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SEED SWAP


This is a list of some of my extra seeds, and seeds I've collected from my garden.  Some are native to my area in north Florida.  Some came from previous seed swaps.  Most are in my butterfly garden.    I'm always looking for both host plants and nectar plants.  I don't have lots of any one type, and I don't ask for many seeds.  Just enough to start a few plants.

If you don't have seeds to swap, no problem.  I have many (of some) seeds.  Just let me know what you want, and maybe I can send them for a SASE (self addressed envelope).  I'll need an envelope with 44 cents in postage, or two regular stamps will work too.

This list updated 23 March, 2000

bulletAlamanda
bulletBalloon Vine or Love in a Mist; whichever you wanna call it
bulletBorage
bulletBottlebrush tree
bulletBronze Fennel
bulletCallendula
bulletCandlebush - Cassia alata
bulletCanna - Canna flaccida (yellow) or a short, red Hawaiian variety
bulletConeflower, purple
bulletCleome (pink)
bulletCyanne Pepper
bulletCypress Vine
bulletDill
bulletDuchman's Pipe - Aristichola
bulletFennel
bulletFoxglove (pink)
bulletHibiscus moscheutos (pink)
bulletHibiscus coccineus (scarlett)
bulletHollyhock (old fashion, pink and white)
bulletHyacinth Vine (LOTS!)
bulletJohnny Jump-Up
bulletLong-Leaf Viola - Viola lanceolita
bulletMilkweed (scarlett) - Asclepias currassavica
bulletPeppergrass - Lepidium virginicum
bulletPorterweed - Stachytarpheta jamaicensis (coral or blue)
bulletRedroot - Lachmanthes carolinia
bulletRose Companion - Lynchis
bulletSalvia, Coral Nymph
bulletScarlett Runner Beans
bulletSpiderwort - Tradescantia virginiana
bulletYarrow  (yellow)
bulletZennia (assorted colors) grows TALL
bulletMystery seed - either Liatris or Vernonia (no label oops!)  purple

In addition to the above seeds, I have lots of leftover seeds to share.  Many are from previous trades, and some are a few years old, but should still be viable.  If I know the botanical name, I'll give it, but most of my swaps only came with common names

bulletAngle's Trumpets - Datura (white)
bulletBachelor's Buttons (magenta colored)
bulletBeardtongue - Penstemon multiflorus
bulletBlazing Star - Liatris aspera
bulletBlanket Flower - Gillardia
bulletColumbine - Aquilegia canadensis
bulletCornflower (blue)
bulletDianthis (assorted colors)
bulletForget-Me-Nots, Japanese (Cynoglossum)
bulletHyssop - Agastache (very small amount)
bulletLiatris
bulletLove Lies Bleeding (Amaranthus)
bulletNicotiana
bulletRose Companion - Lynchis
bulletSiberian Iris
bulletSweet Sultan 'Dairy Maid'
bulletTrumpet Lilies (mixed)
bulletZennia (Dwarf)
bulletHot Peppers - various varieties

 

I'd like easy to grow seeds for my butterfly garden.  I'm always on the lookout for great nectar plants that attract both butterflies and hummingbirds.  I'd like some new herbs that I don't have: Joe Pye Weed, Betony, Caraway, Curry, Lovage, Tansy, or other host plants.  
Please email me (click on the butterfly email sign, at the left).  Or we can chat if I'm online.  See the grey box below...

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