Best Early Spring Varieties

It's off to the races! Early spring is one of the most exciting times of year for a gardener. You've spent the winter daydreaming about gardens future, and now it's time to get down to earth. But early spring also comes with a certain amount of pressure: what you do now will have a big impact on the season. Luckily, you can't go wrong with these tried-and-true favorites that are itching to get growing before any other seeds.

Best Early Spring Sown Varieties

Showing 1 to 24 of 56 items

Wild Arugula

Certified Organic

Smaller, punchier, and hardier than standard arugula.

from $3.85

All Stars Kale

Certified Organic

Mix of Russian and Siberian kales in shades of green and red.

from $4.05

Rainbow Chard

Certified Organic

Easy to grow, ornamental, and nutritious.

from $3.85

Shanghai Green Baby Bok Choy

Certified Organic

Petite, perfectly-shaped bok choy heads for spring and fall.

from $3.85

Nozaki Chinese Cabbage

Certified Organic

A quick-heading Chinese cabbage for the fall garden.

$4.49

Rainbow Lacinato Kale

Certified Organic

Brings beautiful diversity to the kale patch.

from $3.85

American Flag Leek

Certified Organic

Use in delicious winter leek soup.

from $3.35

Garlic Chives

Certified Organic

Easy-to-grow, early perennial herb. Pretty white blooms in late summer.

from $3.85

Evergreen Scallion

A scallion patch is easy to grow and useful nearly all year round.

from $3.85

Scarlet Nantes Carrot

One of the oldest heirloom carrot varieties.

from $3.35

Hungarian Blue Breadseed Poppy

Certified Organic

Brief beauty, long-lasting health.

from $3.35

NEW!
Red Long of Tropea Onion vendor-unknown Red Long of Tropea Onion

Red Long of Tropea Onion

Open Pollinated

from $3.05

Hon Tsai Tai

Purple stems, dark green leaves.

from $3.35

Purple Plum Radish

Certified Organic

Stunning purple skin and crisp white interiors.

from $3.85

English Thyme

Certified Organic

Charming perennial herb for the kitchen garden.

from $3.85

Early Wonder Tall Top Beet

Certified Organic

The name says it all: a speedy beet for spring through fall.

from $3.85

Rudolf Radish

Certified Organic

Well proportioned at any size.

from $3.85

Out of Stock
Siber Frills Kale vendor-unknown

Siber Frills Kale

Certified Organic

Unique, cold hardy variety with hyper-cut out leaf.

$3.85

Parisian Carrot

Certified Organic

Exceptional eating quality; ideal for container culture.

from $3.85

Early Jersey Wakefield Cabbage

Cone-shaped heads that fill out quickly.

from $3.35

Abundant Bloomsdale Spinach

Certified Organic

Boasts cold tolerance and high yields.

from $3.85

Breadseed Poppy Mix

Certified Organic

Brief beauty, long-lasting health.

$4.49

Rembrandt Snapdragon

A vibrant mix that's both hardy and gallery-worthy.

$4.49

Deitrich's Wild Broccoli Raab

Certified Organic

A great summer-sown broccoli raab. 

$4.05