Vegetable Seeds for Hot Climates
These seeds are imported from Asia especially for
gardeners in hot climates and tropical areas. They are also a
means of having a late summer crop in temperate areas.
3151 Red/Green Leafed Amaranth
Green and red leaved variety. The leaves are green and
elongated in shape. Maturity: 25-30 days. A very fragrant
3417 UC157 Asparagus
Clonal hybrid, high yield, great spear quality, dark green, smooth, tight tip. Heat tolerant.
3407 Broccoli Diplomat
F1, Blue green head, small bead, hot and cold tolerant, semi domed head, heat tolerant, 75 days.
3412 Cabbage Charmant
F1, early season, withstands summer heat, compact for short spacing, 3-5 lb head, 60 days.
3414 Cabbage K-K Cross
F1, Medium large flat heads, early, high heat and humidity tolerance, 60 days.
FB120 Tropic Giant Cabbage
F1, Huge 10-12 lb flat mid green head, slow bursting, heat tolerant, great taste, fresh market favorite, 80 days.
RHC901 Cumberland Cauliflower
Large 7-1/2" dome, heat tolerant, good self wrap, vigorous, bright white curds, 75 days.
3406 Cucumber Little Tyke
A prolific F1 hybrid, baby cuc or pickler, 1 x 3-1/2", medium cavity, heat tolerant, good keeper, 35 days.
3415 Cucumber White Wonder
A beautiful and delicious slicer or pickle, excellent for salads, 6 x 2-1/2", heat tolerant, 58 days.
FB126 Turkish Orange Eggplant
Unique, brilliant orange, green stripes, tennis ball size, very flavorful, great stuffed, 90 days.
IP052 Purple Tiger Stripe Eggplant
(Lao Purple Stripe), 2" round, purple/white striped, 90 days, well suited for hot climates.
IP019 Endive: Bianca Riccia
For salad mix, extra cut, fringed leaf, light green, pink petiole, heat and cold tolerant, 35 days.
JF324 Greens: Vitamin Greens
For baby leaf salad mix, smooth dark green leaf mature 4" x 12", tender, not mustardy, tolerates heat and cold, 30 days.
JF325 Greens: Komatsuna Red Mustard Spinach
Japanese type, for salad and braising mix, uniform, round dark green leaf, heat tolerant, 35 days.
JF327 New Red Fire Lettuce
Medium large dark red, very uniform, ruffled leaf, slow bolting, heat tolerant, 48 days.
IP042 Esmeralda Lettuce
Mid-size mid-green firm head, tender leaf, slow bolting, resists tip burn, heat tolerant, 55 days.
JF329 Summertime Lettuce
Crisp head iceberg, slow bolt, ideal for home gardener, heat tolerant, 69 days.
IP032 Thai Best Melon
This is a unique melon from Thailand. Fruits are green skin with the end-to-end white liners. Light green flesh inside is sweet and tasty. Melons are 15-18 cm x 25-30 cm in size and up to 2-3 Kg in weight. Plants grow well in hot weather and rainy climates. This variety bears lots of fruits, reaching the maturity in 60-65 days after sowing.
IP056 Yellow Sweet Melon
This yellow mellon is very popular in Thailand. Fruits are similar to Korean yellow melon in color and skin with white liners, but larger in size and weight. This sweet melon is 15-18 cm in diameter and 25-28 cm in length, up to 2-3 Kg in weight. Plants grow vigorously in warm climates and fruits begin to reach the maturity in 70-80 days after sowing. White flesh is very sweet and tasty.
3408 Onion Tokyo Long
Bunching type, long, upright single stalk, dark green leaf, little bulb, tender, tasty, heat tolerant, 75 days.
3416 Purslane Emerald Green
Thick, juicy, melt in your mouth glossy leaves 2" long x 1/2" wide, 20" tall, pink stems, cut and bunch, heat tolerant, 45 days.
3405 Spinach Unipack 151
Semi-Savoy, upright, dark green, all season, good heat, mildew, and bolt resistance, 40 days.
RTP947 Black From Tula
Deep red-brown beefsteak, smooth, 10 oz, very tasty, sets well
even in heat, Russian heirloom, indeterminate, 75 days.
RTP422 Hot Spell
If you have unusually hot conditions, this is your best bet for a good harvest. Super heat resistant, highly flavorful, round, 7 oz, compact plant, det, 68 days.
University of Florida bred, heat tolerant even over 90º, large
red globes, resists disease, indeterminate, 80 days.