2019 – Organic Seed Companies in Washington, Oregon and British Columbia – Updated and Annotated
Download a free catalog or request one by mail. Plan your garden with new varieties of veggies and plants along with old favorites. When purchasing seeds, many gardeners prefer to buy from companies located in their same geographic location. Here are some peoples’ favorites from around the Maritime Northwest. Download PDF
Ed Hume Seeds: Pacific Northwest
Ed Hume Seeds is a family owned and operated business located in the Pacific NW. We’ve been selling the highest quality seeds and garden products since 1977. Our seed line is specially selected for short season and cool climate areas. This makes our varieties perfect for high altitudes and early or late planting in warm climates.
Seed Savers: Pacific Northwest
Rare Varieties from the World. Since 1975, we have grown, saved, and shared heirloom seeds and led a movement to protect biodiversity and preserve heirloom varieties. At the heart of our organization is a seed bank that houses a collection of 20,000+ rare, open-pollinated varieties. With gardeners like you, we can get these seeds where they belong—in gardens and on tables everywhere, for generations to come.
Irish Eyes Garden Seeds: Ellensburg, WA,
Irish Eyes Garden Seeds not only specializes in potatoes but we are truly a one stop shop for all of your gardening needs. We offer hundreds of varieties of organic vegetable seed, garlic, onions, shallots, strawberry and asparagus roots, gardening tools, informational booklets, soil preparation products, and many organic and natural fertilizers. We hope you enjoy looking through our products. If you have any questions or would like to place an order, our customer service representatives would be glad to help you. Thank you!
Deep Harvest Farm: Home: Whidbey Island, WA
Deep Harvest Farm is a certified-organic vegetable, seed and flower farm on Washington State’s Whidbey Island. We focus on three-season vegetable …
Uprising Seeds: Bellingham, WA
We are proud to have been Washington’s first 100% Certified Organic seed company. All our seeds are Certified Organic, Open-Pollinate, and grown by small family farms in the Pacific Northwest. Uprising Seeds is a small family run organic seed farm and the culmination of years of fresh market farming, variety trialing, seed production and breeding work.
Osborn Quality Seeds: Skagit Valley, WA
Osborne Seed is a vegetable seed dealer in the Skagit Valley of Washington State, specializing in innovative varieties and excellent customer service.Our selection includes vegetables, flowers and herbs, both hybrids and open-pollinated varieties, available as certified organic, untreated and treated seed. Every order is custom packaged by our expert warehouse workers.
Nichols Garden Nursery: Albany, OR
We have been in the seed and nursery business since 1950. Our purpose during these years has been to bring people closer to nature through gardening. Nothing can equal the sense of accomplishment and health benefits of growing hundreds of pounds of vegetables from a few ounces of seeds. Gardening keeps us physically active while providing a source of many of our most nutritious and delicious meals just a few steps out our back door.
Nichols Garden Nursery is a family business. Two generations are now involved.
Adaptive Seeds: Sweet Home, OR
We steward rare, diverse and resilient seed varieties for ecologically-minded farmers, gardeners and seed savers. Our seed is adapted to the Pacific Northwest and other short season northern climates. We sell only public domain, open pollinated (OP) seed, as well as diverse gene pool mixes. – Diverse, Open-pollinated, and Organic Seed
Siskiyou Seeds: Williams, OR
Siskiyou Seeds is dedicated to providing growers of all scales with certified organic, open pollinated seeds of exceptional vigor, quality and integrity. We are unique in the seed world in that we actually grow most of the seed that we sell here at our family farm.
Territorial Seed: Cottage Grove, OR
Territorial Seed Company is a privately held company, wholly owned by Tom and Julie Johns. Purchased in 1985 from its founder Steve Solomon, Tom and Julie have grown the business substantially over the past 30 years but have never strayed far from the original course set by Steve. Vegetable Seeds, Flower Seeds, Herb Seed, Garden Seed
The Thyme Garden: Alsea, OR
The Thyme Garden Herb Company is an eclectic, earth friendly family business working with nature to provide all naturally grown herb seeds and herb plants, along with bulk dried herbs, herb teas, herb seasonings, hop rhizomes, herbal honey, herbal cookbook, and much more. We are driven by our passion to add more to the environment than we take.
Victory Seed Co: Molalla, OR
The Victory Seed Company is a small, family owned and operated organization that works to preserve plant varieties by locating, growing, documenting and offering rare, open-pollinated, non-GMO, non-hybrid, heirloom seeds to home gardeners. Unlike most garden seed merchants, we actually grow seeds on our farm and help to support other small seed farmers by purchasing what we don’t grow from our network of growers.
Wild Garden Seed: Philomath, OR
All seed is Organically Grown at Gathering Together Farm along the winding Marys River on the edge of Philomath, Oregon. All of this seed is open pollinated, untreated, germ and vigor tested in living soil mix, and well cleaned. These varieties have proven themselves popular and profitable in farmer’s markets locally and in fine restaurants on both coasts. Many of these same seeds are for sale in the other catalogs that they supply, but this is the only source for the entire commercial collection of Wild Garden Seed from Gathering Together Farm, organically certified since 1987.
Nature’s Garden Seed: Duncan, British Columbia
Native plants are a fundamental component of biological diversity. Their flowers, fruits and foliage are an important source of food and shelter for a wide variety of wildlife from microorganisms to insects, birds and mammals.
Native plants are extremely hardy, having adapted over time to local climatic extremes. They are also much more resistant to disease and pests than introduced plants.
Full Circle Seeds: Sooke, British Columbia
2019 celebrates 26 years of growing and selling seeds from our farm! You will find among our seeds many heritage varieties selected by generations for their excellent flavour and pest resistance. Also, you will find unusual varieties from Asia and Europe – prized by chefs from our best restaurants. All of Full Circle Seeds are grown at our farm ALM Organic Farm in Sooke and are certified by Islands Organic Producers Association.
Salt Spring Seeds: Salt Spring Island, British Columbia
This is our 32nd year of promoting a safe, sustainable and local agriculture. It is very gratifying to now see so many individuals and communities embracing this concept! We hope that some of the vegetables, beans, grains and herbs in this catalogue will help you to become more self-reliant in food and medicine.
All our seeds are organically grown, untreated, open-pollinated and non-GMO. We grow all our own seeds and sell only our most recent harvest. We fill orders year-round and usually within a day or two of receiving your requests.
Seed Savers: Vancouver, British Columbia
Since 1975, we have grown, saved, and shared heirloom seeds and led a movement to protect biodiversity and preserve heirloom varieties. At the heart of our organization is a seed bank that houses a collection of 20,000+ rare, open-pollinated varieties. With gardeners like you, we can get these seeds where they belong—in gardens and on tables everywhere, for generations to come.
The Butchart Garden Ltd.: Brentwood Bay, Canada
With a former quarry as a canvas, Jennie Butchart envisioned transforming this space into a beautiful garden haven, overflowing with lush greens and colourful blooms. The result of her vision is The Gardens, which are still family run to this day.
West Coast Seeds: Vancouver, Canada
West Coast Seeds was founded in 1983 in Vancouver, British Columbia. Our purpose is to source and supply seeds of a higher quality than have been available to home gardeners. Following the traditions of organic farming and gardening, untreated and certified organic seeds are our focus. Today we offer over 1,000 varieties of untreated, non GMO, non GEO, open pollinated, and hybrid seeds as well as a wide range of quality gardening supplies. West Coast Seeds is certified by the Pacific Agriculture Certification Society (Registration number 16-205).
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