connoisseur. The purple spears have a 20% higher sugar content. Sweet Purple is often eaten raw. Very tender when cooked, the s...

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  • Yacon
    $16.99

    Yacon

    USDA Zone: 5-9 Grow Height:  4' (Small) Sun: Full Sun Ripening Time: N/A Pollination: N/A Read our Tuber Growing Guide

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  • Sweet Bay
    $25.99

    Sweet Bay

    (Laurus nobilis) Also called Grecian or true Bay. When you make a pot of soup, why not reach out your window and pick a bay leaf from this beautif...

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  • Sichuan Pepper
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    $27.99

    Sichuan Pepper

    The highly fragrant seeds and leaves are used in Chinese cooking. This shrub grows to up 10' or larger and is hardy to minus 10 F. While production...

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  • Jersey Knight asparagus (10 crowns)
    $14.99

    Jersey Knight asparagus (10 crowns)

    A new very flavorful all male variety. Since it doesn't produce flowers or seeds, all the energy goes into making delicious, tender spears. This ...

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  • King Stropharia Garden Giant Spawn
    $33.99

    King Stropharia Garden Giant Spawn

    (Stropharia rugoso-annulata) Also know as the 'Garden Giant'. As the name implies this mushroom can get large (up to 5lbs), but these beautiful ...

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  • Horseradish
    $12.99

    Horseradish

    (Amoracia rusticana) Plant this vigorous root 3 inches deep in a rich soil with full sun, spacing two feet from other plants. Harvest roots after f...

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  • Lemon Grass
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    Lemon Grass

    (Cymbopogon citratus) An easily grown perennial herb, essential to Thai and Southeast Asian cuisine. It is also used to add lemon flavor to herbal...

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  • Russian Sochi Tea
    $25.99

    Russian Sochi Tea

    Camellia Sinensis is a plant native to China and Southeast Asia, is globally a very important plant for humans. The black and green teas made from...

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  • Toyo Nishiki Flowering Quince
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    $19.99

    Toyo Nishiki Flowering Quince

    Grow this beautiful Japanese quince both for the lovely early spring flowers of white, pink and red (often all on the same branch) and for the del...

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  • Chilean Guava
    $24.99

    Chilean Guava

    The attractive Chilean Guava (Myrus ugni molinae) bears red, one inch oval fruit with a tart flavor and aroma reminiscent of strawberries. This se...

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  • Misuma Wasabi
    $19.99

    Misuma Wasabi

    Misuma Wasabi (Wasabia japonica) is native to Japan and is grown for its unique, enlarged stem or rhizome. Wasabi prefers shade and cool temperatur...

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  • Caper
    $26.99

    Caper

    (Capparis spinosa var. inermis) This shrub with arching stems grows to three feet tall. It produces an abundance of small flower buds on first year...

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  • Jersey Knight asparagus (25 crowns)
    $28.99

    Jersey Knight asparagus (25 crowns)

    A new very flavorful all male variety. Since it doesn't produce flowers or seeds, all the energy goes into making delicious, tender spears. This ...

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  • Raintree Select Goumi
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    Raintree Select Goumi

    This seedling stood out at Raintree for its uniquely heavy production. A good pollenizer for Sweet Scarlet. 1 gallon size. USDA Zone: 6-9 Grow He...

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  • Ivan Beauty  Mountain Ash
    $32.99

    Ivan Beauty Mountain Ash

    An import from the Ukraine bred by famed Russian plant breeder Ivan Michurin. The attractive upright tree grows to 10-15' tall and has large, gloss...

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  • Mioga Hardy Ginger
    $19.99

    Mioga Hardy Ginger

    (Zingiber mioga) A hardy ginger that grows to 4 feet tall. The new shoots are blanched and eaten and the young leaves are edible. The white flower ...

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  • Ivan's Belle Mountain Ash
    $32.99

    Ivan's Belle Mountain Ash

    (Sorbus aucuparia x Craetagus) An attractive tree from the Ukraine, this unusual selection was bred by famed Russian plant breeder Ivan Michurin. ...

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  • Shiitake Mushroom (100 dowels)
    $20.99

    Shiitake Mushroom (100 dowels)

    3 or more packages of 100; $15.00 Each (Lentinus edodes) Shiitake mushrooms are delicious with a rich flavor and firm texture. They are also...

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  • Oca Tubers
    $16.99

    Oca Tubers

    Oca (Oxalis tuberosa) is another tasty tuber from the Andies! One of the lost crops of the Inca's, Oca is the second most popular tuber in Peru af...

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  • Sweet Purple Asparagus (25 crowns)
    $28.99

    Sweet Purple Asparagus (25 crowns)

    For the asparagus connoisseur. The purple spears have a 20% higher sugar content. Sweet Purple is often eaten raw. Very tender when cooked, the s...

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  • Mashua Tubers
    $16.99

    Mashua Tubers

    Mashua (Tropaeolum tuberosum) is an Andean tubers. A relative of the garden nasturtium, Mashua is one of the highest yielding, and easiest to grow...

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  • Tea Breeze
    $25.99

    Tea Breeze

    Camellia Sinensis is a plant native to China and Southeast Asia, is globally a very important plant for humans. The black and green teas made from...

