Based in the glorious mountains of Western North Carolina – home to a temperate rain forest and one of the most biologically diverse areas of North America, and founded by lifelong gardener and food activist Carol Koury, Sow True Seed provides open-pollinated, heirloom and organic vegetable, herb, and flower seeds to enthusiastic home gardeners and small market farmers, while also supporting independent, regional agricultural initiatives that foster a vibrant, sustainable economy, and true food sovereignty.
Thank you for growing with us!
Available Seed Gift Collections in Sturdy Reusable Tins:
Cool Season Garden: 10 varieties that will flourish in cool temperatures making these perfect choices for both spring and fall growing. Collection contains one packet of each of: Beet, Detroit Dark Red (organic); Broccoli, Di Ciccio (organic); Carrot, Tendersweet (organic); Kale, Vates-Dwarf Blue Curled Scotch; Lettuce, Merveille 4 Seasons (organic); Snap Pea, Sugar Snap; Bunching Onion, Long White Bunching; Radish, French Breakfast; Spinach, Bloomsdale Long Standing; Swiss Chard, Rainbow Blend.
Edible Flower Garden: Adding flowers to your plate is an easy way to bring love to your food. They really make your dishes special and beautiful. This grouping of 5 is our favorite for beauty, ease of growth, and taste. Collection Contains One Packet Each of: Chives ORG, Calendula- Pacific Beauty, Nasturtium- Dwarf Jewel Mix, Viola- Johnny Jump Up, Lemon Gem Marigold
Culinary Herb Garden: Where would we be without herbs? Our food would be a lot less tasty, that's for sure. You'll be cooking with panache with this collection of our 8 most popular herbs. Collection contains one packet each of: Basil, Genovese (organic); Chives (organic); Cilantro (organic); Dill, Bouquet (organic); Oregano, Greek (organic); Parsley, Italian Giant (organic); Sage, Broad Leaf Culinary; Thyme, English
Children's Garden: Foster the love of gardening in the next generation! This grouping of 9 varieties was chosen for their fun colors, silly shapes, and yummy flavors sure to appeal to kids of all ages! Collection Contains One Packet Each of: Bush Bean- Dragon Tongue; Carrot- Little Finger ORG; Gourd- Tennessee Spinning Top; Lettuce- Freckles ORG; Pumpkin- Jack-B-Little; Snap Pea- Sugar Ann; Summer Squash- Scallop Yellow Bush ORG; Sunflower- Teddy Bear; Watermelon- Sugar Baby
Pollinator Garden: What's the easiest thing you can do to help our precious pollinators? Plant flowers of course! These 7 flowers will not only beautify your yard, but will make every bee and butterfly in your neighborhood flutter with joy. Collection Contains One Packet Each of: Bee Balm- Lemon Mint; Hyssop; Asclepias- Butterfly Milkweed; Sunflower- Autumn Beauty; Echinacea- Purple Coneflower; Borage; Corn Poppy Mix
Medicinal Herb Garden: Save money and make your own medicines! These 5 superstars are said to treat common ailments such as colds and flu, inflammation, minor cuts, infections, anxiety, and help with digestion. Collection Contains One Packet Each of: Basil- Tulsi Kapoor, Calendula- Resina, Echinacea- Purple Coneflower, Hyssop, St. Johns Wort
Pizza Garden: Love pizza? Or maybe you need to convince a child in your life that eating their veggies can be super fun! This collection of 5 favorites has all you'll need to top the perfect pizza! Collection Contains One Packet Each of: Tomato- Roma; Sweet Pepper- Big Red; Onion- Walla-Walla Sweet Spanish; Oregano- Greek; Basil- Genovese ORG
Herbal Tea Garden: Calming or invigorating, these 5 herbs have it all. Easy to grow and long lasting, drink them alone or try your hand at blending your own delicious teas! All of these herbs are reported to have medicinal properties. Collection Contains One Packet Each of: Anise Hyssop ORG; Bee Balm- Lemon Mint; Borage; Chamomile- German; Basil- Tulsi, Kapoor