The Seed Collection: Online Seed Store for Australian Gardeners.

Heirloom, open pollinated, non hybrid and non GMO seeds with no chemical treatments:

Australian ownedThe Seed Collection Pty Ltd is an Australian owned and operated business based in Ferntree Gully, Victoria.  We supply seeds to Australian and New Zealand gardeners.  

 

We specialise in:

  • Herb, vegetable and flower seeds. 
  • Heirloom, open pollinated, non-hybrid and non GMO varieties with no chemical treatments.
  • Custom made seed packets

 

It's our aim to make more seeds, more accessible to more people. It's our aim to help you.  We don't waste resources on unnecessary packaging or marketing.  Instead we supply our seeds in simple packaging and count on our customers to spread the word about our business by telling their friends. This ultimately means we are able to offer our seeds at a significantly better price than most other seed suppliers.  Don't believe us?  Browse our catalogue and see for yourself ;)

 

We hope you have fun browsing our website and look forward to taking your order :) 

 

Happy gardening!

-The Seed Collection

What to sow in early Winter (June)

Click the links below to see a list of herb, vegetable and flower seeds suitable for sowing in early Winter in your climate (Australia).

Tropical Climate- What to sow in early Winter Warm Climate- What to sow in early Winter Moderate Climate- What to sow in early Winter Cool Climate- What to sow in early Winter

or download our sowing chart here.

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