We provide a convenient seed kit to Canadian vegetable gardeners.
The Stress-Free Vegetable Seed Kit
The Stress-Free Vegetable Seed Kit is a collection of 9 vegetable seed varieties, specifically chosen for Canadian gardeners. These seeds are well-suited to our climate and short growing season. Each kit contains enough seeds to plant a productive vegetable garden. This kit is also perfect for container gardening and for use in raised beds. All of our seeds are untreated and suitable for organic growing.
- Cucumber - Marketmore 76 (40)
- Tomato - Bonny Best (30)
- Lettuce - Buttercrunch (600)
- Beet - Detroit Dark Red (50)
- Pea - Homesteader (40)
- Pepper - California Wonder (25)
- Bean - Pike Bush Bean (40)
- Carrot - Scarlet Nantes (600)
- Zucchini - Black Beauty (24)
Note: The number of seeds in each kit is shown in brackets above.
We've included a colour insert describing each vegetable, as well as our handy planting chart. The planting chart is a valuable reference for key information, such as seed depth, seed spacing and row spacing.
Planting instructions and growing tips are printed right on the seed packets. That's useful information right where you need it. We think seeds and instructions should never be separated. That's stress-free planting.
Makes a Great Gift
The Stress-Free Vegetable Seed Kit makes a great gift. Why not add an extra kit or two for the gardeners in your life?
More About Our Seeds
All of our seeds are top quality, untreated and non-GMO. More details about each vegetable are provided below.
Cucumber - Marketmore 76
Get slicing! This popular heirloom cucumber is well know for its crisp crunch and sweet taste. Refreshing in a salad and perfect for pickling, Marketmore 76 cucumbers are tough to beat. These productive plants produce smooth, dark-green cucumbers on short vines, resulting in higher yields for smaller gardens and raised beds.
Tomato - Bonny Best
Beautiful red tomatoes. Our heirloom seeds are perfect for Canadian gardeners, ripening early and producing abundant quantities of juicy, great-tasting tomatoes all season long. A popular old-fashioned tomato, Bonny Best is ideal for slicing, sauces, canning and salsas. Or use your tomatoes to make the best-tasting tomato soup ever. These seeds grow particularly well in Northern climates, making them a great choice.
Lettuce - Buttercrunch
As its name suggests, this sweet-tasting lettuce boasts a smooth crunchy flavour without a hint of bitterness. Enjoy it straight from the garden on a sandwich or make some melt-in-your-mouth lettuce wraps. These Buttercrunch seeds germinate quickly and tolerate a wide variety of growing conditions, making them an excellent option for novice gardeners.
Beet - Detroit Dark Red
This open-pollinated, heirloom beet is well-known for its deep red colour and smooth skin. Enjoy them fresh from the garden, pickled or canned. They are especially suited for pickling, producing a beautiful deep red brine. These beets will look fantastic on your harvest table with their uniform, dark round roots and tall shiny tops.
Pea - Homesteader
The sweetest pea around. With 7-9 large peas in each pod, these dark-green, scrumptious peas are a joy to grow and eat. Known for their pleasant flavour, this high-quality pea is popular for a good reason. Serve them fresh from the pod or pop them in the freezer for future enjoyment.
Pepper - California Wonder
The California Wonder is the gold standard in bell peppers. These reliable plants produce thick-walled sweet peppers with a beautiful smooth skin. California Wonder peppers can be picked green or left to turn bright red in the summer heat. Each pepper has four lobes of sweet juiciness. Perfect for stuffing or stir-fries, your home-grown peppers will quickly become your favourite.
Bean - Pike Bush Bean
This open-pollinated variety is both delicious and high-yielding. The beautiful dark-green pods of this plant grow straight and slim. The tender beans tucked inside are packed with flavour and goodness. Fresh from the garden or fresh from the freezer, these beans will not disappoint. Their heat tolerance and natural resistance to disease make them easy to grow.
Carrot - Scarlet Nantes
You'll love these sweet and tender carrots. Scarlet Nantes is a crisp, juicy and high-yielding carrot ideal for North American growing conditions. The bright orange roots can be harvested early as baby carrots or left to grow to about 7 inches. Their cylindrical shape makes them perfect for slicing. Scarlet Nantes carrots store exceptionally well and can be frozen for enjoyment all winter long. Our heirloom carrot seeds were hand-harvested and packed with care.
Zucchini - Black Beauty
This classic heirloom summer squash is well-known for its dark-green glossy fruits with crisp white flesh. These plants mature quickly, providing loads of these beauties throughout the summer. The best variety for freezing, Black Beauty zucchini is a versatile, great-tasting choice for your garden.
- Fran B
"I am impressed by the heirloom selection... All the old names we grew in our commercial greenhouse 65 years ago."
- Tina J
"Ordered the seeds as a gift. Fast delivery. Very happy with my purchase and will definitely order from here again!"
- Donna A
"Very fast service! I’m thrilled with my seeds and the packaging they came in... thank you..."