Heirloom Seed Store News

We would like to wish you all a Safe, Healthy and Happy New Year as we look forward to a Great 2022 Season!

Welcome to The Heirloom Seed Store featuring Franchi Old World Italian Seeds!  As 4th generation Farmers and Purveyors of Franchi Seeds, these are the ONLY seeds we sell.  We use them on our farm and now you can grow them too!  We have over 500 varieties of Italian Heirloom, NON GMO seeds that produce healthy plants providing great tasting food.  Please enjoy your visit and be well!   Farmer John and Eda

What to Grow SOON:

Spring Onion, Pepper Starts, Tomato Starts,  Eggplant starts, Beets, Celery, Fennel, Leek, Parsley, Peas, Radish, Spinach, Chives, Cress, Lovage, Sage

As always, a free pack of seed with your order.


  • Welcome to The Heirloom Seed Store!

    We carry the best selection of Franchi Old World Italian Seeds, imported directly from Italy, which means non-GMO, open-pollinated seed goodness. Take a look at our online store, where you’ll find over 400 varieties of Franchi heirloom seeds!

  • What to Start Now

    Carrots are easy to grow and best in cool conditions such as Spring or Fall. With over 10 varieties to choose from, we’re sure you’ll find one you love.

  • Violetto Precoce (Artichoke)

    A mid-early vigorous attractive plant producing medium sized, thornless purple artichoke globes which have tender meaty leaves. One of the most traditional of Italian vegetables. Non GMO.

Boby Bianco String Beans

These bush-type beans have a long, productive season. Thin, crisp and sweet taste. They’re our most popular bush bean. Give them a try today!

Fresh from the Farm

Happy Spring

Hello to our Friends of The Heirloom Seed Store. Happy Spring!  . We believe people are thinking it is OK to start planning & planting their home gardens, again. The winter rains did not eliminate our drought, but our customers want to get their hands in the dirt! Many have already started! It is time to plant starts for our... Read More