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  • Mammoth Pineapple Guava
    $32.99

    Mammoth Pineapple Guava

    As its name implies, Mammoth Pineapple Guava is a very large fruit, in fact it is the largest of all guava varieties. Sweet and flavorful, Mammoth ...

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  • Fragrant Spring Tree
    $39.99

    Fragrant Spring Tree

    (Toona or Cedrela sinensis) This remarkable tree from China would grow to 30' or more with attractive compound leaves. However, keep it cut back a...

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  • Red Star Cornus Mas
    $32.99

    Red Star Cornus Mas

    A very heavy producer of pungent, delicious, glossy dark red, oval fruit 1 1/4 inches long. Makes great preserves. An outstanding edible ornamental...

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  • Blushing Maiden Tea
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    Blushing Maiden Tea

    Camellia Sinensis is a plant native to China and Southeast Asia, is globally a very important plant for humans. The black and green teas made from...

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  • Contorted Flowering Quince
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    Contorted Flowering Quince

    Gorgeous pink flowers cover this unusually contorted 2-3' tall shrub in the very early spring. Cut branches can be brought indoors in January to b...

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  • Chicken of the Woods Mushroom Dowels (100)
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    Chicken of the Woods Mushroom Dowels (100)

    (Laetiporus sulphureus) Easy to recognize, the combination of bright orange and sulfur yellow make it a real show stopper. As tasty as it is colo...

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  • Shipova European Pear
    $34.50

    Shipova European Pear

    A unique Pear and Mountain Ash cross from Yugoslavia, Shipova will grow to be a 15-20' tree and produces a nice crop of medium sized yellow, round...

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  • Arp Rosemary
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    Arp Rosemary

    Hardy and easy to grow, this beautiful plants grows to 2-3' tall. It has grey-green foliage and pale blue flowers with a strong Rosemary fragrance ...

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  • Dr. Yao Cinnamon Vine
    $19.99

    Dr. Yao Cinnamon Vine

    (Dioscorea batatas) Cinnamon scented flowers and heart shaped leaves adorn this vigorous deciduous vine. In the mountains of northern China it pro...

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  • Oyster Mushroom Dowels (100)
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    Oyster Mushroom Dowels (100)

    (Pleurotus ostreatus) Among the easiest of mushrooms to grow and an excellent introduction to home mushroom cultivation.The mushrooms are usually...

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  • Lemon Guava
    $19.99

    Lemon Guava

    Lemon Guava, (Pisidium littorale) can be grown as a potted indoor shrub with tasty 1-2 inch round yellow fruit! It grows outdoors in USDA Zones 10 ...

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  • Babaco Papaya
    $34.99

    Babaco Papaya

    An ideal edible and ornamental houseplant, hardy to 28° F. It has a beautiful trunk and tropical leaves and is easily grown in a 15 gallon contain...

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  • Old Homestead Flowering Quince
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    $19.99

    Old Homestead Flowering Quince

    (Chaenomeles japonica speciosa) These 6' tall shrubs are loaded with beautiful pink flowers and they also produce small yellow fruit, used to make...

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  • Tuscan Blue Rosemary 4 Inch Pot
    $8.99

    Tuscan Blue Rosemary 4 Inch Pot

    Wonderful for cooking, plants of this variety are particularly beautiful all year in the landscape. Plants grow to 4 foot tall and overwinter well ...

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  • Almond Portobello Garden Spawn
    $33.99
  • Yellow Fruited Cornus Mas
    $32.99

    Yellow Fruited Cornus Mas

    This beautiful edible ornamental produces beautiful yellow flowers each spring and is loaded with unique yellow fruit 1 inch long each fall. Use an...

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    $32.99
  • Oyster Mushroom Kit
    $27.99

    Oyster Mushroom Kit

    Now you enjoy this gourmet wild mushroom in any season. Place the kit anywhere where the temperature is above 60 degrees and within a couple wee...

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    $27.99
  • Lion's Mane Mushroom 100 dowels
    $20.99

    Lion's Mane Mushroom 100 dowels

    (Hericium erinaceus) A beautiful, large, and showy mushroom. This tasty treat is found in the late summer and fall on hardwood stumps and logs th...

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  • Maitake Mushroom Dowels (100)
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    Maitake Mushroom Dowels (100)

    (Grifola frondosa) Maitake, also known as "Hen of the Woods" is a native of Eastern North America. It is prized by mushroom hunters for it's deli...

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  • Bay Laurel
    $25.99

    Bay Laurel

      USDA Zone: 7-11 Grow Height:  8+' (Large) Sun: Full Sun Ripening Time: N/A Pollination: N/A

    $25.99
  • Stevia Plant
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    $11.99

    Stevia Plant

    (Stevia rebaudiana) This remarkable perennial herb contains a powerfully sweet, calorie free, sugar substitute called steviaside that is many ti...

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  • Crimson and Gold Flowering Quince
    $19.99

    Crimson and Gold Flowering Quince

    (Chaenomeles x superba) Cut the flowering stems of this dynamite quince, loaded with masses of crimson flowers with gold centers to make gorgeous b...

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  • P. nuda Bamboo-Gal Pot
    $28.99

    P. nuda Bamboo-Gal Pot

    Hardy to -20 degrees F. This is perhaps the hardiest of the Phyllostachys genus. It has dark green culms with a bright white ring at the node. The ...

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