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 is an Australian owned and operated business based in Ferntree Gully, Victoria.  We supply seeds to Australian 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 Pty Ltd

Should You Soak Your Seeds Before Sowing?

Author: The Seed Collection Pty Ltd   Date Posted: 21 January 2019 

Many gardeners swear by soaking seeds, saying it improves germination rates and speed significantly. But is soaking actually useful in most cases? This article explains the theory behind the process, and describes when it can make a worthwhile difference.

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3 Ways to Preserve Your Homegrown Tomato Crop: Freezing, Bottling, and Drying

Author: The Seed Collection   Date Posted: 14 January 2019 

Unfortunately Tomato harvests don’t last forever, but you can still enjoy the rewards of a tomato glut throughout the rest of the year. Preserving tomatoes is easy and fulfilling, and this article gives detailed instructions on the best ways to do it.

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A Beginner's Guide to Mulch and Mulching

Author: The Seed Collection Pty Ltd   Date Posted: 4 January 2019 

Mulching is a simple technique which provides excellent benefits for your garden. It creates better growing conditions for your plants, suppresses weeds and pests, and can even transform a poor soil texture.

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Starting Seeds in Empty Toilet Rolls: Economical, Sustainable, and Great for Your Seedlings

Author: The Seed Collection Pty Ltd   Date Posted: 27 December 2018 

Using empty toilet rolls as pots is a thrifty and eco-friendly method that gives seeds a great start in life. This article explains the benefits and gives a step-by-step guide on how to get started.

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Powdery Mildew: How to Deal with the Cucurbits' Most Common Problem

Author: The Seed Collection Pty Ltd   Date Posted: 21 December 2018 

Cucurbits such as zucchini, pumpkin, and other squashes are all vulnerable to a powdery mildew infection which can limit productivity. Here's how to reduce the chances of an infection, and deal with the problem if it crops up.

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