Vegetable Seed & Plant Mail Order Sources

The suppliers listed on this page claim to have a wide range of or only supply vegetable seed. Other companies supply vegetable seeds as part of their general catalogue. See also the exhibition vegetables page. Unless stated these suppliers are not open to visitors but some will arrange tours if approached.

National Vegetable Society
 5 Whitelow Road, Heaton Moor, Stockport SK4 4BY 
Tel: 0161 442 7190
Website: http://www.nvsuk.org.uk
If your interest stretches from your garden or allotment to competitions and shows, the society can help you with tips and hints on growing better produce and showing it to its best advantage.
Anioleka Heirloom Vegetable Seeds Company  - Not recommended - visit http://www.allotments4all.co.uk/joomla/smf/index.php?topic=25836.0
 5 Eastsyde Place, Portlethen Aberdeenshire AB12 4TW
Website:
www.seedfest.co.uk
Offering: Heritage vegetable seed, especially tomato and peppers (sweet, chili and bell)
List/catalogue: Catalogue online, download order form
Association Kokopelli (formerly Terre de Semences Organic seeds)
Ripple Farm, Crundale, Canterbury, Kent CT4 7EB
Tel: 01227 731815 fax: 01227 730790
Website: www.organicseedsonline.com
Offering: Seeds of flowers and vegetables organic heritage wildflowers herbs
List/catalogue: On-line ordering of 900 varieties.172 page seed handbook with loads of information about 1,400 varieties, 5
A membership scheme offers reduced prices
J W Boyce
Bush Pasture, Fordham, Ely CB7 5JU
Tel: 01638 721158
Offering: General seed catalogue, green manure, large selection of pansies
Charlton Park Garden Centre
Charlton Road, Wantage, Oxfordshire OX12 8EP
Tel: 01235 772700 fax: 01235 760414
Website: www.charlton-park.co.uk
Offering: Potatoes, Bulk sales for farmers and groups runner beans, broad beans, peas, organic
List/catalogue: on-line ordering
See website for opening hours
Jennifer Birch
Garfield Villa, Belle Vue Road, Stroud
Tel: 01453 750371
Offering: Garlic
DT Brown
Bury Road, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7PR
Tel: 0845 1662275 fax: 0845 1662283
Website: www.dtbrownseeds.co.uk
Offering: Seeds of flowers & vegetables, plants, potatoes
List/catalogue: On-line illustrated catalogue and ordering
Delfland Nurseries
Benwick Road, Doddington, March, Cambridgeshire PE15 0TU
Tel: 01354 740553 fax: 01354 741200
Website: www.organicplants.co.uk
List/catalogue: Online illustrated catalogue and ordering
Offering: Selections of organic vegetable, bedding, herbaceous and strawberry plants
Samuel Dobie & Son
Long Road, Paignton, Devon, TQ4 7SX
Tel: 0870 1123623 fax: 0870 1123624
Website: www.dobies.co.uk
Offering: Seeds of flowers and vegetables & young plants, potatoes
List/catalogue: On-line illustrated catalogue and ordering
Edulis - RHS Plant Finder
1 Flowers Piece, Ashampstead, Berkshire RG8 8SG
Tel: 01635 578113 fax: 01635 578113
Website: www.edulis.co.uk 
Offering: Unusual edibles, architectural & permaculture plants grown in peat free compost
List/catalogue: Downloadable catalogue, off-line ordering
Thomas Etty Esq
45, Forde Avenue, Bromley, Kent BR1 3EU
Tel: 0208 4666785
Website: www.thomasetty.co.uk
Offering: Seeds of organic, heritage vegetables & flowers, herbs & wildflowers & bulbs
List/catalogue: On-line descriptive list (with history of varieties) off-line ordering
Fear the Chilli
Website: www.fearthechilli.com
Offering: Collections and individual chilli seeds and plants
List/catalogue: On-line catalogue and ordering for collections, email for individual varieties
Mr Fothergill's
Gazely Road, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 7QB
Tel: 01638 751161 fax: 01639 554081
Website: www.mr-fothergills.co.uk
Offering: Seeds of flowers and vegetables & young plants
List/catalogue: On-line illustrated catalogue and ordering
Future Foods
Ceased trading
The Garlic Seed Stock Company
Roadside Farm, The Clays, Brant Broughton, Lincolnshire LN5 0RW
Tel: 01522 788023
e-mail: [email protected]
Offering: Vegetable seeds &  Garlic - 30 varieties
List/catalogue: SAE or e-mail for catalogue
Garlic World
7 Grange Lane, Willingham by Stow, Gainsborough, Lincolnshire DN21 5LB
Website: www.garlicworld.co.uk
Offering: Garlic - 30 varieties. Garlic World maintains the largest collection of garlic in the UK and sells surplus cloves each Autumn
List/catalogue: On-line list, with lots of information on garlic, off-line ordering
Halcyon Seeds
Closed
The Herbary
161 Chapel Street, Horningsham, Wiltshire BA12 7LU
Tel: 01985 844442
e-mail: [email protected]
Offering: Organic and heritage peas, beans, herb & green manure seeds
List/catalogue: Phone, email or write for catalogue
Open by appointment only
Heritage Seed Library
Ryton Organic Gardens, Coventry, Warwickshire, CV8 3LG
Tel: 024 7630 3517 fax: 024 7663 9229
Website: www.hdra.org.uk/hsl
Offering: Seeds of heritage vegetables
List/catalogue: 6 varieties available each year to members only
Home Garden Seeds - Part of CN Seeds
Pymoor, Ely, Cambridgeshire CB6 2ED
Tel: 01353 699889    fax: 01353 698806
Website: www.homegardenseeds.co.uk
Offering: Seeds of flowers, ornamental grasses, wildflowers, herbs, vegetables and organic
List/catalogue: On-line illustrated catalogue and ordering
Kings Seeds
Monks Farm, Kelvedon, Colchester, Essex CO5 9PG
Tel: 01376 570000 fax: 01376 571189
Website: www.kingsseeds.com
Offering: Seeds of flowers, vegetables, green manures, organic and sweet peas, young plants & potatoes
List/catalogue: On-line illustrated catalogue and ordering (and very informative free printed catalogue)
Trade quantities offered
Marshalls Seeds
Wisbech, Cambridgeshire PE13 2 RF
Tel: 01945 583407 fax: 01945 855235
Website: www.marshalls-seeds.co.uk
Offering: Seeds of flowers and vegetables, young plants & potatoes
List/catalogue: On-line illustrated catalogue and ordering - no indication of quantity of seeds in many of the packets
MAS
4 Pinhills, Wenhill Heights, Calne, Wiltshire, SN11 OSA
Tel: 01249 819013 fax: 01249 819013
Website: www.meadowmania.co.uk
Offering: Seeds of organic herbs & vegetables, wildflowers and wildflower plugs
List/catalogue: On-line descriptive list and ordering
S M McArd
39 West Road, Pointon, Sleaford, Lincolnshire, NG34 0NA
Tel: 01529 240765 fax: 01529 240765
Website: www.smmcard.com
Offering: Seeds of less common varieties of vegetable, organic oriental and vegetables, pea, bean, herbs, flowers, fruit, nuts & flowers - no indication of quantity of seeds in many of the packets
List/catalogue: On-line list and ordering
Nicky's Nursery
Fairfield Road, Broadstairs, Kent CT10 2JU
Tel: 01843 600972 fax: 01843 600972
Website: www.nickys-nursery.co.uk
Offering: Seeds of herbs, trees, flowers, vegetables, wildflowers & bonsai
List/catalogue: On-line part illustrated catalogue and ordering
Organic Gardening Catalogue
Riverdene Business Park, Molesey Road, Hersham, Surrey, KT12 4RG
Tel: 01932 253666 fax: 01932 252707
Website: www.organiccatalogue.com
Offering: Seeds of flowers, vegetables and green manures, potatoes, organic
List/catalogue: On-line illustrated catalogue and ordering 10% discount to HDRA members
Ready to Grow
Website: www.readytogrow.co.uk
Offering: Seeds of tomatoes, chillies, bananas, palms and other exotics
List/catalogue: On-line illustrated catalogue and ordering
The Real Seed Catalogue part of the Vida Verde Collection
Brithdir Mawr Farm, Newport near Fishguard, Pembrokeshire SA42 0QJ
Tel: 01239 821107
Website: www.realseeds.co.uk
Offering: Vegetable seeds, organic, heritage
List/catalogue: Phone, email or write for catalogue - On-line descriptive list soon
Seeds-by-Size
45 Crouchfield, Hemel Hempstead, Herts HP1 1PA
Website: www.seeds-by-size.co.uk
Offering: Seeds of flowers, including sweet peas and violas, vegetables, herbs
List/catalogue: On-line list, off-line ordering
Seeds of Italy
260 West Hendon Broadway, London, NW9 6AG
Tel: 020 89302516 fax: 020 89302516
Website: www.seedsofitaly.sagenet.co.uk
Offering: Seeds of Mediterranean flowers, vegetables and herbs
List/catalogue: On-line illustrated catalogue and ordering
Shelley Seeds
5 Speedwell Close, Chester CH3 6DX
Offering: Seeds of vegetables & herbs, potatoes
List/catalogue: Free list
Simpson's Seeds
The Walled Garden, Longleat, Warminster BA12 7NQ
Tel: 01985 845004
Webesite: www.simpsonsseeds.co.uk
Offering: Vegetable seeds and some plants especially tomato & chilis
List/catalogue: On-line part-illustrated catalogue and ordering
See website for opening hours
Suffolk Herbs
Monks Farm, Kelvedon, Colchester, Essex CO5 9PG
Tel: 01376 572456 fax: 01376 571189
Website: www.suffolkherbs.com
Offering: Seeds of flowers, vegetables, organic, heritage, green manure and herbs
List/catalogue: On-line ordering and informative free printed catalogue
Tamar Organics
Tavistock Woodlands Estate, Gulworthy, Tavistock, Devon PL19 8DE
Tel: 01822 834887 fax: 01822 834284
Website: www.tamarorganics.co.uk
Offering: Organic seeds of flowers, vegetables, green manures, wildflowers, herbs and potatoes
List/catalogue: On-line list, off-line ordering
Organic Garden Centre open 9.30-5pm Tue-Fri 10-3pm Sat
Terwins Seeds
17 Green Lane, Cockfield, Bury St Edmonds, Suffolk IP30 0HL
Tel: 01284 828255 fax: 01284 828255
Website: www.terwinseeds.co.uk
Offering: Seeds of vegetables, flowers, Kings' sweet peas, wildflowers, herbs, many organic plus garlic, onion and shallot sets
List/catalogue: On-line part illustrated catalogue, off-line ordering
Thompson & Morgan
Poplar Lane, Ipswich, Suffolk IP8 3BU
Tel: 01473 695200 fax: 01473 680199
Website: www.thompson-morgan.com
Offering: Seeds of flowers, vegetables and green manures, young plants and potatoes
List/catalogue: On-line illustrated catalogue and ordering
Tuckers Seeds
Brewery Meadow, Stonepark, Ashburton, Newton Abbot, Devon TQ13 7DG
Tel: 01364 652233 fax: 01364 654211
Website: www.edwintucker.com
Offering: Seeds of flowers, vegetables, green manure, organic & wildflowers and potatoes Bulk sales for farmers and groups
List/catalogue: On-line catalogue (best downloaded), off-line ordering
See website for details of opening times
Victoriana Nursery Gardens
Challock, Ashford, Kent TN25 4DG
Tel: 01233 740529
Website: www.victoriana.ws
Offering: Fuchsia collections, vegetable seeds & plants, pond plants, medicinal & healing plants, herbaceous perennials, hedging, soft & top fruit & vines
List/catalogue: On-line illustrated list and ordering
See website for opening hours
VidaVerde Seed Collection
See the Real Seed Collection above
Wallis Seeds
Broads Green, Great Waltham, Chelmsford, Essex CM3 1DS
Tel: 01245 360413
e-mail: [email protected]
Offering: Seeds of vegetables & herbs, organic
List/catalogue: Free

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